South Island Weather

Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula

Mainly fine, isolated showers this afternoon.

From Waikato to Wellington, also Bay of Plenty, Taupo, Taihape and Wairarapa

Fine spells. Scattered showers developing inland this afternoon, some heavy.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Scattered showers, some possibly heavy about the ranges during the afternoon and evening.

Marlborough

Fine, apart from coastal cloud morning and night.

Southern Fiordland, Southland and Dunedin

Scattered light rain or drizzle developing in southern Fiordland this morning, spreading to coastal Southland in the afternoon, and further north in the evening.

The remainder of the South Island

Fine weather.

The Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods.

 
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South Island Forecast for Wednesday

  Forecast Min °C Max °C Chance of Rain Frost risk UV
Christchurch Mostly sunny Mostly sunny -1 15 40% Slight Moderate
Dunedin Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 0 17 5% High Low
Alexandra Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy -1 13 20% Severe Low
Ashburton Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 0 13 5% High Moderate
Blenheim Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 4 18 50% Slight Moderate
Gore Late shower Late shower 1 15 60% High Low
Greymouth Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 2 14 10% Moderate Moderate
Hokitika Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 2 14 5% Moderate Moderate
Invercargill Showers Showers 1 14 80% Moderate Low
Kaikoura Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 6 15 40% Nil Moderate
Motueka Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 6 16 20% Nil Moderate
Nelson Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 6 17 30% Nil Moderate
Oamaru Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 2 13 30% Moderate Moderate
Queenstown Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy -1 13 30% High Low
Reefton Cloud increasing Cloud increasing 0 16 20% High Moderate
Timaru Frost then sunny Frost then sunny 0 14 10% High Moderate
Wanaka Frost then sunny Frost then sunny -1 14 10% Severe Low
Westport Sunny Sunny 4 16 5% Slight Moderate
Tekapo Sunny Sunny 0 15 5% High Moderate
Ohau Sunny Sunny 0 15 5% High Moderate
Hawea Sunny Sunny 0 15 5% High Moderate
Te Anau Rain developing Rain developing 2 12 50% Moderate -
Manapouri Rain developing Rain developing 2 12 50% Moderate -
Produced by Weatherzone based on data from MetService

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