South Island Weather

Northland, Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty

Isolated showers developing this morning, turning to rain this evening with some heavy and thundery falls possible in Northland tonight.

From Waikato to Manawatu, including Taupo, Taumarunui and Taihape

Cloud increasing and rain spreading eastwards this afternoon and evening.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa

Fine, apart from scattered rain in Wairarapa from evening.

Wellington, Kapiti and Taranaki

A few showers developing this morning, turning to rain from afternoon with some heavy falls, and possible thunderstorms in Taranaki.

Nelson and Marlborough

Rain developing this morning, clearing tonight.

Buller and Westland

Rain with heavy falls, easing to showers in Westland this morning and in Buller late afternoon.

Fiordland

Rain, heavy at times, and possibly thundery.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Mostly fine with high cloud.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods.

 
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South Island Forecast for Tuesday

  Forecast Min °C Max °C Chance of Rain Frost risk UV
Christchurch Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 4 16 60% Nil Low
Dunedin Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 6 15 20% Nil Low
Alexandra Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 5 12 40% Slight Low
Ashburton Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 3 15 30% Moderate Low
Blenheim Rain Rain 2 14 90% Moderate Low
Gore Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 6 14 30% Nil Low
Greymouth Showers increasing Showers increasing 7 13 60% Nil Low
Hokitika Rain Rain 7 14 90% Nil Low
Invercargill Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 6 14 70% Nil Low
Kaikoura Showers easing Showers easing 7 14 70% Nil Low
Motueka Rain Rain 6 14 90% Nil Low
Nelson Rain Rain 6 14 90% Nil Low
Oamaru Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 4 16 5% Slight Low
Queenstown Possible shower Possible shower 4 11 60% Slight Low
Reefton Rain developing Rain developing 6 12 50% Nil Low
Timaru Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 3 15 40% Slight Low
Wanaka Showers easing Showers easing 4 11 60% Slight Low
Westport Thunderstorms Thunderstorms 8 14 90% Nil Low
Tekapo Increasing sunshine Increasing sunshine 4 14 10% Slight -
Ohau Increasing sunshine Increasing sunshine 4 14 10% Slight -
Hawea Increasing sunshine Increasing sunshine 4 14 10% Slight -
Te Anau Increasing sunshine Increasing sunshine 8 14 10% Nil -
Manapouri Increasing sunshine Increasing sunshine 8 14 10% Nil -
Produced by Weatherzone based on data from MetService

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