South Island Weather

Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula

Fine spells, with isolated showers about the east coast.

Waikato and Waitomo

Cloudy periods.

Taranaki, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Cloud increasing and scattered rain spreading north.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Cloud increasing, rain or drizzle developing this afternoon.

Wanganui to Wellington including Wairarapa

Occasional rain developing this morning, clearing this evening.

Nelson and Marlborough, excluding the Kaikoura Coast

Scattered rain, clearing this afternoon and fine spells developing.

The Kaikoura Coast and Canterbury

Periods of rain or drizzle, clearing from inland parts of Canterbury this morning.

Buller and Westland

Rain north of Hokitika, clearing this morning, but a few showers lingering about Buller.

Fiordland, Southland and Otago

Areas of morning cloud then fine.

Chatham Islands

Rain easing to a few showers this morning, clearing later.


South Island Forecast for Wednesday

  Forecast Min °C Max °C Chance of Rain Frost risk UV
Christchurch Drizzle Drizzle 10 15 50% Nil Moderate
Dunedin Fog then sunny Fog then sunny 6 17 5% Nil Moderate
Alexandra Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 7 16 10% Nil Moderate
Ashburton Fog then sunny Fog then sunny 8 14 20% Nil Moderate
Blenheim Showers easing Showers easing 11 18 50% Nil Moderate
Gore Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 6 15 20% Nil Moderate
Greymouth Rain clearing Rain clearing 11 20 40% Nil Moderate
Hokitika Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 11 20 5% Nil Moderate
Invercargill Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 4 15 5% Slight Moderate
Kaikoura Rain Rain 11 15 90% Nil Moderate
Motueka Late shower Late shower 12 19 40% Nil Moderate
Nelson Possible shower Possible shower 13 18 60% Nil Moderate
Oamaru Fog then sunny Fog then sunny 7 14 40% Nil Moderate
Queenstown Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 8 17 20% Nil Moderate
Reefton Possible shower Possible shower 10 20 20% Nil Moderate
Timaru Fog then sunny Fog then sunny 7 14 60% Nil Moderate
Wanaka Mostly sunny Mostly sunny 9 18 20% Nil Moderate
Westport Fog then sunny Fog then sunny 12 20 40% Nil Moderate
Tekapo Rain Rain 10 14 60% Nil Moderate
Ohau Rain Rain 10 14 60% Nil Moderate
Hawea Rain Rain 10 14 60% Nil Moderate
Te Anau Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 5 15 20% Nil -
Manapouri Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy 5 15 20% Nil -
Produced by Weatherzone based on data from MetService

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