Urban weather

North Island

Valid until 12:00 pm on Sunday, 30 April 2017:

Auckland

  • High: 20

Rain, chance heavy, turning to a few showers during the morning.Fine spells developing in the afternoon. Northwesterlies changing strong southwest.

Gisborne

  • High: 22

Occasional rain, chance heavy and thundery from afternoon, clearing in the evening. Northwesterlies, strong at times, an evening southwest change.

Hamilton

  • High: 19

Rain, chance heavy, easing to a few showers in the morning.Northwest winds turning southwest.

Hastings

  • High: 21

Rain easing to a few showers in the morning, but returning at night. Fresh northwesterlies, changing southwest in the afternoon.

Kaitaia

  • High: 20

Rain, chance heavy and thundery at first, turning to a few showers during the morning. Northwest winds changing strong southwest.

Levin

  • High: 18

Periods of rain, clearing for a time from late morning. Westerlies turning southerly in the evening.

Masterton

  • High: 19

Periods of rain, mainly in the morning and evening, with fine spells in between. Winds turning southwest in the morning, strong at times.

Napier

  • High: 22

Rain easing to a few showers in the morning, but returning at night. Fresh northwesterlies, changing southwest in the afternoon.

New Plymouth

  • High: 19

Periods of rain, with heavy and possibly thundery falls at first, clearing for a time during late morning and afternoon. Southwesterlies.

Palmerston North

  • High: 18

Periods of rain, clearing for a time from late morning. Westerlies turning southerly in the evening.

Paraparaumu

  • High: 18

Periods of rain, clearing for a time from late morning. Westerlies turning southerly in the evening.

Rotorua

  • High: 18

Rain, with heavy falls and thunderstorms, easing to a few showers late morning. Northwest winds turning southwest.

Taumarunui

  • High: 18

Rain, clearing for a time during late morning and early afternoon. Southwesterlies.

Taupo

  • High: 17

Rain easing to a few showers in the morning. Northerlies turn westerly in the afternoon.

Tauranga

  • High: 21

Rain, with heavy falls and thunderstorms, easing to a few showers late morning. Northwest winds turning southwest.

Wanganui

  • High: 19

Periods of rain, clearing for a time from late morning. Westerlies turning southerly in the evening.

Wellington

  • High: 17

Periods of rain, clearing for a time from mid morning. Southerlies becoming strong in the afternoon, rising to gale at times.

Whangarei

  • High: 21

Rain, chance heavy and thundery at first, turning to a few showers during the morning. Northwest winds changing strong southwest.

South Island

Valid until 12:00 pm on Sunday, 30 April 2017:

Alexandra

  • High: 11

Showers, becoming few and far between in the afternoon. Gusty southerlies developing morning,dying out this evening.

Blenheim

  • High: 18

Early rain, then fine spells. Rain returning with a southerly change early afternoon, then clearing in the evening.

Christchurch

  • High: 13

Rain developing this morning, then easing to a few showers this evening.Strong,cold southerlies developing in the morning, easing at night.

Dunedin

  • High: 12

Showers, easing in the afternoon. Strong, cold southerlies developing in the morning, easing in the evening.

Greymouth

  • High: 15

Rain, easing to showers in the morning, then clearing in the afternoon. Southeasterlies developing around midday.

Invercargill

  • High: 12

Showers, becoming few and far between in the afternoon. Strong, cold southerlies, dying out in the evening.

Kaikoura

  • High: 18

Rain and cold southerly gales developing around midday, easing to showers this evening.

Nelson

  • High: 18

A period of rain before dawn, and another late afternoon and evening. Southwesterlies developing in the morning.

Oamaru

  • High: 13

Showers, easing in the afternoon. Strong, cold southerlies developing in the morning, easing in the evening.

Queenstown

  • High: 12

Showers, becoming few and far between in the afternoon,and clearing in the evening. Gusty southerlies developing morning,dying out in the evening.

Timaru

  • High: 12

Rain developing this morning, then easing to a few showers this evening.Strong,cold southerlies developing in the morning, easing at night.

Wanaka

  • High: 12

Showers, becoming few and far between in the afternoon,and clearing in the evening. Gusty southerlies developing morning,dying out in the evening.

Westport

  • High: 16

Showers developing this morning, clearing to fine this evening. Southwesterlies, turning strong southeast in the evening.

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