Today 25 APRIL

35% Chance of rain
wind

High cloud, often extensive, with sunny spells. Brief spill over showers during middle stages of the day, mostly confined to the upper plains and foothills. Blustery to strong north/nor-westerlies, easing by evening. Mild conditions.

Issued: 10:19 am Thu, 25 Apr 24

Friday 26 APRIL

20% Chance of rain
partly-sunny

Early shower risk before 7am. A fine day, with bright and sunny conditions, with a few cloudy periods. Westerlies in the morning (15-25km/hr) tending fresh south-westerly during the afternoon (20-25km/hr) easing back through the evening. Cooler conditions. Frost risk overnight.

Issued: 10:19 am Thu, 25 Apr 24

Saturday 27 APRIL

0% Chance of rain
sun

Mostly fine. Any areas of early cloud clearing away to sunny skies. Light southerlies early, turning easterly into the afternoon. Cooler temperatures. Incoming high pressure.

Issued: 10:19 am Thu, 25 Apr 24

Sunday 28 APRIL

0% Chance of rain
partly-sunny

Morning lower and middle level cloud clearing away to sunny skies. Light winds early, turning nor-east in the afternoon.

Issued: 10:19 am Thu, 25 Apr 24

Monday 29 APRIL

0% Chance of rain
sun

Sunny skies, with late high cloud. Nor-westerlies, becoming blustery about the plains.

Issued: 10:19 am Thu, 25 Apr 24

Tuesday 30 APRIL

20% Chance of rain
partly-sunny

A fine day. Sunny skies, with variable high cloud. Nor-westerlies through the day.

Issued: 10:19 am Thu, 25 Apr 24

Wednesday 1 MAY

60% Chance of rain
sunny-showers

A mostly fine start. Afternoon and evening showers developing, with fresh cold southerlies developing. Risk of snow about the higher hills. A colder end to the day. 

Issued: 10:19 am Thu, 25 Apr 24

Thursday 2 MAY

60% Chance of rain
showers

Mostly cloudy, with scattered rain or showers at times. Snow chances above 700-800m about the hills. Fresh cold southerlies. Conditions easing from the south in the evening. 

Issued: 10:19 am Thu, 25 Apr 24

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