Thunder3°–15°Periods of Periods of heavy/thundery rain. Northwest.
Few showers0°–10°Occasional morning rain. Afternoon fine spells. S ly.
Fine0°–9°Fine with a southerly breeze.
Fine-2°–10°Fine with a southerly breeze.
A strong southerly gale lashed much of the country. In Wellington, a strong gust caught a message boy who was riding a bicycle in Emerson Street and blew him off. The boy struck his head on the road, causing him to suffer concussion.