Showers0°–12°Periods of rain, chance heavy. Southerly change.
Few showers-2°–9°A few early showers then fine. Southerlies.
Fine-2°–6°Fine with a southerly breeze.
Fine-2°–8°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.