A high sits over the North Island today while a northwesterly airflow flows over the South Island, mainly settled weather over the country today although there may be areas of cloud for western regions.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny areas and some cloud, cloud may be thicker to start the day. Westerly quarter winds for most with sea breezes for Northland.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly cloudy with westerly winds, the Central North Island sees long sunny
spells in the afternoon.
Eastern North Island
Sunny weather with afternoon easterly breezes.
Mostly sunny with northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with morning high cloud clearing, light winds pick up from the
north in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, northeasterlies near the coast and
lighter northwesterlies inland.
Periods of cloud and a few sunny spells, patchy drizzle for Fiordland.
Overnight the odd light shower moves further north and rain sets in about the
Fiords. Westerly quarter winds.
Southland & Otago
Any early rain clears Southland, otherwise expect sunny areas and high
cloud with northerly quarter winds, overnight spots of rain move in for
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz