High pressure for the most part across New Zealand meaning mainly settled weather today, a few areas of low cloud or fog to start the day for some regions however.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny after any morning low cloud or fog clears, light winds in the morning then afternoon sea breezes.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Any morning cloud breaks to a mostly sunny day, light winds tend westerly in the afternoon.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with any morning cloud breaking away, afternoon east to northeasterly winds.
Sunny with light winds, perhaps tending Southerly this afternoon.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny after any morning cloud breaks away, afternoon north to northeasterly winds.
Any morning low cloud or fog breaks to a mostly sunny day, light winds inland while east to northeasterly winds develop nearer the coast after midday. Cloud and a few drizzle patches works into South and then Mid Canterbury later in the evening on the back of a weak Southerly wind change.
Mostly sunny after any morning cloud breaks away, west to southwesterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Areas of cloud and some sun then around midday winds change southerly about Southland then moving into Otago late afternoon. Southerlies bring a few showers which clear later in the evening or overnight. Showers more likely about Southland and Coastal Otago.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz