Anticyclonic conditions today with a cold southwesterly airflow over New Zealand especially in the east, easing away.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, any showers about Auckland and Northland clear in the morning. Fresh southwesterly winds ease at night.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Morning cloud with the chance of a shower then breaking to mostly sunny weather, southwesterly winds die out in the evening.
Eastern North Island
A mix of sun and cloud, chance of a shower or two right on the coastal fringe otherwise mainly dry. Fresh southwesterlies ease in the evening.
Any morning showers clear then sunny spells increase, gusty southerlies die out later in the evening.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds, perhaps tending east to northeast in the afternoon.
Sunny or becoming mostly sunny in the morning, southwesterly winds about the coast ease then die out later on.
A sunny clear day with light winds.
Southland & Otago
Cloudy areas about Southland, the odd shower possible at times. Otago has a mainly sunny day after any early showers clear. West to southwesterly winds, breezy about the coast.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz