Western North Island (including Central North Island)
A mix of sun and cloud, cloud thickens in the evening. Chance of a shower or two otherwise mainly dry. West to northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Morning cloud breaks to sunny spells with light north to northeasterly winds.
Sunny areas and increasing high cloud, overnight rain. North to northwesterly winds freshen.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with high cloud thickening from afternoon, overnight patchy rain. North to northwesterly winds.
Sunny areas and increasing high cloud, light winds tend southerly late morning then easterly in the evening. Late evening / overnight patchy rain.
Cloudy areas, chance of a shower or two then in the evening rain moves in. Rain may become heavy overnight. North to northeasterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and increasing high cloud, light winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz