Dry for most of New Zealand today however a front brings some rain to the lower South Island and showers to the upper West Coast of the South Island.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A risk of morning low cloud or fog (especially about inland areas) then mostly sunny, light winds then afternoon sea breezes.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Any morning cloud breaks then mostly sunny with light winds tending west to northwest in the afternoon.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with light winds then afternoon east to northeast breezes.
Mostly cloudy, breezy northwesterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, north to northwesterly winds.
Sunny areas and some high cloud, afternoon southerlies. Showers move into South Canterbury in the evening then Banks Peninsula northwards overnight.
Mostly cloudy, the odd shower. Rain moves into Fiordland in the morning, easing evening. North to northeasterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Rain about Southland, moving into Otago during the afternoon as light winds change to the south. Rain eases back to the odd shower about Southland late afternoon.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz