A ridge of high pressure brings mainly settled weather today.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny spells, cloud thickens up later in the evening. Light southerlies tend southwest in the afternoon.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
A frosty start about the Central North Island. Cloudy areas otherwise with light winds tending west to northwest in the afternoon.
Eastern North Island
Any morning showers clear then becoming mostly sunny in the afternoon, southwesterlies die out by evening.
Mostly sunny, light winds tend northerly in the afternoon.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny, high cloud later in the day. Light north to northeasterly winds.
Mostly sunny, some high cloud later in the day. Light winds tend northeast in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny, high cloud increases from afternoon. Skies about South Westland becoming cloudy in the morning, chance of a drizzle patch from midday then evening rain. Northeasterly winds.
Southland & Otago
A frosty start, mostly sunny with thickening high cloud. Light north to northeasterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz