Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Showers ease becoming fewer, sunny spells break through from afternoon with long dry spells. Conditions are mainly dry by evening although there is the chance of a light shower or two still hanging about. Light northwesterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny spells, there may be a shower or two about otherwise mainly dry. West to northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Morning high cloud clears away then mainly sunny, light winds.
Some early high cloud clears away then mainly sunny with north to northwesterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny after some morning high cloud clears away, west to northwesterly winds. Some mid level cloud possible at times for Nelson however still mainly sunny overall.
Mainly sunny with some high cloud possible, light northwesterly winds.
Sunny spells, chance of a shower or two then cloud thickens in the evening. Fiordland has a higher chance of showers then rain moves in during the evening. North to northeasterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Mainly sunny with high cloud developing later in the day, light north to northwesterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz