Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Any early cloud clears then mostly sunny with southeasterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Sunny spells about the Wairarapa, cloudier skies further north with the odd drizzle patch or shower especially the further north you go. Southerly winds.
Sunny spells with south to southeasterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with afternoon easterlies about Marlborough, afternoon northerlies in Nelson.
Mostly sunny then some cloud develops later this afternoon. A chance of some evening / overnight drizzle mainly for inland areas and South Canterbury. Southerly winds gradually freshen.
Sunny with light winds, afternoon sea breezes.
Southland & Otago
Mostly cloudy with the risk of a shower or two, south to southwesterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz