Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly cloudy, a few sunny areas possible at times mainly about the Bay Of Plenty and Northland. Breezy West to Sou’West winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly cloudy with the odd shower, some evening rain. About the Central North Island there may be a few sunny areas in the afternoon before clouding up again in the evening with some rain moving in. Gusty westerly winds ease later in the day.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with gusty west to northwesterly winds, in the evening winds change southwest bringing cloudy areas and a few showers to the Wairarapa.
Cloudy areas with a few showers in the afternoon, strong to gale northwesterly winds tend southerly in the evening.
Marlborough & Nelson
High cloud with gusty northwesterly winds, winds change southerly around midday with cloud thickening and bringing the chance of a light shower or two.
Northwest winds change southerly early in the morning bringing some cloud and a few patchy showers or areas of rain which clear by late afternoon. Northeasterly winds pick up in the evening.
Some morning rain then clearing around midday as northwesterly winds change westerly, remaining fairly cloudy but there may be sunny spells late afternoon or evening.
Southland & Otago
Early rain clears then sunny areas develop in the afternoon, southwesterly winds die away.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz