Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Showers or drizzle patches, chance of a downpour and or thunderstorm in the afternoon Auckland northwards. Easterly winds a little breezy at times for some.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Morning rain or showers clears then a few sunny areas may break through with breezy southeasterly winds. Chance of a shower continuing on and off about Taranaki however.
Eastern North Island
Mostly cloudy with east to southeasterly winds, patchy rain or drizzle eases in the afternoon.
Cloudy areas with Sou’East winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Cloudy areas and occasional sun with east southeasterly breezes. Winds tend more northeast about Nelson with sunnier skies.
Sunny areas possible this morning then cloud builds as light winds tend southerly, chance of a drizzle patch during the rest of the day otherwise dry .
Any early cloud clears then expect mainly sunny weather with light winds, hottest temperatures inland especially inland Buller.
Southland & Otago
Cloudy areas about Southland and coastal Otago, mainly sunny all day inland. South to southwesterly breezes.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz