A ridge lies over the country today bringing mainly settled weather, there is the chance of a shower or two about some northeastern parts of the North Island however and about South Westland.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny, some cloud in the afternoon however, even the chance of an isolated shower Auckland northwards afternoon / evening otherwise mainly dry. East to southeasterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud, light easterly winds.
Eastern North Island
A few morning showers clear, remaining fairly cloudy although a few sunny spells are possible in the afternoon. The odd shower may hang about Gisborne for much of the day. Easterly winds.
Mostly sunny with light northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Any morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, light north to northeasterly winds.
Any morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, light winds tend east to northeast near the coast in the afternoon.
Mostly cloudy, the odd shower about South Westland. Northeasterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud, light north northeasterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz