Mainly anticyclonic conditions for New Zealand today however a weak front moves onto the lower South Island this morning then slowly northwards.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny with cloud a little more frequent after midday for inland areas, chance of a late afternoon isolated shower. Sea breezes.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny with afternoon westerlies.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with east to northeast winds, any morning cloud about Gisborne clears.
Mostly sunny with light southeasterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud, north to northwesterly winds change southerly in the evening bringing some cloud.
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, light winds tending southerly after midday. Overnight drizzle.
A mix of sun and cloud with west to southwesterly winds, a few showers move into Fiordland in the morning then clearing in the afternoon.
Southland & Otago
High cloud then southwesterlies freshen late morning about Southland then early afternoon about Otago bringing a shower or two which clears in the evening. Expect many dry areas still.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz