An anticyclone brings mainly settled conditions to New Zealand today with light winds for most, a weak front brings some cloud and the odd shower north of Auckland however which gradually clears.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Any morning showers about Northland and Auckland clear then expect sunny spells with light easterly quarter winds. Mainly sunny about the Waikato and Bay Of Plenty, perhaps a touch of cloud at times with light winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mainly sunny weather with light winds. Some cloud at times about Taranaki. A cold start for inland areas.
Eastern North Island
Sunny with light winds tending east to northeast in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny with northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds tending north to northeasterly in the afternoon.
Sunny, afternoon east to northeasterly winds. A cool start for some inland areas.
Mainly sunny weather after any morning cloud clears, light winds. A cool start for some inland areas.
Southland & Otago
Mainly sunny with light winds tending west to northwest for most, winds may be a little breezier about Southland. A cool start for some inland areas.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz