An anticyclone cover most of New Zealand today, a front stalls over the upper North Island however delivering some rain.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy about Auckland, Waikato and Bay Of Plenty with periods of rain. Northland has a mix of sun and cloud. Easterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, southeasterly winds. Coldest day time highs about the Central Plateau.
Eastern North Island
Any morning showers clear, a mostly cloudy day with cool south to southwesterly winds dying out at night.
Any morning cloud clears then mostly sunny, southeasterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Morning cloud then mostly sunny, light easterlies.
Sunny after a frosty start, light winds.
Sunny, light winds.
Southland & Otago
Morning cloud for Southland then mostly sunny, Otago has a sunny day with heavy frosts inland to start. Light winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz