A ridge moves onto the South Island today bringing mostly settled weather although there may still be some cloud along eastern coastlines in a light southerly airflow. The odd shower for eastern parts of the North Island, mostly sunny out west although there is the risk of a late afternoon shower for some parts.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato, CNI & BOP
Sunny with some cloud, south to southeasterly breezes. There is the chance of a shower passing through late afternoon and early evening mainly in the east.
Eastern North Island
Cloudy with southerly breezes, showers at times clearing by evening.
Western North Island
A few morning showers clear then expect afternoon sunny spells. Southeasterly breezes.
Mostly sunny with southeasterly breezes easing during the afternoon.
Marlborough & Wellington
Cloudy periods with brisk southerlies, chance of the odd shower now and then.
Sunny and cloudy spells with southerly breezes.
Sunny with light winds after a cool start.
Southland & Otago
Sunny with some cloud, mainly about coastlal areas. Light winds after a frosty start inland.