A west to southwesterly airflow lies over the country today. A few showers in the west today, mainly for the West Coast while out east is dry and sunny.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy areas with a few showers for Northland, southeasterly winds. There could be a shower or two for a few other western areas otherwise fairly dry. Bay Of Plenty has sunny skies. Winds from the southwest for Auckland, Waikato and Bay Of Plenty.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Some cloud for Taranaki with southwesterlies, perhaps a shower or two from around midday. Further south skies are sunnier but cloud thickens later in the evening bringing the risk of a shower, winds from the northwest.
Eastern North Island
Sunny with light winds, afternoon north to northeasterly winds. Wairarapa may have some evening cloud.
Sunny with light winds tending to the north by midday.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds.
Sunny with light north to northwesterly winds, winds tend more northeast nearer the coast in the afternoon.
Cloudy areas with the odd shower, southwesterly winds. Winds more from the west for Fiordland.
Southland & Otago
Cloudy areas for Southland with the odd spit or shower, west to northwesterly winds, gusty about the coast. Otago has sunnier skies with lighter northwesterlies.