Upper North Island
Lower North Island
Sunny areas and high cloud with light winds tending northwest then northerly at night, mainly in the west. The east coast has light winds for most of the day.
Upper South Island
High cloud with light winds, southerlies about Canterbury from afternoon bring some
lower level cloudy areas.
Lower South Island
Cloudy on the West Coast south of Hokitika with rain, easing to showers in the afternoon. Drizzle
patches about Southland and Otago in the morning with southerlies then clearing
by midday with clear spells and high cloud, northerlies by evening.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz