An anticyclone brings mainly settled conditions to New Zealand today, some cloud in the far north may deliver a light shower or two in the east. Meanwhile a low brews in the Tasman Sea.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Areas of cloud and some sun about Northland and Auckland, chance of a light shower in the east. Mostly sunny elsewhere. East to northeasterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
A mainly sunny day with southeasterly winds dying out around midday. Northerly quarter winds from afternoon.
Eastern North Island
A mainly sunny day after any early cloud clears, light winds.
Sunny with northerly winds by midday.
Marlborough & Nelson
A mainly sunny day, light winds.
Sunny with light winds, afternoon easterlies near the coast.
Morning cloud breaks to sunny areas, some high cloud later in the day. Light winds.
Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny with some high cloud slowly trickling in from evening, light winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz