A southeasterly airflow lies over the North Island today while the South Island has anticyclonic conditions and a light southerly airflow.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny spells, a few morning showers clear about the Waikato and Bay Of Plenty. There may be a few isolated showers late afternoon / evening about western parts of Auckland and the Waikato. South to southeasterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny areas with southeasterly winds, breezy about Taranaki.
Eastern North Island
Morning rain (possibly heavy) then easing to showers about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay, the Wairarapa sees mainly cloudy skies and the odd shower. Southerly winds.
Mostly cloudy with the odd drizzle patch, southerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny spells about Marlborough with light southerlies tending easterly in the afternoon. Nelson has mainly sunny weather, light winds.
Mostly cloudy with the odd drizzle patch, mainly morning. Light southwesterly winds.
Mainly sunny weather with light winds. Warmest temperatures about inland Buller.
Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and some cloud, coastal Otago is mostly cloudy with a drizzle patch or two possible. Light east to southeasterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz