Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny with southeasterly breezes, there may be some cloud and the chance of a shower spilling over from the east towards the ranges in the east.
Eastern North Island
Morning rain easing to showers. There may be some sun later in the day mainly about the Wairarapa. Cool south to southeasterly winds.
Any early showers clear then becoming mostly sunny. Southeasterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Any early light drizzle clears then cloud breaks to sunny spells, east to southeasterly winds.
Chance of a morning drizzle patch then afternoon sunny spells break through, east to northeasterly winds becoming breezy.
A mix of sun and cloud, a few isolated showers are possible in the afternoon, for North Westland especially. Light winds tend northwest in the afternoon.
Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and some high cloud, light winds. East to northeasterly winds freshen about the Otago coast.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz