An anticyclone brings mainly settled weather today, a few showers caught up in a southeasterly airflow move over Northland.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Northland has occasional showers, clearing evening. Auckland has a mix of sun and cloud, winds from the east or southeast. The Waikato has mostly sunny weather, some mist or fog possible morning and night. A mix of sun and cloud about the Bay Of Plenty, light winds tend northerly in the afternoon.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny with light winds. Some cloud about Taranaki with afternoon westerlies.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny, afternoon east to northeast winds. Some evening cloud.
Sunny, light northerlies.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds tending east to northeast in the afternoon for Marlborough, light afternoon northerlies for Nelson.
Mostly sunny, some evening cloud. Afternoon easterlies.
A mix of sun and cloud with west to southwesterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Mostly cloudy about Southland with the risk of a shower or two, long dry periods also. Westerlies becoming gusty in the afternoon. Mostly sunny about Otago, there may be some evening cloud, winds are mainly light.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz