The weather today is mainly settled around New Zealand thanks to a high pressure system, a trough brings a few showers for the West Coast though and showers move through for Auckland and Northland.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Any early cloud clears Waikato and Bay Of Plenty then mostly sunny, some cloud at the other end of the day. A few showers push through Auckland in the morning then Northland from afternoon, sunny spells break through once showers clear. Easterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny, a cold start about the Central Plateau. Some morning cloud possible for Taranaki then breaking away. Southeasterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Cloudy areas with a few showers, mainly north of about Napier, these thin out in the afternoon and sunny spells break through. South to southeasterly winds die out later in the day.
Mostly sunny weather, light southeasterlies.
Marlborough & Nelson
Morning cloud, perhaps some mist or fog inland then mostly sunny. Afternoon easterlies for Marlborough, afternoon northerlies for Nelson.
Sunny, early mist or fog inland breaks away. Some cloud develops in the afternoon as winds tend to the east, cloud breaks away overnight.
Mostly cloudy with a few showers, especially south of Westport through to about Haast. Fiordland may be mostly sunny. Light winds.
Southland & Otago
Cloud breaks to afternoon sunny areas for Southland and coastal Otago, Central Otago is mostly sunny after a cold start, perhaps some early mist or fog. Light winds.