A westerly airflow lies over New Zealand today bringing showers in the west, drier weather with some sun in the east. A front moves onto the far south this afternoon then pushes northwards over the South Island this evening.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy areas and the odd shower, more so in the west, sunny spells now and then too. Bay Of Plenty should have a mainly dry day. Westerly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly cloudy with occasional showers, breezy west to northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny and warm, some cloud at times. West to northwesterly winds, breezier for Wairarapa. Overnight southerlies for Wairarapa bring a few showers.
Partly cloudy, a few showers possible in the north. Northweserlies picking up from afternoon, winds change southerly overnight with a few showers.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with some cloud at times for Marlborough, Nelson has a mix of sun and cloud. West to northwesterly winds change to the south overnight.
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, light winds change southwest in the evening bringing thickening cloud, showers overnight.
Shower or perhaps some rain, clearing overnight. Westerlies change southwest later in the day.
Southland & Otago
Showers for Southland, perhaps some rain for a time in the afternoon as westerlies tend more southwest. Showers clearing at night. Otago has a dry morning with some sun, showers mid to late afternoon then clearing overnight.