A mainly settled day for New Zealand however a front pushing onto the lower South Island delivers showers, some heavy with possible thunderstorms this afternoon / evening.
Auckland & Northland
Mostly sunny weather with south to southwesterly breezes, winds fairly light to start the day in the morning.
Western North Island (including Waikato)
Sunny areas and some cloud with light winds in the morning, afternoon west
to southwest winds.
Entire eastern North Island (Wellington through to Bay Of Plenty)
Mostly sunny weather with light winds in the morning, afternoon sea
breezes. A few clouds may build about the ranges afternoon / evening bringing
the low risk of an isolated shower.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny weather, light winds in the morning then afternoon north to
Mostly sunny with light winds, east to northeast breezes develop in the
afternoon. A few showers move into South and perhaps Mid Canterbury
Sunny areas and some cloud with light westerly winds, a few showers move
into Fiordland from late morning then pushing a little further north into South
Westland during the evening.
Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and some high cloud, winds mainly light and tending northwest.
Mid afternoon a southwest change moves in to Southland bringing showers
(possibly heavy with thunderstorms) then pushing through into Otago late
afternoon / evening.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz