A ridge lies over much of New Zealand today however a low affects the upper North Island which brings some rain, gradually clearing away during the day.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Morning rain / showers then sunny areas increase from afternoon, showers may not clear Northland till evening. Southeasterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny with morning high cloud clearing away, southeasterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Mostly cloudy with the odd light shower, cool southerly winds.
A mix of sun and cloud with southerly winds.
Morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, light southwesterly winds.
Any morning cloud clears then sunny with light winds.
Southland & Otago
Morning cloud with the chance of a shower then sunny areas increase from afternoon, light west to southwest winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz