A northeasterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, moving around an area of high pressure to the east of the country.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, chance of a shower from afternoon. Northland sees slightly cloudier skies with a risk of showers for most of the day, especially in the east. Easterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny, there may be some cloud at times from afternoon. Light east to northeasterly winds.
Eastern North Island
A mostly cloudy day with patchy drizzle or showers, clearing in the evening. East to northeasterly winds. Wairarapa may have a mainly dry day.
Morning low cloud or fog clears then expect sunny weather, light east to northeasterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Morning cloud then mostly sunny, light winds tend north to northeast in the afternoon.
Mostly cloudy about the coast, some drizzle or a light shower possible, afternoon sunny spells. Further inland expect mostly sunny weather after any morning cloud breaks away. East to northeast winds.
Mostly sunny weather, a touch of high cloud. Light winds.
Southland & Otago
A mostly sunny day with some high cloud, light winds tend onshore about coastal areas in the afternoon.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz