A southwesterly airflow continues over New Zealand today bringing occasional showers in the west and south, dry and mostly sunny in the east.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Partly cloudy, a few showers for western Northland then spreading to other western areas from afternoon. Bay Of Plenty has a sunny day. Southwesterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Partly cloudy skies, the odd shower moves into Taranaki during the morning. A frosty start about the Central Plateau, cloud from afternoon. West to southwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Mainly sunny, some cloud for Wairarapa from afternoon. Light WNW winds.
Mostly sunny, some cloud at times. Northerlies may tend to the south late afternoon.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny, a frosty start especially inland. South to southwesterly winds.
Sunny with light winds, a frosty start especially inland.
Cloudy areas with the odd shower, mainly right along the coastal fringe. Drying out for South Westland towards midday with sun breaking through. Southwesterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Showers about Southland. Otago has a sunny morning with frosty conditions to start inland, some cloud at times from afternoon, a few showers move into coastal Otago. Westerlies, brisk to strong about the coast from afternoon.