A ridge lies over much of the country today bringing mainly settled weather, a front about the far south of the South Island brings a few spots of rain.
Auckland & Northland
Sunny spells with light southwesterlies in the morning, building a little in the afternoon. About Northland expect light winds in the morning then afternoon sea breezes.
Bay Of Plenty, Waikato & Central North Island
Sunny spells with light winds in the morning tending westerly from midday. Afternoon northerlies develop about the Bay Of Plenty.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with light winds in the morning, afternoon easterly
Western North Island
Sunny spells with light winds in the morning then afternoon westerly
Mainly sunny with areas of cloud. Northerly winds, picking up a little in
Sunny spells with light winds in the morning, afternoon northerly
Morning cloud clears to mostly sunny weather, light winds in the morning
then afternoon northerly breezes.
Morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, easterly winds, a little
breezy at times after midday near the coast.
Sunny spells with light north to northeasterly breezes. About Fiordland
expect some rain which clears later in the evening.
Cloudy areas morning and night with sunny spells by day, east to northeast
Areas of high cloud and sunny spells, westerly winds tend southwest in the
afternoon. There may be a few spells of rain later in the evening then clearing
Fairly cloudy with light northerlies, the odd spit of rain at times. Winds
change westerly in the evening with spits of rain easing then clearing.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz