Western North Island (including Central North Island)
A mix of sun and cloud, may be an isolated shower late afternoon / evening for inland areas otherwise mainly dry. Light winds and afternoon sea breezes.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny after any morning cloud breaks away, northeasterly winds.
Mostly sunny with northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny or mostly sunny with north to northwesterly winds.
Mostly sunny, for inland areas isolated showers develop late afternoon / evening. Some may become heavy about inland Mid and South Canterbury with thunderstorms then clearing later on. East to northeasterly winds.
Mostly sunny, some cloud about Buller with the low risk of an isolated shower late afternoon / evening. Light northerly quarter winds.
Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny, chance of an isolated shower late afternoon / evening for inland areas, some may become heavy with thunderstorms then clearing later on. Light winds, afternoon sea breezes.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz