An anticyclone lies over most of New Zealand today.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Any morning cloud / showers clear then breaking to mostly sunny weather, light southwesterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny spells with west to northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Sunny with light winds tending onshore in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, light winds tend onshore in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, afternoon east to northeast winds.
A mix of sun and cloud with light west to southwest winds, late afternoon or evening some rain moves into Fiordland.
Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and some high cloud, thickening in the evening with a few spots of rain possible about Southland. Northwesterly winds for most although tending northeast about coastal Otago.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz