A ridge hangs over New Zealand today bringing mainly settled weather, a few showers about however mainly for Auckland northwards and about Fiordland.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly cloudy with a shower or two about Northland and Auckland. The Waikato and Bay Of Plenty sees sunny areas and increasing cloud, a shower or two later in the afternoon / evening. Light westerly quarter winds for all.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Morning cloud may bring a shower or two then breaking to sunny spells, light west to northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
A mainly sunny day with light winds.
Sunny with light northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds.
Sunny with light winds, tending northeast near the coast in the afternoon.
A mix of sun and cloud, cloud about Fiordland is thicker with a light shower or two at times. Light winds.
Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud, mainly later in the day. Light north to northeasterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz