A northwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today with a few showers or some rain in the west, mainly dry in the east.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of isolated showers and sunny spells, light northerlies tend west to northwest in the afternoon.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny spells with the a shower or two, long dry periods also. Northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny weather, some cloud about northern Hawkes Bay / Gisborne may bring a shower or two spreading from the west at times however. North to northwesterly winds.
Mostly sunny with breezy northwesterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with some high cloud possible, north to northwesterly winds.
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, north to northwesterly winds.
Showers or areas of rain, northerly winds.
Southland & Otago
Some cloud may bring a shower or two late morning or around midday then mostly sunny, northwesterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz