A southeasterly airflow eases over the North Island today, mainly settled for the South Island with anticyclonic conditions.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Morning showers clear, some afternoon sun breaks through. Showers may not clear about the Bay Of Plenty till evening. Southeasterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny areas and high cloud, east to southeasterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Cloudy with some rain for Hawkes Bay and Gisborne, rain heavy at times for East Cape then easing there overnight. The Wairarapa is mainly dry then a patchy shower or two may move through in the afternoon / evening. East to southeasterly winds.
Sunny with light east to northeasterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds tending north to northeast in the afternoon.
Sunny with east to northeast winds freshening in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny with west to southwesterly winds, Fiordland sees a few showers however. Inland Buller sees the warmest afternoon temperatures.
Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny with some increasing high cloud, north to northwesterly winds for most however tending northeast along the Otago coast.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz