An anticyclone covers most of New Zealand today bringing mainly settled weather.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, areas of sun longer during the afternoon. East to northeasterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
A mix of sun and cloud with afternoon west to northwesterly winds, chance of an isolated shower about some inland hills / ranges late afternoon or evening otherwise mainly dry.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny after any morning cloud breaks away, some high cloud during the day. East to northeasterly winds.
A mix of sun and cloud with Northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, north to northwesterly winds.
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, easterly winds.
Mostly cloudy about South Westland with patchy rain or showers, winds from the northeast. North Westland sees sunny areas and some high cloud with westerly winds.
Southland & Otago
High cloud with a few spots of rain at times, long dry periods with some sun now and then also. Northwesterly winds for most however afternoon easterlies about coastal Otago.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz