A westerly airflow lies over New Zealand today, a weakening front pushes northwards over the South Island during the day.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly cloudy, risk of a shower or two otherwise mainly dry. The Bay Of Plenty is mostly sunny. Southwesterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly cloudy, risk of a shower or two otherwise mainly dry. West to northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Sunny with some high cloud later in the evening, light winds.
A mix of sun and cloud with northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with some afternoon / evening high cloud, light winds. Southwesterly winds for Nelson.
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, light winds tend northwest.
Mostly cloudy, rain for South Westland eases to showers in the afternoon. North Westland is mainly dry however a few showers manage to move in around evening. Light winds.
Southland & Otago
Cloudy areas and a shower or two at times for Southland, Otago sees any early showers clear then becoming mostly sunny. Northwesterly winds tend westerly in the afternoon.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz