Northland, Auckland and Coromandel: Mainly fine, but isolated afternoon or evening showers inland.
Waitomo, Taumarunui, Taranaki and Wanganui: Mainly fine today. A few showers tomorrow.
Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Taupo, Taihape, Manawatu, also Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa: Mainly fine. However, isolated afternoon and evening showers inland, some heavy and possibly thundery, especially tomorrow.
Kapiti and Wellington: Cloudy, with drizzle at times.
Nelson and Buller : Rain developing this evening or overnight, then clearing tomorrow.
Marlborough and Canterbury: Long fine spells. However, showers about the Sounds, brief rain in Canterbury this evening, and isolated afternoon or evening showers inland tomorrow.
Westland and Fiordland: Rain, with heavy falls and thunderstorms, easing to showers overnight, then clearing tomorrow.
Otago and Southland: A period of rain today, with some heavy falls inland. Isolated afternoon and evening showers tomorrow. Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods.