Northland, Auckland, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty: Cloudy periods. A few showers developing in Northland tonight and one or two developing elsewhere tomorrow.
The remainder of the North Island: Mainly fine. Areas of morning cloud in the west tomorrow.
Nelson and Marlborough: Mainly fine. However, rain about the Kaikoura Coast for a time tomorrow, and isolated afternoon and evening showers inland.
Buller: Cloudy periods. Drizzle developing this evening, clearing tomorrow.
Westland: Rain developing today, some heavy, easing to showers south of the Glaciers tomorrow.
Fiordland: Rain, some heavy, clearing today, then mainly fine.
Canterbury: Scattered rain developing this evening, clearing tomorrow then mainly fine.
Otago and Southland: Rain spreading north this afternoon, briefly heavy, clearing this evening. Morning cloud tomorrow, then fine.
Chatham Islands: Mainly fine, but cloud increasing tonight, and drizzle developing tomorrow evening.
Wednesday: North Island, fine spells, a few showers from Northland to Coromandel Peninsula also Gisborne, though rain about East Cape. Also brief rain in the far south. South Island, rain about north Westland and Buller and brief falls spreading east to Nelson and Marlborough. Mainly fine elsewhere.
Thursday: North Island, fine spells, though rain or showers about East Cape at first. South Island, drizzle in the west and possibly Nelson and the Sounds. Heavier rain developing south of the Glaciers. High cloud elsewhere.
Friday: North Island, drizzle developing with humid northerlies,but fine in the east from Wanganui to Manawatu. South Island, heavy rain in the west easing, but returning to Fiordland later. Brief falls elsewhere.
Chatham Islands: Low cloud, with drizzle at times.