Northland to north Taranaki, including Taumarunui, Taupo, Bay of Plenty and Coromandel Peninsula: Fine weather.
Southern Taranaki to Kapiti, including Taihape: Few cloudy periods. Drizzle developing developing about the higher grounds tonight.
Gisborne to Wairarapa: Cloudy periods with showers, turning to drizzle tonight.
Wellington: Showers, clearing around midday. Patchy drizzle developing in the evening.
Nelson, Buller, Westland and Fiordland: Fine weather.
Marlborough, Canterbury: Fine spells. However, cloud increasing this evening, with drizzle developing about Christchurch and the Kaikoura Coast.
Otago and Southland: Cloudy periods, with a few showers in Southland and Clutha coast, spreading inland this afternoon and evening. Chatham Islands: Showers and strong cold southerlies.