Northland, Auckland and Coromandel: Fine, apart from isolated afternoon or evening showers.
Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Taupo, Taihape, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: Long fine spells. However, scattered afternoon and evening showers inland, some heavy with thunderstorms.
Western areas from Waitomo to Kapiti: Fine and cloudy periods. A few showers inland this afternoon and evening. Wellington, Wairarapa, Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury, also Buller and Westland: Fine, but areas of low cloud about Canterbury clearing this morning.
Otago and Southland: Scattered rain developing south of Dunedin this afternoon, with the odd shower elsewhere.
Fiordland: Rain, with some heavy fall for a time this afternoon. Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods.