Northland, Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula: Fine and cloudy periods. The odd shower.
Gisborne to Wairarapa: Fine. Areas of morning cloud.
For the remainder of the North Island, also Nelson and Marlborough: Fine and cloudy periods. Isolated afternoon showers in Taihape, Taupo and inland Bay of Plenty.
Buller, Westland and Fiordland: Mostly cloudy. Rain with heavy falls in Fiordland, spreading to Westland this afternoon, then clearing Fiordland by evening. Evening drizzle in Buller.
Canterbury, Otago and Southland: Areas of cloud or fog this morning, then mainly fine. A few showers developing in Southland during the morning, spreading into Otago during the afternoon, then clearing in the evening. Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods.