In other regions:
Mostly cloudy. A few early morning showers, returning in the evening. Northerlies.
Showers, possibly heavy before dawn and again from afternoon. Northwest breezes.
Partly cloudy. The chance of a shower in the afternoon or evening. Northeasterlies, strong about Banks Peninsula.
Morning low cloud, then a few afternoon and evening showers, possibly thundery. Northeasterlies.
A few showers, possibly heavy with thunderstorms in the afternoon. Northerly breezes.
Showers developing late morning, possibly heavy from afternoon, clearing for a time in the evening. Northerlies.
National Short-Range Forecast
National Long-Range Forecast
North Island: Isolated showers, becoming widespread in the north and west late. However fine for Gisborne to Wairarapa South Island: Rain with heavy falls in the west, easing to showers. A few showers for the north and south otherwise fine.Thursday
A few showers for most, more persistent in western areas.Friday
North Island: Mainly fine, isolated showers in the west. South Island: Rain with heavy falls in the west. Scattered rain developing later about Nelson, Marlborough and the far south. High cloud elsewhere.Chatham Islands
Cloudy with occasional showers, turning to rain for a time early Friday. Northeasterlies turning northwest on Friday.