Northland and Coromandel Peninsula: A few showers and increasing fine spells.
Western areas from Auckland down to Wellington, also Bay of Plenty and the central high country: Mainly fine, but isolated afternoon and evening showers north of Taihape, a few of which may be heavy and thundery tomorrow.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa: Mostly cloudy. A few drizzle patches, mainly north of Napier.
The Kaikoura Coast, and the Canterbury coast and plains: Mostly cloudy. A few early morning drizzle patches. Fine spells increasing tomorrow.
The remainder of the South Island: Mainly fine. Isolated afternoon and evening showers inland tomorrow, some heavy and possibly thundery about the ranges.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods.
Tuesday: North Island, some early morning showers about the central North Island, otherwise, fine spells but a few afternoon and evening showers. South Island, morning showers in Fiordland and about the south coast, mainly fine elsewhere, but cloud and showers spreading north in the east later.
Wednesday: North Island, a few early drizzle patches in the east, then fine,but isolated afternoon and evening showers north of Taihape, some possibly heavy. South Island, a few early showers in the north then mainly fine, however, rain developing in Fiordland from afternoon.
Thursday: North Island, fine apart from isolated showers. South Island, rain in Fiordland, a few showers elsewhere in the south, otherwise fine apart from isolated afternoon showers.
Friday: North Island, fine apart from isolated showers. South Island, fine in the west, cloudy periods with a few showers elsewhere.
Chatham Islands: From Tuesday to Friday, fine and cloudy periods with light winds.