There are 109 new cases of Covid-19 today, the Ministry of Health says.

Of the new cases, four are in Waikato and two in Northland, the remainder are in Auckland.

There are 35 people in hospital around the country which is down from yesterday's total of 50.

Seven are in North Shore, 13 in Middlemore, 14 in Auckland, and one in Waikato. The average age of current hospitalisations is 42.

Five of those cases are in either ICU or HDU.

As at 10am, 47 of these cases were linked and 62 remain unlinked, the Ministry of Health said in a statement.

Yesterday 80 community cases of Covid-19 were reported, but prior to that cases had been in the triple digits for three days with 104 community cases reported on Saturday129 cases on Friday and 102 cases on Thursday.

Last night, the Ministry of Health also reported two new cases of Covid-19 in the Waikato town of Otorohanga and that early indications were they were close contacts of a previously confirmed case from Te Awamutu.