TODAY |

Now
25°
20°
18°
Cloudy periods, with southwesterlies.
SSW
Sunrise
6.28AM
Sunset
8.37PM
Tomorrow
26°
°
18°
Fine, apart from some morning and evening cloud. Light winds and sea breezes.
Sunrise
6.30AM
Sunset
8.36PM
Thursday
25°
°
16°
A fine day with light winds. Clouding over evening with a southwest change and the chance of a shower.
Sunrise
6.31AM
Sunset
8.36PM
Friday
22°
°
14°
Morning cloud then fine. Winds tending southerly, dying out later.
Sunrise
6.32AM
Sunset
8.35PM

Today

25°

18°

Tomorrow

26°

18°

Thursday

25°

16°

Friday

22°

14°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
6:43PM
HIGH  2.8M
12:50AM
LOW  0.9M
7:18AM
HIGH  2.9M
1:15PM
LOW  1.0M
10:13PM
HIGH  3.6M
4:26AM
LOW  1.1M
10:46AM
HIGH  3.8M
4:55PM
LOW  1.0M

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Thursday

North Island: Scattered rain in the west, south of Waikato, and later in Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa. Severe gale northwesterly possible in Wellington and Wairarapa in the morning. South Island: Rain or showers for most, though isolated about Nelson and Marlborough. Severe gale southwesterly about the coast of Otago and southwards.

Friday

North Island: Isolated showers in the regions south of Taranaki and in the east, later for Bay of Plenty and Coromandel Peninsula. Fine elsewhere. South Island: Partly cloudy. A few showers in the south and east. Isolated showers in Nelson and Marlborough. A cool day for most.

Saturday

North Island: A few showers about and north of Auckland and in the east. Fine elsewhere. South Island: Morning and evening cloud, fine otherwise.

Chatham Islands

Showers developing as strong northwesterlies change strong southwest on Thursday. Showers clearing and southwesterlies easing Saturday morning.

For the North Island

Mostly fine and warm. Areas of cloud in the west, especially morning and night.

Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury

Fine and hot. High cloud increasing tomorrow.

Otago and Southland

Fine and warm with high cloud, then a period of rain spreading north tomorrow afternoon and evening.

Buller

Mainly fine. Drizzle about the coast tomorrow evening.

Westland

Cloudy south of the Glaciers, but fine spells elsewhere. Patchy drizzle this evening and tomorrow morning. Rain developing in the south tomorrow afternoon with heavy falls, spreading northwards from evening onwards.

Fiordland

Patchy drizzle, turning to heavy rain for a time tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Mainly fine. Low cloud developing tomorrow.

Colville

Tuesday : Southwest 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Wednesday : Variable 10 knots. Northwest 15 knots developing in the afternoon. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Thursday: Changing southwest 15 knots in the evening. Friday: Southwest 15 knots, changing easterly 15 knots in the evening. Saturday: Easterly 15 knots.

Kaipara

Tuesday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres, period 14 seconds. Wednesday : Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres, period 13 seconds, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Thursday: Southerly 20 knots developing in the evening. Friday: Southerly 20 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate. Saturday: Turning easterly 20 knots late. Moderate southwest swell easing.

Auckland

Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Situation
A ridge lies over the North Island. A northwest flow builds over the South Island today and Wednesday ahead of a front which moves up the country on Thursday, followed by strong southwesterlies, easing on Friday.

Warning
Nil

Forecast
For Manukau Harbour: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots easing to 10 knots this evening and to variable 5 knots tonight. Sea slight. Fine. Southwest swell easing to 2 metres. Wednesday: Variable 5 knots, southwest 10 knots developing in the afternoon. Sea slight. Fine apart from morning and evening cloud. Southwest swell easing to 1 metre. Thursday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 15 in the afternoon and to 20 knots late evening. Mainly fine. Cloud developing in the evening. Southwest swell 1 metre at times. Friday: Southwest 20 knots, tending southerly and easing to 10 in the evening knots. Morning cloud then fine. Southwest swell rising to 2.5 metres. Saturday: Easterly 10 knots developing for a time in the morning, then easing to variable 5 knots later. A few morning showers, then increasing fine spells. Southwest swell easing to 1 metre. For Waitemata Harbour: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine. Wednesday: Southwest 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots in the morning, then afternoon sea breezes to 10 knots. Becoming southwest 10 knots again late evening. Sea slight. Fine apart from morning and evening cloud. Thursday: Easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Southwest 15 knots developing in the afternoon, then rising to 20 knots late evening. Mainly fine. Cloud developing in the evening. Friday: Southwest 20 knots, tending southerly and easing to 10 knots in the evening. Morning cloud then fine. Saturday: Changing easterly 15 knots early. A few morning showers, then increasing fine spells. For Hauraki Gulf: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Fine. Northerly swell less than half a metre. Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Northerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon, turning southwest 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Fine apart from morning and evening cloud. Northerly swell less than half a metre. Thursday: Easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Southwest 15 knots developing in the afternoon and rising to 20 knots late evening. Mainly fine. Cloud developing in the evening. Northerly swell less than half a metre. Friday: Southwest easing to 10 knots in the morning, and to variable 5 knots in the evening. Morning cloud then fine. Northerly swell half a metre or less. Saturday: Easterly 10 knots developing in the morning. A few morning showers, then increasing fine spells. Northerly swell half a metre or less. For the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots but 20 knots about the Colville Channel, becoming 15 knots everywhere this evening. Moderate sea about the Colville Channel easing. Fine. Northerly swell half a metre or less. Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Northerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon, turning southwest 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Fine apart from morning and evening cloud. Northerly swell half a metre or less. Thursday: Southwest 10 knots dying out for a time in the morning. Southwest 20 knots developing in the evening. Mainly fine. Cloud developing in the evening. Northerly swell half a metre or less. Friday: Southwest rising to 25 knots in the morning, tending southerly and easing to 20 knots in the afternoon and to 15 knots in the evening. Morning cloud then fine. Northeast swell rising to 1 metre . Saturday: Changing easterly 15 knots early, rising to 20 knots for a time. A few morning showers, then increasing fine spells. Swell tending easterly 1 metre.

Outlook