TODAY |

Now
21°
19°
15°
Cloud increasing. Rain developing by evening, possibly heavy with thunderstorms. Northerly breezes, turning westerly late evening.
NNE
Sunrise
6.53AM
Sunset
5.45PM
Tomorrow
20°
°
14°
Cloudy at times. A few showers, mainly early morning and again in the evening. Southwesterlies, fresh for a while.
Sunrise
6.54AM
Sunset
5.44PM
Sunday
19°
°
12°
Cloudy periods and isolated showers clearing. Westerlies.
Sunrise
6.54AM
Sunset
5.43PM
Monday
19°
°
13°
Fine at first. A period of rain from later in the afternoon. Westerlies.
Sunrise
6.55AM
Sunset
5.42PM

Today

21°

15°

Tomorrow

20°

14°

Sunday

19°

12°

Monday

19°

13°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
3:58PM
HIGH  2.9M
10:05PM
LOW  1.0M
4:26AM
HIGH  3.1M
10:36AM
LOW  0.9M
7:03AM
HIGH  3.6M
1:25PM
LOW  1.2M
7:37PM
HIGH  3.6M
1:51AM
LOW  1.1M
8:05AM
HIGH  3.8M
2:23PM
LOW  0.9M

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Sunday

North Island: Mainly fine, apart from cloud and isolated morning showers from Northland to Wairarapa and westwards. South Island: Showers in the west and south, with snow lowering to 1000 metres in the far south. Fine elsewhere.

Monday

North Island: A band of rain spreading north for western regions. Fine in the east. South Island: Showers in the west and south. Snow flurries lowering to 800 metres in the far south. Fine elsewhere.

Tuesday

North Island: A few shower for most, but only partly cloudy for Taupo to Bay of Plenty. South Island: Morning showers about Southland and Canterbury, clearing. A few showers for northern Westland, Buller, Nelson and Marlborough as well. Fine elsewhere, with early inland frosts.

Chatham Islands

Southerlies early Sunday, then fine spells. Further showers late Monday through Tuesday. Southwesterlies on Sunday, turning northwest on Monday, then back southwest on Tuesday.

In the west from Northland to Taranaki, including Coromandel

Cloud increasing, one or two early showers in Northland. Rain with heavy falls and possible thunderstorms spreading east afternoon and evening.

Bay of Plenty, the Central High Country, and Whanganui to Wellington

Cloud increasing, isolated early showers northeast of Whakatane, rain developing throughout at night.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

High cloud.

Marlborough and Nelson

Cloudy periods, rain from afternoon west of the Richmond Range and Sounds, heavy and possibly thundery west of Takaka.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Rain in Westland and Fiordland, heavy with possible thunderstorms at times, spreading to Buller late morning.

Canterbury, Central Otago, North Otago and Dunedin

High cloud, areas of early fog in Otago.

Clutha and Southland

Partly cloudy, scattered rain about Stewart Island late morning, then spreading north from afternoon.

Chatham Islands

Fine spells.

Colville

Friday : Variable 10 knots. Northerly 20 knots developing in the afternoon, changing westerly 15 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time. Northeast swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in rain with possible thunderstorms from afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Saturday: Changing southwest 20 knots early morning. Sunday: Southwest 15 knots. Monday: Becoming northwest 15 knots.

Kaipara

Friday : Variable 10 knots. Northerly 20 knots developing late morning, changing southwest 20 knots late afternoon and early evening. Sea becoming moderate. Long period southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Poor visibility in rain with possible thunderstorms from afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Saturday: Southwest 15 knots. Southwest swell becoming heavy. Sunday: Southwest 10 knots. Heavy southwest swell easing. Monday: Northwest 15 knots developing, changing southwest 15 knots late. Moderate southwest swell.

Auckland

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

Situation
A series of fronts are moving across New Zealand today. Then a new ridge dominates later on Saturday resulting in a southwest flow over the country. The ridge weakens on Sunday and another front moves over South Island on Sunday. On Monday, this front moves north across the North Island on and yet another front moves onto the lower South Island.

Warning
Nil

Forecast
For Manukau Harbour: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing in the morning, rising to 15 knots in the afternoon. Changing westerly 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy. Poor visibility in rain with possible thunderstorms from evening. Southwest swell easing to 1.5 metres. Saturday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots at night. Cloudy periods and a few showers. Southwest swell rising to 4 metres. Sunday: Southwest 10 knots. Cloudy periods and a few showers. Southwest swell easing to 3 metres. Monday: Southwest 10 knots. Cloudy periods, rain developing. Southwest swell easing to 2 metres. For Waitemata Harbour: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing in the morning, rising to 15 knots in the afternoon. Changing westerly 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy. Poor visibility in rain with possible thunderstorms from evening. Saturday: Becoming southwest 15 knots early, rising to 20 knots for a time in the morning and afternoon. Cloudy periods and a few showers. Sunday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to westerly 10 knots later. Cloudy periods and a few showers. Monday: Westerly 10 knots. Cloudy periods. Rain developing later. For Hauraki Gulf: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing this morning, rising to 20 knots this afternoon. Changing westerly 10 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time afternoon and evening. Partly cloudy. Poor visibility in rain with possible thunderstorms from evening. Northerly swell half to 1 metre. Saturday: Becoming southwest 15 knots early, rising to 20 knots for a time in the morning and afternoon. Cloudy periods and a few showers. Northeast swell half a metre or less. Sunday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots later. Cloudy periods and a few showers. Northeast swell half a metre or less. Monday: Westerly 10 knots. Cloudy periods. Rain developing later. Northeast swell half a metre or less. For the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing this morning, rising to 20 knots this afternoon. Changing westerly 15 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time afternoon and evening. Partly cloudy. Poor visibility in rain with possible thunderstorms from afternoon. Northeast swell half to 1 metre. Saturday: Southwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time in the morning and afternoon. Cloudy periods and a few showers. Northeast swell half a metre. Sunday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots later. Cloudy periods and a few showers. Northeast swell half a metre or less. Monday: Westerly 10 knots, rising to northwest 15 knots for a time. Cloudy periods. Rain developing later. Northeast swell half a metre or less.

Outlook