Now
20°
16°
12°
A fine day with some afternoon cloud. Southwest breezes.
SSW
Sunrise
6.14AM
Sunset
6.15PM
Tomorrow
18°
°
10°
Partly cloudy with a few showers developing morning. Light winds.
Sunrise
6.12AM
Sunset
6.16PM
Saturday
18°
°
Showers, clearing in the evening. Southeasterlies developing.
Sunrise
6.11AM
Sunset
6.17PM
Sunday
17°
°
11°
Cloudy periods. Winds turning southwest.
Sunrise
6.09AM
Sunset
6.18PM

Today

20°

12°

Tomorrow

18°

10°

Saturday

18°

9°

Sunday

17°

11°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
4:01PM
HIGH  2.8M
10:02PM
LOW  1.0M
4:16AM
HIGH  2.7M
10:29AM
LOW  1.0M
6:56AM
HIGH  3.2M
1:06PM
LOW  1.5M
7:29PM
HIGH  3.4M
1:45AM
LOW  1.4M
7:59AM
HIGH  3.4M
2:06PM
LOW  1.3M

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Friday

North Island, Cloudy periods, with isolated showers for most, turning to rain in Northland late. South Island, Rain in the west and south easing to showers. Partly cloudy with patchy rain elsewhere.

Saturday

North Island, Showers in the north and east gradually clearing, apart from Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. Fine or becoming fine elsewhere. South Island, Becoming mainly fine, but showers returning to Fiordland and coastal Southland.

Sunday

North Island, Showers in the northeast clearing, then mainly fine. late showers for the southwest. South Island, Rain developing, with snow lowering to 500 metres at night in the south. Remaining dry in Nelson and Marlborough.

Chatham Islands

Showers on Saturday with southwesterlies turning southeast later. A few showers and light winds on Sunday, then frequent showers and southwesterlies on Monday.

Northland to Waikato, also Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and Taupo

Cloudy periods, with a few showers, some possibly heavy inland south of Auckland this afternoon.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

A few showers, some possibly heavy about the ranges this afternoon.

Waitomo to Wellington including Taihape, also Wairarapa

Mainly fine, but some morning cloud in Wairarapa with coastal drizzle, and afternoon showers about the ranges.

Nelson and Marlborough to Southland

Mainly fine, but a few spots of rain in Southland and Otago from afternoon.

Buller, and Westland north of the Glaciers

Cloud increasing, isolated showers from evening.

The remainder of Westland, and Fiordland

Showers turning to rain this morning.

Chatham Islands

Low cloud and occasional drizzle.

Colville

Southeast 20 knots, turning southwest 15 knots this morning. Moderate sea,easing. Northeast swell 3 metres,easing. Fair visibility in showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing to Friday afternoon variable 10 knots. Developing early Saturday southeast 20 knots, rising late Saturday 30 knots offshore with rough sea. Becoming Sunday southwest 20 knots. Moderate northeast swell, easing Sunday.

Kaipara

Southeast 15 knots, turning southwest 10 knots this morning. Sea slight. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Northeast swell north of Cape Reinga, 2 metres easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing early Saturday southeast 20 knots, rising for a time late Saturday 30 knots with rough sea. Becoming Sunday southwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Moderate easterly swell in the north, easing Sunday.

Auckland

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

Situation
A low north of the North Island moves east today while a ridge builds over central New Zealand. A front moves north over the South Island today and Friday, as another low tracks past the north of the North Island. A ridge follows the front,settling across central New Zealand on Saturday. A front moves up the South Island on Sunday,pushing the ridge to the northeast of the North Island.

Warning
Wind warning Nil

Forecast
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Thursday: Southeast 10 knots, turning southwest 10 knots this morning, and rising to 15 knots for a time this afternoon. Sea slight. A cloudy morning with the odd shower, then fine breaks increasing from afternoon. For the Hauraki Gulf: Thursday: Southerly 15 knots, turning southwest 10 knots late morning. Southwest rising to 15 knots late this afternoon. Sea slight. A cloudy morning with isolated showers, then fine breaks increasing from afternoon. For the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Thursday: Southerly 15 knots, becoming southwest 10 knots late morning. Southwest rising to 15 knots late this afternoon. Sea slight. A cloudy morning with isolated showers, then fine breaks increasing from afternoon.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Easing to variable 5 knots everywhere in the afternoon. Few showers. Saturday: Becoming southeast 10 knots but 20 knots about the Outer Gulf early. Showers, clearing evening. Sunday: Easing to southerly 10 knots everywhere early, becoming southwest 15 knots late. Cloudy periods.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: East Coast: About the Inner Gulf: Northeast 1 metre, easing to half a metre Friday. About the Outer Gulf: Northeast 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres Friday, and tending easterly Saturday. West Coast: Southwest 1.5 metres, rising to 2.5 metres late today with very long period swell.