TODAY |

Now
23°
21°
16°
Fine spells, chance of a shower this evening. Northerlies.
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Sunrise
6.01AM
Sunset
8.11PM
Tomorrow
20°
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11°
The odd morning shower, then rain from afternoon, possibly heavy, easing evening as northwest changes southwest.
Sunrise
6.00AM
Sunset
8.12PM
Tuesday
18°
°
12°
Cloudy periods and the odd morning shower. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
6.00AM
Sunset
8.13PM
Wednesday
20°
°
12°
Fine at first. Rain developing late afternoon with northwesterlies changing southwest.
Sunrise
5.59AM
Sunset
8.14PM

Today

23°

16°

Tomorrow

20°

11°

Tuesday

18°

12°

Wednesday

20°

12°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
11:59PM
HIGH  3.1M
5:54AM
LOW  0.5M
12:22PM
HIGH  3.2M
6:26PM
LOW  0.7M
2:57AM
HIGH  3.7M
9:13AM
LOW  1.0M
3:25PM
HIGH  3.8M
9:48PM
LOW  1.1M

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Tuesday

North Island, mainly fine, however isolated showers about Northland and Gisborne. South Island, rain with possible heavy falls in the west, and scattered falls spreading to Otago and Southland. Mainly cloudy but dry elsewhere.

Wednesday

North Island, rain spreading northeastwards, followed by a southwest change and isolated showers. South Island, occasional showers, becoming isolated in the west and in the Nelson and Central Otago regions.

Thursday

Becoming fine, apart from coastal showers in the far southern South Island.

Friday

Fine, apart from increasing cloud about the southern South Island,and rain developing for Fiordland.

Chatham Islands

Fine spells and isolated showers on Tuesday and Wednesday with northerlies. A periods of rain Wednesday night with a southwest change, clearing Thursday morning as winds tilt southerly.

Northland, Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty

Cloud increasing. Patchy drizzle from evening, turning to rain tomorrow, possibly heavy in places.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mostly cloudy. Brief showers tomorrow.

Waikato to Wellington and Wairarapa, including the central high country

Periods of rain, possibly heavy. Isolated thunderstorms north of Taranaki today.

Nelson and Marlborough excluding the Kaikoura Coast

Occasional rain developing this afternoon, easing to isolated showers tomorrow morning.

Kaikoura Coast and Canterbury

Cloudy periods. A few showers spreading from the south tomorrow.

Buller, Westland

Fine spell north Hokitika at first, but showers in the south spreading throughout tonight, heavy and possibly thundery overnight and tomorrow morning.

Fiordland

Occasional rain. Heavy at times with isolated thunderstorms possible.

Otago and Southland

Fine at first, scattered showers developing this afternoon possibly heavy with hail. Isolated thunderstorms possible, especially about eastern Otago.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy. Rain tomorrow afternoon.

Colville

Northwest 25 knots, easing to southwest 15 knots Monday evening.Rough sea,easing. Northwest swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in rain from Monday afternoon, clearing late Monday evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing early Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday westerly 15 knots,changing Thursday southeast 20 knots.

Kaipara

Northwest 25 knots. Sea rough. Southwest swell 2 metres. Northwest swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in periods of rain from this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing early Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing early Wednesday northwest 15 knots, changing Wednesday evening southerly 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell.

Auckland

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

Situation
A front over central New Zealand moves slowly up the country through Tuesday. Another front moves onto the far south early Tuesday, moving onto the North Island Wednesday, followed by southwesterlies. A ridge moves onto the country on Thursday.

Warning
Strong wind advisory in force for Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Forecast
For Manukau Harbour: Sunday: Northerly 15 knots, but 20 knots about the harbour entrance. Sea moderate about the harbour entrance. Cloud increasing, poor visibility in drizzle from evening. Monday: Northwest 15 knots, but 20 knots about the harbour entrance. Easing to southwest 10 knots everywhere late morning. Moderate sea about the harbour entrance,easing late morning. Poor visibility in rain, easing to showers in the evening. For Waitemata Harbour: Sunday: Northerly 20 knots. Sea moderate. Cloud increasing, poor visibility in drizzle from evening. Monday: Northerly 20 knots, easing to northwest 15 knots by midday, changing southwest 10 knots in the afternoon. Moderate sea, easing by midday. Poor visibility in rain developing early, easing to showers in the evening. For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Sunday: Northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots. Sea rough. Cloud increasing, poor visibility in drizzle from evening. Monday: Northerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots, easing to 20 knots around midday, then changing southwest 15 knots in the afternoon. Rough sea easing around midday. Poor visibility in rain from around midday, easing to showers in the evening.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots in the afternoon. Mainly fine, apart from the chance of an early shower. Wednesday: Turning northwest 15 knots in the morning, tending northerly in the outer Gulf. Becoming southwest 15 knots everywhere in the evening. Fine, but occasional rain towards evening. Thursday: Southwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots in the morning, tending southeast 15 knots in the evening. Early rain, then fine spells.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: East Coast: Northerly half a metre or less, rising to 1 metre for a time on Monday. West Coast: Southwest 2 to 2.5 metres.