TODAY |

Now
26°
25°
18°
Long fine spells. Southwesterlies.
SW
Sunrise
6.28AM
Sunset
8.38PM
Tomorrow
26°
°
18°
Morning and evening cloud, otherwise long fine spells. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
6.29AM
Sunset
8.37PM
Tuesday
27°
°
18°
Partly cloudy, chance shower from afternoon. Southwest breezes.
Sunrise
6.30AM
Sunset
8.36PM
Wednesday
26°
°
18°
Partly cloudy, a few showers. Westerlies.
Sunrise
6.31AM
Sunset
8.35PM

Today

26°

18°

Tomorrow

26°

18°

Tuesday

27°

18°

Wednesday

26°

18°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
9:49PM
HIGH  3.1M
3:44AM
LOW  0.6M
10:13AM
HIGH  3.2M
4:10PM
LOW  0.7M
12:41PM
HIGH  4.1M
6:50PM
LOW  0.8M
12:59AM
HIGH  3.9M
7:04AM
LOW  0.7M
1:15PM
HIGH  4.1M
7:27PM
LOW  0.8M

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Tuesday

North Island, cloudy periods with isolated showers north of Taihape, and patchy drizzle about Horowhenua Kapiti Coast and Wellington. South Island, rain in the west, cloudy elsewhere with a few showers from afternoon. Fine about Nelson.

Wednesday

North Island, showers in the west, elsewhere mainly fine but isolated showers. South Island, rain with heavy falls in the west and south clearing. A few showers elsewhere, clearing.

Thursday

North Island, fine apart from cloud in the west with isolated showers. South Island, rain spreading up the west, with scattered falls in the far south later. Partly cloudy elsewhere.

Friday

North Island, mainly fine. South Island, showers or rain in the west and south, clearing. Becoming fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Low cloud with drizzle, then turning to rain on Wednesday,then becoming fine on Thursday. Strong northerlies, changing southwest for a time on Thursday.

Manawatu, Horowhenua, Kapiti Coast and Wellington

Fine spells today. Cloudy tomorrow, with patchy drizzle.

The remainder of the North Island

Mostly fine. Areas of cloud morning and night. And isolated afternoon and evening showers about the ranges of Gisborne and northern Hawkes Bay. Also, patchy drizzle for Waitomo, Taumarunui and Taranaki tomorrow night.

Marlborough, Nelson and Buller

Fine, apart from a few cloudy periods around the coast, and isolated showers about the Kaikoura ranges this afternoon. Cloudy with drizzle in Buller from tonight.

Westland and Fiordland

Mostly cloudy, with occasional light rain or drizzle in Westland, spreading to Fiordland later tomorrow.

Canterbury and coastal Otago

Cloudy areas morning and night, otherwise fine. However, cloud lingering about the coast south of Banks Peninsula tomorrow.

Inland Otago and Southland

Fine today. Occasional rain for Stewart Island tomorrow, and cloudy periods elsewhere with isolated afternoon and evening showers.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy.

Colville

Variable 10 knots. Northwest 15 knots developing for a time east of Cape Colville this evening, and again for a time late Monday evening. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing late Tuesday northwest 15 knots, easing early Wednesday variable 10 knots, developing Wednesday afternoon westerly 15 knots.

Kaipara

Southerly 10 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate Tuesday.

Auckland

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

Situation
A ridge affects the North Island throughout the forecast period. A weak slow moving front lies over the central South Island today. Another front moves onto the lower South Island late Tuesday, then moves up the South Island on Wednesday. The front becomes slow moving over central New Zealand on Thursday, while northwesterlies strengthen over the South Island.

Warning
Wind warning Nil

Forecast
For Manukau Harbour: Sunday: Southwest 10 knots. Sea slight. Fine. Monday: Southwest 10 knots. Sea slight. Fine, apart from low cloud morning and evening. For the Waitemata Harbour: Sunday: Sea breezes 10 knots becoming southwest 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine. Monday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots in the afternoon, easing to 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fine, apart from low cloud morning and evening. For the Hauraki Gulf: Sunday: Sea breezes 10 knots becoming southwest 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine. Monday: Southwest 10 knots, with sea breezes 10 knots developing early afternoon, becoming southwest 10 knots everywhere in the evening. Sea slight. Fine, apart from low cloud morning and late evening. For Bream Head to Cape Colville: Sunday: Southwest 10 knots, but 15 knots about the Colville Channel. Becoming variable 5 knots this afternoon north of Little Barrier Island. Sea slight. Fine. Monday: Becoming southwest 10 knots everywhere early morning, easing to variable 5 knots north of Little Barrier Island around midday. Becoming northwest 10 knots everywhere early evening, then changing southwest 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Fine, apart from low cloud morning and late evening.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Easing early morning everywhere to variable 5 knots. Afternoon sea breezes 10 knots. Partly cloudy, isolated showers from afternoon. Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Afternoon sea breezes 10 knots, then becoming southwest 10 knots in the evening. Partly cloudy, a few showers. Thursday: Easing in the morning to variable 5 knots. Afternoon sea breezes 10 knots. Fine.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: East Coast: For the Outer Gulf - Northeast half a metre, rising to 1 metre late Tuesday. Elsewhere - Northeast half a metre or less. West Coast: Southwest 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres Wednesday and to 2 metres early Thursday.