Now
23°
17°
16°
Morning cloud clearing to a sunny day. Southwesterlies.
SW
Sunrise
6.19AM
Sunset
8.42PM
Tomorrow
24°
°
16°
Fine and cloudy periods. Winds turn northwesterly.
Sunrise
6.20AM
Sunset
8.42PM
Thursday
22°
°
14°
A period of rain. Southwest change.
Sunrise
6.21AM
Sunset
8.41PM
Friday
21°
°
13°
Fine spells, chance shower. Southwest dying away.
Sunrise
6.22AM
Sunset
8.41PM

Today

23°

16°

Tomorrow

24°

16°

Thursday

22°

14°

Friday

21°

13°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
12:01PM
HIGH  3.4M
6:06PM
LOW  0.6M
12:26AM
HIGH  3.2M
6:18AM
LOW  0.6M
12:47PM
HIGH  3.2M
6:52PM
LOW  0.7M
2:59PM
HIGH  4.0M
9:15PM
LOW  0.9M
3:20AM
HIGH  3.8M
9:29AM
LOW  1.0M
3:39PM
HIGH  3.8M
9:58PM
LOW  1.0M

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Wednesday

North Island, cloudy in the west, with the odd shower south of Waikato. Mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, rain becoming widespread, heavy in the west with torrential falls about the Westland and Buller ranges.Northwesterlies rising to severe gale in exposed places.

Thursday

North Island, a period of rain for most, then a few showers in the west, but becoming fine for eastern areas. South Island, showers, some heavy in the west and far south. Cold southwesterlies spreading across the island.

Friday

A cooler day, with fine spells and a few showers for most places.

Chatham Islands Becoming cloudy and patchy drizzle developing on Wednesday, with northwesterlies. Northwesterlies strengthening Thursday, then rain later in the day, followed by showers and lighter southwesterlies on Friday.

Waitomo to the Kapiti Coast, including Taumarunui and Taihape

Cloud increasing, and a few showers developing this afternoon.

The remainder of the North Island

Mainly fine, but cloudy periods developing about Wellington.

Nelson

Fine, apart from a few morning showers about the ranges.

Buller to Fiordland

Periods of rain, heavy at times, especially about the ranges.

Marlborough and Canterbury

Mostly sunny, with some high cloud spreading north during the afternoon and evening.

Otago, excluding Clutha

Cloudy at times, with a few showers.

Clutha and Southland

Rain easing this morning. However, rain becoming persistent and heavier for a time this evening.

Chatham Islands

Fine spells.

Colville

Southwest 20 knots. Sea moderate. Northerly swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Wednesday evening northwest 20 knots, rising early Thursday 30 knots with rough sea, changing late Thursday southwest 20 knots.

Kaipara

Southwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell rising to 4 metres easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Wednesday afternoon northwest 15 knots,rising overnight Wednesday 25 knots with rough sea, changing early Thursday southwest 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell. Moderate northwest swell developing Wednesday, dying Thursday.

Auckland

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

Situation
A narrow ridge over the area retreats to the northeast on Wednesday as a front approaches the North Island from the south. The front crosses the area on Thursday, followed by a weak ridge on Friday.

Warning
Wind warning Nil

Forecast
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time this afternoon then easing to westerly 10 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate this afternoon, easing this evening. Fine, apart from morning cloud. For the Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots this morning then easing to 15 knots again in the evening. Sea becoming moderate this morning, easing this evening. Fine, apart from some morning cloud.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Westerly 15 knots turning northwest by evening. Fine and cloudy periods. Thursday: Northwest rising to 20 knots in the morning, turning southwest 20 knots by evening. Period rain, then isolated showers. Friday: Southwest easing to 15 knots. Isolated showers.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: East Coast: Northerly half a metre. West Coast: Southwest 3.5 metres, easing to 2.5 metres late today and 2 metres Wednesday, rising to 3 metres late Thursday. Northwest 1 metre developing for a time late Thursday.