TODAY |

Now
14°
6°
Fine. Possible early frosts in sheltered places. Light winds.
SSE
Sunrise
7.04AM
Sunset
5.47PM
Tomorrow
14°
°
Fine with morning frosts. Light winds.
Sunrise
7.03AM
Sunset
5.48PM
Monday
15°
°
Fine spells with light winds.
Sunrise
7.01AM
Sunset
5.49PM
Tuesday
16°
°
11°
Cloud increasing and northeasterlies strengthening.
Sunrise
7.00AM
Sunset
5.50PM

Today

14°

2°

Tomorrow

14°

5°

Monday

15°

8°

Tuesday

16°

11°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
4:11PM
HIGH  2.8M
10:14PM
LOW  1.1M
4:27AM
HIGH  2.8M
10:39AM
LOW  0.9M
6:47AM
HIGH  3.4M
1:12PM
LOW  1.4M
7:37PM
HIGH  3.5M
1:56AM
LOW  1.4M
7:58AM
HIGH  3.5M
2:18PM
LOW  1.2M

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Sunday

Cloudy with isolated showers for Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, Wairarapa and Banks Peninsula. Fine elsewhere, with areas of morning frosts.

Monday

North Island: Mainly fine for most, but morning cloud with isolated showers in the east. South Island: Partly cloudy in the west, and about coastal Otago. Otherwise, mainly fine.

Tuesday

North Island: Fine south of Taihape. Cloud increasing in the north, and a few showers developing for Northland, Bay of Plenty and Rotorua. South Island: Mainly fine about Christchurch, cloud increasing elsewhere and rain developing in Fiordland and southern Westland.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy, with showers becoming isolated on Sunday as strong southwesterlies ease. Winds becoming light and variable on Tuesday and fine spells developing.

Northland and Gisborne

Occasional showers, clearing this evening.

Auckland to Kapiti, including the central high country, also Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Fine with morning frosts.

Hawke's Bay, Wairarapa and Wellington, also Nelson and Marlborough

Generally fine. A few cloudy areas clearing this morning. Showers about northern Hawke's Bay clearing this afternoon.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Cloudy with showers north of Greymouth, clearing this afternoon. Mainly fine elsewhere, with the odd shower.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Fine, with a frosty start.

Chatham Islands

A few showers.

Colville

Southeasterly 25 knots, easing to 15 knots this morning. Rough sea easing. Easterly swell rising to 2 metres for a time. Fair visibility in showers, clearing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Southeast 15 knots. Becoming late Sunday easterly 10 knots, rising late Monday 20 knots and late Tuesday 30 knots with rough sea.

Kaipara

Southeast 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing.Fair visibility in a few showers, easing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 15 knots, rising later Monday northeast 25 knots and later Tuesday 35 knots north of Tauroa Point with very rough sea.

Auckland

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

Situation
A weak front affects the upper North Island today, while a ridge extends across the rest of the country. The ridge persists over the country for most of the remainder of the forecast period. A trough approaches New Zealand from the Tasman Sea later Tuesday.

Warning
Strong wind advisory in force for Bream Head to Cape Colville

Forecast
For Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Saturday: Southeast 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this morning. Southwest 10 knots developing for a time this afternoon. Sea slight. Generally fine. For Hauraki Gulf: Saturday: Southeast 15 knots but 20 knots about the outer gulf, easing to 10 knots everywhere this morning. Sea moderate about outer gulf, easing morning. Generally fine. For Bream Head to Cape Colville: Saturday: Southeast 25 knots gusting 35 knots but 30 knots gusting 40 knots about the Colville Channel. Southeast easing to 15 knots everywhere this morning, and to 10 knots this afternoon. Rough sea, easing morning. Cloudy at times, fair visibility in a few showers clearing evening.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Variable 5 knots. Southeast 10 knots about the outer Gulf, turning easterly 10 knots in the evening. Fine. Monday: Becoming northeast 15 knots but 10 knots about the harbours in the morning. Fine. Tuesday: Northeast gradually rising to 25 knots throughout. Cloud increasing.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: East Coast: Easterly around half a metre about the outer Gulf, rising to 1 metre late this morning. Nil significant elsewhere. West Coast: Southwest 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres early this morning, to 1 metre late this morning and to half a metre for a time Sunday and then again from later Tuesday.