weather warning

HEAVY RAIN FOR WESTLAND AND BULLER A front associated with a low over the Tasman Sea moves onto the west of the South Island on Friday


Now
15°
7°
Fine. Light winds.
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Sunrise
Fri Jun 30 15:48:13 NZST 2017
Sunset
Fri Jun 30 15:48:13 NZST 2017
Tomorrow
15°
°
11°
Cloudy periods. A few showers and northerlies developing afternoon.
Sunrise
Fri Jun 30 07:35:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Fri Jun 30 17:15:00 NZST 2017
Sat Jul 01 00:00:00 NZST 2017
16°
°
10°
Rain setting in, with some heavy and possibly thundery falls from afternoon. Northerlies strengthening.
Sunrise
Sat Jul 01 07:35:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Sat Jul 01 17:15:00 NZST 2017
Sun Jul 02 00:00:00 NZST 2017
16°
°
Occasional showers. Northwesterlies.
Sunrise
Sun Jul 02 07:35:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Sun Jul 02 17:16:00 NZST 2017

Today

15°

4°

Tomorrow

15°

11°

Sat Jul 01 00:00:00 NZST 2017

16°

10°

Sun Jul 02 00:00:00 NZST 2017

16°

9°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
Thu Jun 29 23:56:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.4M
Fri Jun 30 06:04:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.6M
Fri Jun 30 12:24:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.2M
Fri Jun 30 18:18:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.7M
Fri Jun 30 03:02:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.8M
Fri Jun 30 09:18:00 NZST 2017
LOW  1.0M
Fri Jun 30 15:31:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.7M
Fri Jun 30 21:36:00 NZST 2017
LOW  1.1M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Saturday

Periods of rain, with heavy falls possible for the north of the North Island, and also the northwestern South Island.

Sunday

Rain turning to showers in most places.

Monday

Scattered showers, but rain in the far south.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and isolated showers on Saturday and Sunday, turning to rain on Monday. Northeasterlies becoming strong on Sunday and possibly rising to gale on Monday.

All the North Island

Fine in most places, with areas of overnight frost or fog. A few showers developing about Northland and Taranaki tomorrow afternoon, and about other northern and western areas in the evening.

Nelson and Marlborough

A few showers developing tomorrow morning, then turning to rain in the late afternoon or evening.

Canterbury

Often cloudy. Rain developing about the Alps tomorrow morning, and a few spots elsewhere from afternoon.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Scattered showers, turning to rain tomorrow morning with heavy falls.

Otago and Southland

Mainly fine and frosty tonight. Scattered rain developing tomorrow morning.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy with a few showers.

Colville

Variable 10 knots. Northerly 20 knots developing this evening. Sea becoming moderate. Southeast swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in showers developing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly gradually rising Saturday 35 knots with very rough sea. Easing early Sunday northwest 15 knots, becoming late Sunday westerly 20 knots. Moderate northerly swell developing Sunday, easing Monday. Easterly swell becoming moderate Monday.

Kaipara

Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing this morning, rising to 25 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Southeast swell north of Cape Reinga, 1 metre. Northwest swell 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in a few showers developing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly rising Saturday morning 35 knots with very rough sea. Changing Saturday afternoon northwest 25 knots, easing for a time Sunday 15 knots. Turning early Monday southwest 25 knots. Moderate southwest swell at times. Northerly swell becoming moderate Saturday, easing Sunday.

Auckland

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

Situation
A large, complex low approaches the country from Tasman Sea, affecting the North Island from late today onwards, followed by an unsettled southwesterly flow on Monday.

Warning
Wind warning Nil

Forecast
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Friday: Variable 5 knots, northerly 10 knots developing about midday, rising to 15 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, fair visibility in a few evening showers. For the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing in the morning, rising to 15 knots in the afternoon and to 20 knots in the evening. Sea becoming moderate in the evening. Cloudy periods, fair visibility in a few evening showers.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northerly rising to 30 knots but 25 knots about the Harbours, changing northwest 15 knots everywhere late. Heavy rain, possibly thundery, easing to the odd shower late. Sunday: Northwest 15 knots, turning westerly later. Occasional showers. Monday: Westerly 15 knots becoming southwest 20 knots. Occasional showers.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: East Coast: Easterly 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres Monday. Northerly 2 metres developing late Saturday, easing to 1 metre Sunday. West Coast: Southwest 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres late today, rising to 3 metres Sunday, easing to 2.5 metres Monday. Northwest half a metre developing today,rising to 2 metres Saturday, easing to 1 metre Sunday, dying out Monday.