TODAY |

Now
16°
13°
11°
Occasional rain. Northeasterlies.
ESE
Sunrise
2.02PM
Sunset
2.02PM
Tomorrow
18°
°
12°
Cloudy spells and a few showers. Easterly winds.
Sunrise
7.23AM
Sunset
5.13PM
Sunday
17°
°
13°
A few showers turning to rain in the morning, heavier from afternoon. Easterlies becoming strong in exposed places.
Sunrise
7.24AM
Sunset
5.13PM
Monday
19°
°
14°
Early rain, possibly heavy, easing to showers. Easterlies, strong and gusty at first.
Sunrise
7.25AM
Sunset
5.13PM

Today

16°

11°

Tomorrow

18°

12°

Sunday

17°

13°

Monday

19°

14°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
12:42AM
HIGH  3.2M
6:50AM
LOW  0.9M
1:09PM
HIGH  3.0M
7:08PM
LOW  0.8M
3:55AM
HIGH  3.7M
10:19AM
LOW  1.1M

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Sunday

North Island, rain developing in the north, with heavy falls possible north of Thames. Cloudy with scattered rain in the east,and cloudy periods in the west. South Island, mainly fine, cloud and patchy rain developing in the north.

Monday

North Island, heavy rain for Northland, Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty easing. Strong northeasterlies for Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty at first too. Rain, possibly heavy, in the east, and scattered falls spreading elsewhere. South Island, mainly fine, cloud and scattered rain in the north.

Tuesday

North Island, rain clearing and fine spells developing. South Island, fine in the south, and a few showers in the north.Cloud and showers developing later in the west.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy southwesterlies on Sunday, turning northeast on Monday, becoming strong northerlies with rain on Tuesday.

Northland

Fine spells and isolated showers, but areas of fog tomorrow morning.

Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty

West of Te Puke, periods of rain, possibly heavy and thundery tomorrow. Cloudy periods and a few showers elsewhere.

Auckland, Waikato, Waitomo, Taupo and Taumarunui, also Gisborne to Wairarapa

Cloudy periods and isolated showers.

Taranaki, Whanganui, Taihape and Manawatu

Mostly cloudy today, with a few showers for Taranaki. Fine tomorrow.

Horowhenua to Wellington

Mostly cloudy with scattered rain, clearing Horowhenua and Kapiti Coast tomorrow morning.

Buller, Nelson and Marlborough

Cloudy periods, with a few showers clearing tomorrow.

Canterbury

Cloudy with patchy drizzle, becoming fine tomorrow morning.

Westland, Fiordland, Otago and Southland

Mostly fine. A few showers for Westland, and coastal Southland and Fiordland. Valley fog may be persistent.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and the odd shower.

Colville

Northeast 15 knots but variable 10 knots north of Great Barrier Island. Becoming easterly 25 knots but 15 knots in the north this evening. Sea becoming rough in the south. Northeast swell 1 metre, easing. Fair visibility in periods of rain.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Sunday afternoon easterly 30 knots, and Sunday evening to 40 knots with very rough sea. Easing early Monday northeast 15 knots, changing later Monday westerly 25 knots, easing Tuesday northwest 15 knots. Northeast swell, moderate from Sunday, easing Tuesday.

Kaipara

Variable 10 knots. Becoming easterly 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Easterly swell north of Cape Reinga, 1 metre easing. Fair visibility in showers south of Kaipara Harbour this morning, and north of Cape Reinga this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Sunday afternoon easterly 25 knots, and for a time early Monday to 35 knots with very rough sea. Changing later Monday westerly 25 knots, easing Tuesday northwest 15 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate for a time Monday.

Auckland

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

Situation
A broad trough sits over the north today while a high affects the South Island. The trough slowly sinks southwards today, and from late Sunday the trough is expected to affect much of the country, likely producing a low and associated fronts. On Monday the low pressure moves over the North Island, slowly moving offshore Tuesday.

Warning
Strong wind advisory in force for Hauraki Gulf, Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Forecast
For Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Saturday: Easterly 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots for a time this morning. Easterly rising to 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods,isolated showers. For the Hauraki Gulf: Saturday: Northeast 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots for a time this morning.. Tending easterly 10 knots around midday and rising to 15 knots this afternoon and to 25 knots gusting 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough this evening. Cloudy periods, fair visibility in a few showers. For Bream Head to Cape Colville: Saturday: Northeast 15 knots but variable 5 knots north of Little Barrier Island. , easing to variable 5 knots everywhere in the morning. Becoming northeast 15 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots south of Little Barrier Island this evening. Becoming easterly 25 knots gusting 35 knots everywhere overnight tonight. Sea becoming rough in the south this evening and everywhere overnight tonight.Cloudy periods, fair visibility in a few showers.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Northeast rising to 25 knots in the afternoon.Rain with heavy falls. Monday: Rising early to 35 knots, easing late morning northeast 15 knots. Changing westerly 15 knots in the afternoon. Rain easing to showers in the morning. Tuesday: Westerly 15 knots, easing to 10 knots later. Showers becoming isolated early and fine spells developing.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: East Coast: Easterly half a metre, tending northeast and rising to 2 metres but 3 metres in the outer gulf for a time Sunday. West Coast: Southwest 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres Monday and to 2 metres Tuesday.