TODAY |

Now
22°
18°
16°
Cloudy periods. Fresh southwest easing.
SW
Sunrise
5.54AM
Sunset
8.33PM
Tomorrow
23°
°
16°
Morning cloud then fine spells. An afternoon shower or two. Sea breezes.
Sunrise
5.54AM
Sunset
8.34PM
Wednesday
22°
°
15°
Cloudy periods, chance afternoon shower. Sea breezes.
Sunrise
5.54AM
Sunset
8.34PM
Thursday
23°
°
15°
Fine spells and a few showers. Light winds.
Sunrise
5.54AM
Sunset
8.35PM

Today

22°

16°

Tomorrow

23°

16°

Wednesday

22°

15°

Thursday

23°

15°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
10:41PM
HIGH  3.0M
4:36AM
LOW  0.6M
11:07AM
HIGH  3.2M
5:02PM
LOW  0.8M
1:35AM
HIGH  3.8M
7:48AM
LOW  0.9M
1:55PM
HIGH  3.9M
8:11PM
LOW  1.0M

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Wednesday

North Island, cloudy periods and isolated showers. Showers becoming widespread inland south of Auckland in the afternoon, some heavy and possibly thundery. South Island, low cloud and rain in the east. Isolated showers elsewhere, more frequent and heavier in the afternoon.

Thursday

North Island, isolated showers becoming widespread during the afternoon, possibly heavy and thundery about the ranges. South Island, low cloud with rain or drizzle in the east. Mainly fine in the south. Elsewhere, fine spells with afternoon and evening showers.

Friday

North Island, isolated showers becoming widespread during the afternoon, possibly heavy and thundery about the ranges. South Island, low cloud with morning drizzle in the east. Elsewhere, fine spells with afternoon and evening showers.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and light winds.

Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula

Cloudy periods. Isolated showers developing in Coromandel tonight and elsewhere tomorrow.

Waikato to Manawatu, including Bay of Plenty, the central high country, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine. Isolated showers, more widespread and heavy inland during the afternoons and evenings with possible thunderstorms.

Horowhenua to Wellington and Wairarapa

Cloudy periods and isolated showers, mainly about the ranges.

Marlborough and Nelson

Mostly fine. A few showers, some heavy inland tomorrow afternoon and evening with thunderstorms possible.

Buller to Fiordland

Occasional rain.

Canterbury and coastal Otago

Scattered light rain or drizzle.

The remainder of Otago, also Southland

Cloudy periods and isolated showers. Showers becoming widespread for a time tomorrow afternoon and evening.

Chatham Islands

Showers clearing this evening, then mainly fine. tomorrow.

Colville

Southwest 15 knots, turning northeast 10 knots east of Great Barrier Island late this evening, and everywhere overnight. Becoming variable 10 knots Tuesday evening. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in showers late Tuesday evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots.

Kaipara

Southwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday afternoon northwest 15 knots.

Auckland

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

Situation
A weak front remains slow moving around central New Zealand today. A low slowly approaches the country from the Tasman Sea during Tuesday and Wednesday, but remains offshore by Thursday and a northeast flow dominates over New Zealand.The low weakens away on Friday.

Warning
Strong wind advisory in force for the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Forecast
For the Manukau Harbour: Monday: Southwest 15 knots, gradually easing to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods. Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing in the morning, gradually turning westerly 10 knots in the afternoon, then easing to variable 5 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, and fair visibility in a few showers from afternoon. For the Waitemata Harbour: Monday: Southwest 20 knots, easing to 15 knots from late afternoon, then gradually easing to variable 5 knots this evening. Moderate sea, easing from late afternoon. Cloudy periods. Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing in the morning, then easing to variable 5 knots again in the evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, and fair visibility in a few showers from afternoon. For the Hauraki Gulf: Monday: Southwest 20 knots gusting 30 knots, easing to 15 knots early evening, and to 10 knots late evening. Turning southeast 10 knots overnight. Moderate sea, easing early evening. Cloudy periods. Tuesday: Becoming northeast 10 knots in the morning. Turning southwest 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, with fair visibility in a few showers from afternoon. For the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Monday: Southwest 20 knots gusting 30 knots, but 25 knots gusting 35 knots about the Colville Channel. Gradually easing to 15 knots everywhere this evening. Becoming southeast 10 knots about the Channel overnight. Rough sea about the Channel, easing this evening. Cloudy periods. Tuesday: Becoming southeast 10 knots everywhere early morning, then becoming northeast 10 knots late morning. Turning southwest 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, and fair visibility in a few showers in the evening.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Turning northwest 10 knots in the morning. Cloudy periods and isolated showers. Thursday: Easing to variable 5 knots early. A few showers. some heavy from afternoon. Friday: Northeast 10 knots developing early. A few showers, some heavy from afternoon.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: East Coast: Northeast half a metre or less. Rising to easterly 1 metre north of the Coromandel Peninsula on Wednesday. West Coast: Southwest 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre for a time on Tuesday.