Now
14°
1°
-1°
Mainly fine, chance shower.Gusty NW,changing SW evening.
NNW
Sunrise
Mon Jul 25 14:17:42 NZST 2016
Sunset
Mon Jul 25 14:17:42 NZST 2016
Tomorrow
°
-3°
Mostly sunny, morning frosts. Southwest dying out.
Sunrise
Mon Jul 25 07:55:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Mon Jul 25 17:25:00 NZST 2016
Tue Jul 26 00:00:00 NZST 2016
11°
°
Mainly fine, morning frosts, possibly severe. N lydevelops.
Sunrise
Tue Jul 26 07:54:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Tue Jul 26 17:26:00 NZST 2016
Wed Jul 27 00:00:00 NZST 2016
14°
°
High cloud at times, few spots rain. Winds turn northwest.
Sunrise
Wed Jul 27 07:53:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Wed Jul 27 17:27:00 NZST 2016

Today

14°

-1°

Tomorrow

9°

-3°

Tue Jul 26 00:00:00 NZST 2016

11°

0°

Wed Jul 27 00:00:00 NZST 2016

14°

1°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Tuesday

North Island, a period of rain, with some heavy falls in the west, then a few showers in the west and dry in the east. South Island, mainly fine in the east with morning frosts, possibly severe, but morning rain for the Sounds and Golden Bay. Cloud increasing in the west, with rain or drizzle developing.

Wednesday

North Island, occasional showers in the west, and mainly fine in the east. South Island, periods of rain in the west, with heavy falls possible, and a few spots of rain in the east.

Thursday

North Island, rain for most places, with heavy falls and possible thunderstorms in the west. South Island, rain in the west, with heavy falls possible. A few showers in the east.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers on Tuesday and Wednesday, and strong southwesterlies easing and turning northwesterly. Rain at times on Thursday with strong westerlies.

WARNINGS ARE IN FORCE FOR SEVERE GALES AROUND CENTRAL NEW ZEALAND

Northland to Kapiti, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country, also Wairarapa

Occasional showers, with thunderstorms from Taranaki southwards, clearing from Bay of Plenty and Wairarapa overnight, and elsewhere tomorrow. Westerly gales, possibly severe in the south, easing tomorrow.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay, also Wellington

Mainly fine. Gale or severe gale westerlies, easing tomorrow.

Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury

Showers about Nelson and the inland ranges today. Mainly fine elsewhere today, and everywhere tomorrow. Northwesterly gales in exposed places, easing tonight.

Buller and Westland

Heavy showers and squally thunderstorms today. Showers gradually clearing tomorrow.

Otago, Southland and Fiordland

Periods of rain today, with snow down to 100 or 200 metres at times. Tomorrow, showers becoming confined to the south coast.

Chatham Islands

Showers developing tonight and westerlies rising to severe gale for a time.

Rangitata

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Southwest 20 knots rising to 35 knots for a time this morning. Easing to variable 10 knots late evening. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres offshore. Fair visibility in showers this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Tuesday morning northerly 15 knots, rising Wednesday northwest 25 knots with rough sea, turning southwest Thursday.Moderate southerly swell at times.