Now
17°
9°
11°
Cloudy periods, a few showers clearing afternoon. NW ly.
NNE
Sunrise
7.23AM
Sunset
5.32PM
Tomorrow
16°
°
12°
Showers to rain afternoon. Northwest turn southwest.
Sunrise
7.23AM
Sunset
5.33PM
Friday
16°
°
10°
Showers. Strong westerlies.
Sunrise
7.22AM
Sunset
5.34PM
Saturday
16°
°
Showers. Northwest turn strong southwest.
Sunrise
7.21AM
Sunset
5.34PM

Today

17°

11°

Tomorrow

16°

12°

Friday

16°

10°

Saturday

16°

9°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
1:01PM
HIGH  3.2M
7:03PM
LOW  0.7M
1:32AM
HIGH  3.2M
7:36AM
LOW  0.6M
2:01PM
HIGH  3.1M
8:05PM
LOW  0.8M
4:15PM
HIGH  3.8M
10:31PM
LOW  1.0M
4:42AM
HIGH  3.8M
11:02AM
LOW  1.0M

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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 and possible thunderstorms. Rain in the south, and scattered rain in the east clearing for a time.

Friday

Showers in the west, may turning to rain for a time, fine in the east. However, scattered rain in the far south, with snow possible down to 400 metres at first.

Saturday

North Island, a period of rain for most places with heavy falls possible in the west. South Island, rain with some heavy falls in the west, rain or showers elsewhere, with snow to low levels in the south.

Chatham Islands

A period of rain later Thursday, with northwesterlies strengthening for a time. On Friday, showers and westerlies, may rise to gale for a time. On Saturday, rain developing and strengthening northwesterlies.

Northland

Mainly fine, but a few afternoon showers.

Auckland, Waikato, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

A few showers developing this morning, then clearing this afternoon.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Fine weather.

Waitomo to Wellington, including the central high country

Morning showers, followed by increasing fine spells.

Nelson

Rain at first, and again this evening about the western ranges.

Buller and northern Westland

Occasional showers, turning to rain this evening.

Southern Westland and Fiordland

Periods of rain, heavy and possibly thundery at first and again this evening.

Marlborough to Southland

Fine with high cloud, apart from a few showers this morning about coastal Southland. However, scattered rain developing in the west this evening.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods, a few spots of rain later.

Colville

Southwest 15 knots, turning northwest 20 knots this morning. Sea becoming moderate. Northerly swell 1 metre, dying out. Fair visibility in showers this morning and afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Thursday morning northwest 30 knots, changing by Thursday evening southwest 30 knots, then rising for a time early Friday 40 knots. Easing late Friday westerly 25 knots, rising late Saturday southwest 35 knots. Sea very rough at times.

Kaipara

Southwest 15 knots, turning northwest 15 knots this morning, easing to variable 10 knots for a time this afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Westerly swell 3 metres easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Thursday morning northwest 30 knots, changing Thursday afternoon southwest 30 knots, then rising for a time early Friday 40 knots. Easing late Friday westerly 25 knots then rising late Saturday southwest 35 knots. Sea very rough at times. Westerly swell becoming heavy for a time Thursday and Friday.

Auckland

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

Situation
A series of weak troughs embedded within an unsettled westerly flow affect the area throughout the forecast period.

Warning
Wind warning Nil

Forecast
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Wednesday: Northwest 10 knots rising to 20 knots late this morning. Becoming westerly 10 knots this afternoon and variable 5 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate this morning, easing this afternoon. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing in the afternoon. For the Hauraki Gulf and from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Wednesday: Westerly 15 knots rising to northwest 20 knots for a time this morning and afternoon. Becoming westerly 10 knots this afternoon and variable 5 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate this morning, easing this afternoon. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing in the afternoon.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northwest rising to 25 knots early, changing southwest 25 knots late. Showers, turning to rain for a time. Friday: Rising to westerly 30 knots early, easing to 20 knots late. Showers. Saturday: Westerly rising to 25 knots early and to southwest 30 knots late.Rain at times.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: East Coast: Northerly half a metre or less. West Coast: Southwest 2.5 metres easing to 2 metres today. Southwest rising to 4 metres Thursday and to 4.5 metres for a time Friday, then easing to 3 metres Saturday.