Today
16°
°
A few showers, possibly thundery. Light winds.
Sunrise
Mon Sep 24 06:10:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Mon Sep 24 18:24:00 NZST 2018
Tomorrow
14°
°
A few showers, clearing afternoon and becoming fine. Gusty westerlies.
Sunrise
Tue Sep 25 06:08:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Tue Sep 25 18:25:00 NZST 2018
Wed Sep 26 00:00:00 NZST 2018
16°
°
Mainly fine. Gusty westerlies, dying out evening.
Sunrise
Wed Sep 26 06:07:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Wed Sep 26 18:26:00 NZST 2018
Thu Sep 27 00:00:00 NZST 2018
13°
°
Fine, but a chance of an afternoon or evening shower. Light winds.
Sunrise
Thu Sep 27 06:05:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Thu Sep 27 18:27:00 NZST 2018

Today

16°

5°

Tomorrow

14°

4°

Wed Sep 26 00:00:00 NZST 2018

16°

2°

Thu Sep 27 00:00:00 NZST 2018

13°

3°

Tides for Picton
Mon Sep 24 21:15:00 NZST 2018
HIGH  1.5M
Tue Sep 25 02:34:00 NZST 2018
LOW  0.2M
Tue Sep 25 09:46:00 NZST 2018
HIGH  1.5M
Tue Sep 25 15:07:00 NZST 2018
LOW  0.3M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Wednesday

North Island, the odd shower for most, but fine about Bay of Plenty. South Island, fine for Nelson. Showers elsewhere clearing and becoming fine, except about Buller and in the far south.

Thursday

North Island, a few showers about Gisborne, mainly fine elsewhere apart from isolated afternoon and evening showers south of Hamilton. South Island, fine for most, but occasional showers in the far south, and isolated afternoon and evening showers inland north of Mt Cook.

Friday

North Island, fine spells, and a few showers for most. South Island, a few showers in the west, mainly fine in the east apart from isolated afternoon and evening showers inland in the north.

Chatham Islands

Showers or rain, with strong northwesterlies turning strong southwest Wednesday, all easing Thursday, then clearing Friday with winds dying out.

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

Showers, some heavy with hail and possible thunderstorms from late this afternoon until tomorrow afternoon, mainly in the west. Snow to 800 metres about the Central Plateau tomorrow.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine. However, a few showers this evening and again tomorrow.

Nelson

Showers today, possibly thundery late afternoon. Mainly fine tomorrow.

Buller and Westland

Showers, some heavy today.

Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago

Rain or showers, with heavy falls and snow lowering to 400 metres, clearing tomorrow morning. Showers returning to Otago later tomorrow, with snow to 100 metres and southwest gales near the coast.

Southland and Fiordland

Showers. Snow to 300 metres tonight and to 100 metres later tomorrow with southwest gales near the coast.

Chatham Islands

Occasional rain.

Cook

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northerly 15 knots, rising to 25 knots this afternoon, then changing southwest 25 knots but 40 knots south of Cape Terawhiti late Tuesday morning. Easing to southerly 15 knots everywhere early Tuesday afternoon, and to variable 10 knots late Tuesday afternoon. Northwest 25 knots developing Tuesday evening. Sea becoming very rough in the south for a time. Southerly swell 2 metres developing for a time.Poor visibility in rain developing this evening, with thunderstorms possible in the south Tuesday morning, easing Tuesday afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 25 knots with rough sea, changing Wednesday morning southerly 15 knots,then easing Thursday variable 10 knots. Developing late Friday northerly 15 knots. Southerly swell becoming heavy Wednesday, easing Thursday.