TODAY |

Now
19°
11°
Fine with light winds.
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Sunrise
Sun Oct 20 13:55:18 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Sun Oct 20 13:55:18 NZDT 2019
Tomorrow
22°
°
Fine, apart from some high cloud. Northeasterlies developing morning.
Sunrise
Sun Oct 20 06:30:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Sun Oct 20 20:00:00 NZDT 2019
Mon Oct 21 00:00:00 NZDT 2019
19°
°
A few showers developing with a southerly change from afternoon.
Sunrise
Mon Oct 21 06:28:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Mon Oct 21 20:02:00 NZDT 2019
Tue Oct 22 00:00:00 NZDT 2019
16°
°
Early showers clearing as winds turn northwest. Returning later with a southwest change.
Sunrise
Tue Oct 22 06:27:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Tue Oct 22 20:03:00 NZDT 2019

Today

19°

5°

Tomorrow

22°

8°

Mon Oct 21 00:00:00 NZDT 2019

19°

3°

Tue Oct 22 00:00:00 NZDT 2019

16°

4°

Tides for Lyttelton
Sun Oct 20 10:04:00 NZDT 2019
HIGH  2.3M
Sun Oct 20 16:19:00 NZDT 2019
LOW  0.7M

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Monday

North Island, showers, mainly in the west, easing. However, high cloud about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay with isolated late showers possible. South Island, rain easing to a few showers in the west. Showers in the south, spreading north east of the Divide with a southerly change.

Tuesday

North Island, showers, but mainly fine with isolated showers about the Bay of Plenty, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. South Island, showers for most, more persistent from afternoon. Snow possibly lowering to 600 metres in the far south.

Wednesday

North Island, showers, more persistent about the Wairarapa, gradually clearing from the southwest. South Island, a few showers in the south and about the east coast, clearing to fine in the east. Mainly fine elsewhere, but cloud increasing and a few showers developing about the west coast.

Chatham Islands

Low cloud and occasional rain or drizzle, turning to showers on Tuesday as northerlies change westerly.

Northland

Fine apart from isolated showers.

Auckland to Manawatu, including Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty, and the central high country

Areas of cloud and isolated showers, clearing and becoming fine tomorrow morning. Cloud returning in the evening.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Mainly fine.

Horowhenua, Kapiti Coast and Wellington

Fine spells, however isolated showers about the Tararua ranges.

Marlborough, Nelson and Canterbury

Fine, high cloud at times.

Buller and Westland

Fine spells and isolated showers, turning to rain for a time tomorrow afternoon or evening with possible thunderstorms.

Otago and Southland

Fine spells. Remaining showers clearing this evening. Scattered rain spreading north tomorrow.

Fiordland

A few showers today. Periods of rain tomorrow, possibly heavy with thunderstorms.

Chatham Islands

Rain, easing to occasional drizzle tomorrow.

Conway

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 15 knots developing this morning,turning northwest 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate.Easterly swell 1 metre dying out. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, changing Monday late afternoon southwest 20 knots. Becoming for a time early Tuesday northeast 20 knots. Rising late Tuesday southwest 30 knots with rough sea. Gradually easing Wednesday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell developing Wednesday.

Rangitata

Variable 10 knots. Northeast 15 knots developing this morning,turning northwest this evening. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre dying out. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, changing Monday morning southerly 20 knots, easing Monday evening variable 10 knots. Developing later Tuesday southwest 25 knots with rough sea. Easing early Wednesday southwest 15 knots, changing late Wednesday northerly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell developing late Tuesday.

Christchurch

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation
A front moves up the South Island today, and the rest of the country on Monday, followed by cold southwesterlies. A low develops east of the lower North Island late Tuesday, moving away to the east.

Warning
NIL warning for CONWAY

Forecast
Sunday: Variable 5 knots. Easterly 10 knots developing late morning, turning northerly late afternoon. Sea slight. Fine.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northwest 15 knots, changing southwest 15 knots in the afternoon. A few showers. Tuesday: Northeast 15 knots developing early, changing southwest 20 knots late. A few showers. Wednesday: Southwest rising to 25 knots early, then easing to northwest 10 knots late. Showers clearing.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northeast half a metre.