TODAY |

Now
23°
9°
11°
Mainly fine, some morning and evening cloud. Northeasterly breezes.
NE
Sunrise
Sun Feb 17 06:50:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Sun Feb 17 20:36:00 NZDT 2019
Tomorrow
26°
°
14°
Mainly fine, some high cloud. Northeast breezes.
Sunrise
Mon Feb 18 06:52:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Mon Feb 18 20:35:00 NZDT 2019
Tue Feb 19 00:00:00 NZDT 2019
31°
°
17°
A fine day. Northerlies picking up.
Sunrise
Tue Feb 19 06:53:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Tue Feb 19 20:33:00 NZDT 2019
Wed Feb 20 00:00:00 NZDT 2019
25°
°
15°
Partly cloudy. Chance shower with a southerly change, then winds turning northeast later.
Sunrise
Wed Feb 20 06:54:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Wed Feb 20 20:32:00 NZDT 2019

Today

23°

11°

Tomorrow

26°

14°

Tue Feb 19 00:00:00 NZDT 2019

31°

17°

Wed Feb 20 00:00:00 NZDT 2019

25°

15°

Tides for Lyttelton
Sun Feb 17 15:12:00 NZDT 2019
HIGH  2.3M
Sun Feb 17 21:26:00 NZDT 2019
LOW  0.4M
Mon Feb 18 03:45:00 NZDT 2019
HIGH  2.5M
Mon Feb 18 10:02:00 NZDT 2019
LOW  0.4M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Monday

North Island, fine in the east and south, but cloudy periods elsewhere and isolated afternoon showers about Northland and Coromandel Peninsula. South Island, areas of rain in the west and south. Cloudy periods and isolated showers elsewhere, but fine about Marlborough and Nelson.

Tuesday

North Island, partly cloudy. South Island, showers or rain in the west, with heavy falls, also in the south later. Fine in the east and north.

Wednesday

North Island, partly cloudy, with isolated showers about Northland, but fine in the east. South Island, rain with heavy falls in the west, easing. A few showers elsewhere, gradually clearing.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and northwesterlies. A period of showers late Monday as winds briefly change southwest.

Northland to Taranaki, including Coromandel and Taumarunui

Cloudy periods, isolated showers north of Waikato, spreading elsewhere from afternoon.

Bay of Plenty and Taupo to Horowhenua Kapiti Coast

Mainly fine, evening cloud.

Gisborne to Wairarapa and Wellington, also Nelson and Marlborough

Areas of cloud, with isolated showers north of Wairoa. Clearing to fine this morning.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Mostly fine, but the odd shower in Buller and Westland, and cloudy with drizzle about the Fiords.

Canterbury, and Otago except Clutha

Mainly fine, areas of morning and evening cloud.

Southland and Clutha

Cloudy periods, and isolated showers about the south coast.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods. A few light showers possible.

Conway

Variable 10 knots.Northeast 15 knots developing this morning,easing to variable 10 knots this evening.Sea slight.Southwest swell 2 metres offshore, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing early Tuesday northeast 15 knots.

Rangitata

Variable 10 knots but southwest 15 knots offshore, easing to variable 10 knots everywhere this morning.Sea slight.Southwest swell 2 metres offshore.Northeast swell 1 metre dying out.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Monday afternoon northeast 15 knots, turning later Tuesday northwest 25 knots with rough sea. Changing early Wednesday southerly 20 knots, gradually turning later Wednesday northeast 15 knots.

Christchurch

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation
A ridge of high pressure covers the country today. A series of fronts affect the far south of the South Island from Monday,but the high remains slow moving over the North Island.

Warning
NIL warning for CONWAY

Forecast
Sunday: Easterly 10 knots, rising to northeast 15 knots this morning. Easing to easterly 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northeast 10 knots rising to 15 knots in the evening. Fine spells,a few spots of late rain. Tuesday: Northeast 15 knots, changing northwest 15 knots later. Fine. Wednesday: Changing southerly 15 knots early, turning northeast 15 knots later. One or two showers.

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