TODAY |

weather warning

A complex low pressure system is expected to move eastwards across New Zealand Sunday night and Monday, preceded by a period of strong to gale northeasterlies


Now
11°
5°
Occasional light rain. Light winds.
E
Sunrise
Sun Jul 05 08:18:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Sun Jul 05 17:07:00 NZST 2020
Tomorrow
12°
°
Mostly cloudy with a few showers, light winds. Rain and strong southwesterlies developing in the evening.
Sunrise
Mon Jul 06 08:18:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Mon Jul 06 17:08:00 NZST 2020
Tue Jul 07 00:00:00 NZST 2020
11°
°
Mostly cloudy. Early rain then showers, easing for a time. Strong gusty southwesterlies.
Sunrise
Tue Jul 07 08:17:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Tue Jul 07 17:09:00 NZST 2020
Wed Jul 08 00:00:00 NZST 2020
°
Showers from morning with southwesterlies becoming strong.
Sunrise
Wed Jul 08 08:17:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Wed Jul 08 17:10:00 NZST 2020

Today

11°

7°

Tomorrow

12°

7°

Tue Jul 07 00:00:00 NZST 2020

11°

4°

Wed Jul 08 00:00:00 NZST 2020

7°

5°

Tides for Dunedin
Mon Jul 06 04:15:00 NZST 2020
HIGH  2.1M
Mon Jul 06 11:06:00 NZST 2020
LOW  0.1M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Tuesday

North Island: Scattered showers, mainly in the west and becoming fine in the east. South Island: Showers in the south and west, with snow to 500 metres in the far south. Fine spells and isolated showers elsewhere.

Wednesday

North Island: Showers, easing north of Taupo. Strong westerlies. South Island: Showers, clearing in the west and about Nelson by afternoon, and becoming isolated for central Otago. Snow to 600 metres, but possibly 400 metres at first in the south.

Thursday

North Island: A few showers, but mainly fine for central areas. South Island: Showers in the east and south with snow possible to 600 metres. Elsewhere mainly fine.

Friday

North Island: Showers about Wellington, Wairarapa and Hawkes Bay/ Gisborne coast clearing. Mainly fine elsewhere. South Island: Fine or becoming fine for most. Showers about Stewart Island and Fiordland.

Chatham Islands

Period of rain, easing to a few showers on Friday. Strong northerlies, turning westerly late Tuesday, then northerly again Wednesday. A gale southwest change Thursday, easing Friday.

Northland, Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty, and Taupo

Rain spreading south during the evening and overnight with heavy falls, followed by showers, some heavy and possibly thundery. Strong to gale northeasterlies, easing overnight or tomorrow morning.

Waikato to Wellington, including Taumarunui and Taihape

Rain for a time tonight or early tomorrow, then a few showers.

Gisborne, Hawke's Bay, and Wairarapa

Fine today. Rain at times tomorrow.

Nelson and northern Marlborough

Rain, with some heavy falls, clearing tomorrow morning then mainly fine, but rain about western Nelson again late tomorrow.

Remainder of Marlborough, also Canterbury

High cloud. Occasional rain about the High Country, and patchy rain elsewhere for a time overnight. Mainly fine tomorrow.

Buller, Westland, and Fiordland

Periods of rain, heavy and possibly thundery at times.

Otago and Southland

Scattered rain, becoming widespread and heavier later tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods. Late rain tomorrow.

Chalmers

Variable 10 knots. Easterly 15 knots developing this evening,changing southwest 20 knots Monday evening. Sea becoming moderate.Northeast swell rising to 2 metres. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing.Fair visibility in periods of rain.Areas of low cloud or fog from Monday morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest rising early Tuesday 30 knots, easing Tuesday afternoon 20 knots, rising to early Wednesday 30 knots, easing Thursday 20 knots. Sea rough at times. Moderate northeast swell, easing Tuesday.Southerly swell becoming heavy Wednesday.