extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast


North Island, fine spells and few showers north of Tauranga, also afternoon showers about the central high country. Mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, Rain or showers in the west and south. Mainly fine elsewhere.


North Island, Fine spells and a few showers in the mainly in the north and west. South Island, rain or showers in the west with some heavy falls. Isolated afternoon showers inland in the east otherwise mainly fine.


Unsettled with rain or showers spreading to most places during the day with some heavy falls in the west of the South Island. Gale northwesterlies in exposed parts of the South Island and lower North Island.

Chatham Islands

Fine and cloudy periods with a few showers. Northeasterlies becoming strong on Wednesday.

Northland, Coromandel and western Bay of Plenty

Fine and cloudy periods. A few showers, mainly in the east during the morning and night.

From Auckland to Waitomo, including the remainder of Bay of Plenty, Taumarunui, and Taupo

Fine. Few areas of morning cloud.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Fine weather.

From Taranaki to Wellington, also Taihape and Wairarapa

Mainly fine, but a few morning showers about Wairarapa, and isolated afternoon and evening showers inland.

All the South Island except Fiordland

Fine, apart from areas of morning fog.


Cloudy, with patchy drizzle.

Chatham Islands

Fine and cloudy periods.


Northeast 15 knots rising to 25 knots south of Mahia Peninsula this afternoon. Sea becoming rough in the south. Southwest swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday morning northeast 25 knots everywhere. Sea rough.