TODAY |

Today
18°
°
Mostly cloudy, but some fine breaks from afternoon. Light winds.
Sunrise
6.31AM
Sunset
5.58PM
Tomorrow
20°
°
Fine. Light winds and afternoon northeasterly breezes.
Sunrise
6.32AM
Sunset
5.56PM
Wednesday
22°
°
10°
Fine to start, then cloud increasing. Occasional rain possible in the afternoon and evening. Northwesterlies change southwesterly towards evening.
Sunrise
6.33AM
Sunset
5.55PM
Thursday
19°
°
Areas of morning cloud, otherwise fine. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
6.34AM
Sunset
5.53PM

Today

18°

7°

Tomorrow

20°

8°

Wednesday

22°

10°

Thursday

19°

8°

Tides for Napier
3:47PM
HIGH  1.7M
10:02PM
LOW  0.2M
4:15AM
HIGH  1.8M
10:32AM
LOW  0.1M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Wednesday

North Island, a period of rain spreading north, clearing in the west and south later in the day. South Island, showers for Fiordland, and developing for Westland, Buller, Southland and Otago later. Early showers for Canterbury to Marlborough, clearing. Fine elsewhere.

Thursday

Isolated showers for Auckland, Northland, Buller, Southland and Clutha, and more widespread showers for Fiordland. Early showers for Gisborne, clearing. Fine elsewhere.

Friday

Isolated showers for west coasts of the South Island, and the North Island north of Taranaki. Showers clearing from Southland and Clutha. Fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Rain developing later in the day Wednesday, with northwesterlies changing strong southwest Wednesday night. Rain turning to occasional showers from early Thursday, with strong or gale southwesterlies though the day. Showers and southwesterlies easing on Friday.

Northland

Cloudy periods and a few showers.

Auckland, Waikato and Taupo, also Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Mainly fine.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Partly cloudy with isolated showers today. Fine tomorrow.

Waitomo to Wellington, also Wairarapa

Mostly fine today. Cloudy areas developing tomorrow, with isolated showers, and rain about Kapiti and Wellington at night.

Nelson and Marlborough

Partly cloudy today. Isolated showers tomorrow, and evening rain.

Canterbury

High cloud and patchy rain at times. Cloud increasing tomorrow evening with showers spreading north.

Otago and Southland

Often cloudy with occasional rain or showers, but fine spells increasing inland tomorrow.

Buller and Westland

Occasional rain, possibly heavy, clearing tomorrow afternoon then fine spells and the odd shower.

Fiordland

Rain, heavy at times, easing to showers tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Often cloudy, chance shower.

Portland

Variable 10 knots but southeast 20 knots north of Waiapu River,easing to variable 10 knots everywhere Tuesday afternoon. Becoming northerly 15 knots but westerly 15 knots in the north Tuesday evening. Sea moderate in the north,easing. Southeast swell 3 metres easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Tending Wednesday morning northwest 15 knots everywhere. Developing early Thursday southwest 25 knots,easing late Thursday 15 knots. Developing Friday northerly 15 knots. Sea rough at times. Moderate southeast swell, easing Thursday.Moderate southwest swell, developing Thursday.