TODAY |

Now
24°
16°
14°
Fine apart from afternoon cloud. Southerlies.
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Sunrise
Mon Feb 24 06:59:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Mon Feb 24 20:08:00 NZDT 2020
Tomorrow
25°
°
16°
A fine day. Southerlies easing afternoon.
Sunrise
Tue Feb 25 07:00:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Tue Feb 25 20:07:00 NZDT 2020
Wed Feb 26 00:00:00 NZDT 2020
28°
°
17°
Fine with easterlies.
Sunrise
Wed Feb 26 07:01:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Wed Feb 26 20:05:00 NZDT 2020
Thu Feb 27 00:00:00 NZDT 2020
27°
°
17°
Fine. Easterlies dying out.
Sunrise
Thu Feb 27 07:02:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Thu Feb 27 20:04:00 NZDT 2020

Today

24°

14°

Tomorrow

25°

16°

Wed Feb 26 00:00:00 NZDT 2020

28°

17°

Thu Feb 27 00:00:00 NZDT 2020

27°

17°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
Mon Feb 24 09:06:00 NZDT 2020
HIGH  3.2M
Mon Feb 24 15:04:00 NZDT 2020
LOW  0.8M
Mon Feb 24 00:02:00 NZDT 2020
HIGH  3.9M
Mon Feb 24 06:06:00 NZDT 2020
LOW  0.7M
Mon Feb 24 12:18:00 NZDT 2020
HIGH  4.1M
Mon Feb 24 18:27:00 NZDT 2020
LOW  0.8M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

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Tuesday

North Island, showers in Gisborne and Hawkes Bay easing. Fine elsewhere, but isolated afternoon showers inland. South Island, A few showers in the far south, mainly fine elsewhere.

Wednesday

North Island, Cloud and drizzle clearing for Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. Fine elsewhere with afternoon showers about the ranges. South Island, A few showers in the far south, and rain easing in Fiordland. Fine with coastal cloud elsewhere.

Thursday

North Island, Fine with a few afternoon showers about the ranges. South Island, Rain with heavy falls for the West Coast, a few showers in the south, high cloud elsewhere. Gale northwesterlies about the high country and far south.

Friday

North Island, Fine, some cloud in the east. South Island, Rain easing to showers in the west, but lingering drizzle for Buller. Cloudy periods elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods with a few showers, clearing Wednesday as northeasterlies develop. Cloud returns on Friday.

Northland

Fine.

Auckland to Waitomo, including Taupo, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Fine spells. A few heavy showers, some possibly thundery, clearing this evening. Fine tomorrow.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay

Rain spreading north, easing to a few showers this evening. Isolated thunderstorms possible this evening. Remaining cloudy with a few showers tomorrow.

Taranaki to Wellington, including Taumarunui, Taihape and Wairarapa

Fine today. Areas of cloud tomorrow morning, otherwise fine.

Nelson, Buller, Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago

Fine.

Westland Fine today. Cloudy periods and isolated light showers tomorrow.

Southland and Fiordland

Cloudy periods and a few light showers in Fiordland and coastal Southland. Fine spells elsewhere. Rain late tomorrow night in southern Fiordland and Stewart Island.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods.

Colville

Southeast 25 knots, easing to 15 knots inshore this afternoon,and elsewhere in the evening. Rough sea, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre dying out. Southeast swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in showers, clearing this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 15 knots, turning Wednesday easterly 15 knots.

Kaipara

Southeast 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 15 knots, easing late Wednesday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell at times.

Auckland

Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Situation
A low pressure system lies slow moving offshore from the Bay of Plenty.Meanwhile a ridge over the South Island spreads onto the North Island on Wednesday.Another front moves onto the South Island on Thursday.

Warning
Strong wind advisory in force for Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Forecast
For Manukau Harbour: Monday: Southeast 10 knots, turning southwest 15 knots for a time afternoon and early evening. Sea slight. Fine. For Waitemata Harbour: Monday: Southeast 15 knots, easing to southerly 10 knots in the morning. Turning southwest 15 knots for a time in the afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Fine. For Hauraki Gulf: Monday: Southeast 20 knots, easing to 15 knots in the morning, and to 10 knots early afternoon. Becoming southwest 15 knots for a time late afternoon and evening. Moderate sea, easing in the morning. Fair visibility in showers, clearing early morning. For Bream Head to Cape Colville: Monday: Southeast 20 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots about the Colville Channel. Becoming southerly 20 knots everywhere this morning, easing to southeast 15 knots in the afternoon. Rough sea about the channel, easing in the morning. Fair visibility in showers, clearing morning.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Southerly 15 knots but 10 knots in the harbours. Fine. Wednesday: Easing to variable 5 knots early. Afternoon sea breezes 10 knots.Fine. Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Afternoon sea breezes 10 knots. Fine.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: East Coast: Easterly half a metre, rising to 1 metre in the Outer Gulf for a time today and Thursday. West Coast: Southwest 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres today.