Now
15°
14°
A few showers, possibly heavy, easing evening. Light winds.
NE
Sunrise
7.30AM
Sunset
5.25PM
Tomorrow
16°
°
Isolated showers. Occasional rain and hail from midday, possible afternoon thunderstorms, easing overnight. Northwest tending southwest night.
Sunrise
7.29AM
Sunset
5.26PM
Friday
15°
°
Cloudy periods. Isolated showers, clearing afternoon. Southwest dying out morning.
Sunrise
7.29AM
Sunset
5.26PM
Saturday
16°
°
11°
Cloudy periods increasing. Northerlies developing.
Sunrise
7.28AM
Sunset
5.27PM

Today

15°

8°

Tomorrow

16°

8°

Friday

15°

7°

Saturday

16°

11°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
11:32AM
HIGH  3.4M
5:27PM
LOW  0.5M
11:57PM
HIGH  3.4M
6:05AM
LOW  0.5M
12:26PM
HIGH  3.3M
6:22PM
LOW  0.6M
2:44PM
HIGH  3.9M
8:49PM
LOW  0.8M
3:06AM
HIGH  3.9M
9:21AM
LOW  0.9M
3:35PM
HIGH  3.8M
9:41PM
LOW  1.0M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Friday

North Island, fine, apart from morning cloud and isolated showers in the west. South Island, rain west of the Divide. Fine with high cloud elsewhere, rain from evening in the south.

Saturday

North Island, fine in the north and east. In the west, becoming cloudy with isolated showers, then rain at night. Severe gale northwesterly in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island, rain with heavy falls in the west and north, scattered rain elsewhere. Snow lowering to 500 metres in the south overnight. Gale or severe gale northwesterly for most places.

Sunday

North Island, rain for most, possibly heavy about the ranges, gradually clearing from the west in the evening. South Island, showers for most, becoming isolated and confined to the coasts in the afternoon.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods on Friday. Often cloudy and strong northerlies developing on Saturday. Rain developing on Sunday, with northerlies rising to gale for a time.

Northland to Taranaki, including Coromandel and the central high country

Fine spells and the odd shower. Showers becoming more frequent about Auckland this afternoon. Periods of rain developing tomorrow with some heavy and thundery falls in the west.

Bay of Plenty and Gisborne, including Whanganui, Manawatu and Taihape

Fine today. Scattered rain developing tomorrow afternoon.

Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa

Maibly fine.

Horowhenua to Wellington

Fine today. A few showers tomorrow, but Wellington City staying dry.

Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Fine, apart from some cloudy periods about Otago and Southland.

Buller and Westland

Cloudy periods and isolated showers.

Fiordland and Stewart Island

Occasional showers, but rain for a time tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers.

Colville

Westerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Sea slight. Northeast swell 2 metres,easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Saturday northwest 20 knots.

Kaipara

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Northeast swell north of Cape Reinga,2 metres easing. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Fair visibility in a few showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Saturday northwest 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell developing Friday. Moderate northwest swell developing Saturday.

Auckland

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

Situation
A ridge of high pressure lies over New Zealand today. A weak front crosses the country late Thursday, followed by another ridge. Strong northwesterlies build over the area on Saturday, ahead of a cold front which crosses on Sunday, bringing a southwesterly change.

Warning
Wind warning Nil

Forecast
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Sea smooth. Cloudy periods and fair visibility in a few showers, mainly afternoon. Thursday: Northerly 10 knots developing late morning, changing southwest 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight, but choppy when wind opposes tide. Cloudy periods and isolated showers, then poor visibility in evening rain. For the Hauraki Gulf: Wednesday: Westerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this afternoon. Sea slight, but choppy when wind opposes tide. Cloudy periods and fair visibility in a few showers, mainly this afternoon. Thursday: Northerly 10 knots developing in the morning, then rising to 15 knots in the afternoon. Changing westerly 10 knots at night. Sea slight, but choppy when wind opposes tide. Cloudy periods, then poor visibility in evening rain. For Bream Head to Cape Colville: Wednesday: Westerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Cloudy periods and fair visibility a few showers, mainly this afternoon. Thursday: Northerly 10 knots developing in the morning, then rising to 15 knots in the afternoon. Changing westerly 10 knots at night. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, then poor visibility in evening rain.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Variable 10 knots. Cloudy periods, with isolated morning showers. Saturday: Northerly 15 knots developing early, rising to 20 knots late. Cloud increasing. Sunday: Changing southwest 15 knots. Morning rain, easing afternoon.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: East Coast: Northerly half a metre but northeast 1 metre about the Outer Gulf. Rising to northerly 1 metre but northeast 1.5 metres about the Outer Gulf for a time Saturday and Sunday. West Coast: Long period swell southwest 1.5 metres, rising to 3 metres late Friday. Northwest 1.5 metres developing Saturday, rising to 2 metres for a time late Saturday and Sunday.