TODAY |

Now
17°
15°
Cloud increasing, with occasional rain developing late afternoon. Northerlies, gusty for a time this afternoon.
NNE
Sunrise
5.52AM
Sunset
9.18PM
Tomorrow
16°
°
Cloudy periods, chance morning shower. Southwesterlies dying out in the evening.
Sunrise
5.51AM
Sunset
9.20PM
Monday
16°
°
Cloudy with a few showers, especially during the afternoon, then clearing in the evening. A strong southwest change after midday.
Sunrise
5.51AM
Sunset
9.21PM
Tuesday
16°
°
Morning cloud, then fine. Southwesterlies, dying out.
Sunrise
5.50AM
Sunset
9.22PM

Today

17°

9°

Tomorrow

16°

9°

Monday

16°

9°

Tuesday

16°

8°

Tides for Bluff
1:36PM
HIGH  2.6M
7:46PM
LOW  0.9M
1:54AM
HIGH  2.6M
8:08AM
LOW  0.9M
2:13PM
HIGH  2.6M
8:23PM
LOW  0.8M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Monday

Rain for most, with possibly heavy falls in the west, turning to showers with a strong or gale southerly change.

Tuesday

North Island: Showers gradually clearing everywhere. Becoming fine north of the Central Plateau. Strong or gale southerlies easing. South Island: Partly cloudy with isolated showers in the north and east, mainly fine elsewhere.

Wednesday

North Island: Mainly fine, but cloud increasing later in the west. Gale northwesterlies developing in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island: Rain, possibly heavy, developing in the west, but only scattered falls spreading east. Gale northwesterlies.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers and northerlies on Monday. Rain developing with a strong southerly change Tuesday morning, then clearing Tuesday evening as winds ease. Mainly fine on Wednesday, but northerlies strengthening later.

For all the North Island

Generally fine today. Tomorrow, rain spreading from the west, clearing most places in the afternoon or evening, but rain persisting in Northland, and the odd shower about Wairarapa and Hawke's Bay til evening.

Nelson and Marlborough

High cloud increasing today. Rain overnight, possibly heavy, easing to fine spells and isolated showers in the morning.

Canterbury

High cloud today, and scattered rain for a time this afternoon or evening. Areas of cloud tomorrow, and a few showers mainly about the ranges.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Cloud increasing and rain spreading north this afternoon and evening, possibly heavy. Rain clearing early tomorrow, then fine spells and isolated showers.

Otago and Southland

Scattered rain developing this afternoon or evening. Partly cloudy tomorrow, and isolated showers until afternoon.

Chatham Islands

Rain easing to showers this afternoon.

Foveaux

Saturday : Northerly rising to 20 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming moderate. Southwest swell 3 metres, period 14 seconds, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in occasional rain from late afternoon. Sunday : Northerly 15 knots, changing southwest 25 knots early morning, easing to variable 10 knots in the afternoon. Northeast 15 knots developing in the evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Southwest swell 2 metres, period 13 seconds. Northeast swell 1 metre, easing. Fair visibility in rain, clearing by early morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Monday: Changing southwest 30 knots late morning, easing to southwest 20 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Moderate southwest swell. Tuesday: Changing northerly 15 knots later. Moderate southwest swell. Wednesday: Becoming northwest 35 knots. Sea becoming very rough. Moderate southwest swell.