TODAY |

Now
23°
20°
13°
Showers, clearing and becoming fine by evening. Light winds.
NE
Sunrise
7.23AM
Sunset
8.34PM
Tomorrow
22°
°
10°
Fine spells, a few showers. Northerlies from morning, turning westerly afternoon, strong at times.
Sunrise
7.25AM
Sunset
8.32PM
Thursday
17°
°
Partly cloudy, possible spots of rain. Westerlies, turning northerly in the evening.
Sunrise
7.26AM
Sunset
8.30PM
Friday
16°
°
Occasional rain, clearing later. Northerlies, dying out by evening.
Sunrise
7.28AM
Sunset
8.28PM

Today

23°

13°

Tomorrow

22°

10°

Thursday

17°

9°

Friday

16°

6°

Tides for Bluff
5:13PM
HIGH  2.9M
11:33PM
LOW  0.5M
5:40AM
HIGH  2.8M
11:54AM
LOW  0.6M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Thursday

North Island: Rain developing, possibly heavy and thundery, gradually easing from the west afternoon and evening. South Island: Mainly fine in the north, a few showers elsewhere.

Friday

North Island: Mainly fine, isolated showers in the west. South Island: Rain with heavy falls in the west. Scattered rain developing in the far south. High cloud elsewhere. Gale northwesterly for Canterbury High Country and Marlborough Sounds.

Saturday

North Island: A few showers, then rain from afternoon. South Island: Periods of rain for most, possibly heavy at first in Westland and Buller, clearing in Nelson and Marlborough later.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy with occasional showers, turning to rain for a time early Friday and late Saturday. Northerlies, strong for a time Friday morning.

North of Taranaki to Bay of Plenty, including Taumarunui and Taupo

Scattered showers. One or two may be heavy this afternoon, and again from tomorrow morning, with thunderstorms and hail possible.

Gisborne and Hawke's Bay

Mainly fine. Shower or two from tomorrow afternoon .

Remainder of the North Island

Fine spells and isolated showers, becoming more widespread and possibly heavy inland during this afternoon and evening.

Marlborough, Nelson, Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Outbreaks of rain or showers, with thunderstorms possible along the West Coast tomorrow.

Canterbury,

Mainly fine, shower or two possible today.

Otago and Southland.

Mainly fine apart from a few showers, possibly heavy and thundery this afternoon for Dunedin and Clutha.

Chatham Islands

Cloud increasing tomorrow, with drizzle possible.

Foveaux

Tuesday : Variable 10 knots but northeast 25 knots east of Slope Point. Easing to northeast 15 knots in the east around midday, and becoming variable 10 knots everywhere in the evening. Rough sea in the east, easing. Southwest swell 2 metres, period 16 seconds, easing. Northeast swell 2 metres, period 11 seconds. Areas of fog. Poor visibility in showers with possible thunderstorms from afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Wednesday: Becoming northeast 20 knots in the morning. Rising to westerly 30 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough. Moderate northeast swell easing. Thursday: Westerly 30 knots easing to 15 knots, then turning northeasterly 25 knots late. Rough sea easing for a time. Moderate southwest swell developing. Friday: Northeasterly 25 knots easing to variable 10 knots. Rough sea easing. Moderate southwest swell.