Today
24°
°
14°
A few morning showers, then fine. Southwest dying out evening.
Sunrise
Thu Dec 14 06:05:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Thu Dec 14 20:38:00 NZDT 2017
Tomorrow
25°
°
15°
Mainly fine, chance afternoon shower. Light winds.
Sunrise
Fri Dec 15 06:05:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Fri Dec 15 20:38:00 NZDT 2017
Sat Dec 16 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
24°
°
16°
Mainly fine, chance afternoon shower. Southwesterly breezes.
Sunrise
Sat Dec 16 06:06:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sat Dec 16 20:39:00 NZDT 2017
Sun Dec 17 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
25°
°
17°
Cloudy periods, a few showers. Light winds.
Sunrise
Sun Dec 17 06:06:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sun Dec 17 20:40:00 NZDT 2017

Today

24°

14°

Tomorrow

25°

15°

Sat Dec 16 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

24°

16°

Sun Dec 17 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

25°

17°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Friday

North Island, mainly fine, with isolated afternoon or evening showers in the areas north of Taranaki. South Island, mainly fine in the east and north. Scattered rain developing in the south and west, becoming widespread in Fiordland with possible thunderstorms. Northwest gales in southern Fiordland for a time.

Saturday

North Island, fine apart from isolated showers about the main ranges. South Island, a few showers in the south and west. Mainly fine elsewhere, apart from isolated afternoon showers for the Nelson Lakes and ranges, inland Marlborough and the Canterbury ranges.

Sunday

North Island, fine apart from isolated afternoon or evening showers in the west and north. South Island, rain developing in the west and south, isolated showers elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Dry with cloudy periods from Friday to Sunday. Southeasterly winds.

Northland to Waikato, including Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty

Showers, becoming isolated this morning and fine spells increasing.

Waitomo to Wellington, including Taupo and Taihape

Remaining showers clearing this morning and becoming fine.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Rain, with possible thunderstorms and hail, easing to isolated showers this afternoon and fine breaks developing.

Wairarapa and the Tararua District

Showers becoming isolated this morning, then clearing to fine this afternoon.

Marlborough and Canterbury

Remaining showers clearing this morning and becoming fine.

The remainder of the South Island

Fine, apart from areas of morning cloud.

Chatham Islands

Increasing fine spells.

Brett

Southwest 15 knots, turning southeast 20 knots this afternoon and evening. Sea becoming moderate. Northeast swell 2 metres, easing. Southeast swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Friday morning variable 10 knots. Southeast swell becoming moderate offshore Sunday.

Kaipara

Southwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots south of Hokianga Harbour for a time this morning. Becoming southeast 10 knots but northeast 15 knots in the south this evening. Sea becoming rough in the south for a time. Northeast swell north of Cape Reinga, 2 metres easing. Southwest swell 2 metres. Fair visibility in rain this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing early Sunday southwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Friday.

Bay Of Islands

Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.

Situation
A couple of weak fronts over the North Island and a ridge over the lower South Island all move slowly northwards today. Another front moves onto the South Island on Friday, then weakens and stalls on Saturday as the ridge persists over central and northern New Zealand through the weekend. A third front moves onto the South Island on Sunday.

Warning
NIL warning for BRETT

Forecast
Thursday: Southwest 10 knots, tending southerly 10 knots late this morning. Turning southeast 15 knots late this afternoon, then rising to easterly 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate this evening. Fair visibility in morning showers,then mainly fine.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Northerly 10 knots developing for a time in the afternoon and evening. Possible early shower,otherwise fine. Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Becoming southwest 10 knots in the evening. Mainly fine,chance shower. Sunday: Southwest 10 knots becoming variable 5 knots early. Cloudy periods, a few showers developing.