Today
18°
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13°
Partly cloudy. A shower or two. Westerly tending northerly.
Sunrise
Thu Aug 16 07:06:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Thu Aug 16 17:57:00 NZST 2018
Tomorrow
17°
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11°
Rain developing late morning, chance heavy and thundery, easing late afternoon as winds tend westerly.
Sunrise
Fri Aug 17 07:05:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Fri Aug 17 17:58:00 NZST 2018
Sat Aug 18 00:00:00 NZST 2018
16°
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Morning cloudy periods and chance shower or two, then becoming fine. Southwest breezes.
Sunrise
Sat Aug 18 07:04:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Sat Aug 18 17:59:00 NZST 2018
Sun Aug 19 00:00:00 NZST 2018
16°
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10°
Fine. Light winds.
Sunrise
Sun Aug 19 07:03:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Sun Aug 19 17:59:00 NZST 2018

Today

18°

13°

Tomorrow

17°

11°

Sat Aug 18 00:00:00 NZST 2018

16°

6°

Sun Aug 19 00:00:00 NZST 2018

16°

10°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Saturday

North Island, showers and cold southerlies in the south spreading into Hawkes Bay and Gisborne. Showers elsewhere clearing to fine. South Island, showers in the east from Ashburton northwards clearing during the morning, mainly fine elsewhere.

Sunday

North Island, fine, apart from showers before dawn about Gisborne and northern Hawkes Bay. Cloud developing in the north and west from afternoon. South Island, Fine in the east, cloud developing in the west.

Monday

North Island, Rain, with heavy falls possible for Taranaki,Bay of Plenty and the central North Island. Lighter falls in the east. South Island, Rain in the west, cloudy with a few spots of rain in the east.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers and fresh southwesterlies, with a change to northerlies late on Monday.

Northland to Kapiti, including the central high country

Isolated showers turning to rain from this evening, heavy at times with possible thunderstorms, easing to isolated showers tomorrow afternoon.

Coromandel, Bay of Plenty

Mainly fine. A few showers developing tonight, turning to rain tomorrow morning, heavy at times with possible thunderstorms, clearing later.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay

Fine today. High cloud and a few spots of rain for a time tomorrow.

Wellington, Wairarapa

Occasional rain developing this afternoon, clearing from tomorrow morning.

Nelson, Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Rain spreading north today, heavy at times with possible thunderstorms. Rain easing to showers tomorrow, but clearing about Fiordland.

Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Light rain at times, becoming heavier and widespread in the south tomorrow with snow lowering to about 700 metres, then spreading elsewhere later tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers.

Brett

Southwest 15 knots, becoming northwest 15 knots this afternoon, then rising to 25 knots late this evening. Becoming 20 knots southwest early Friday evening.Sea becoming rough for a time. Northwest swell offshore, 1 metre. Poor visibility in periods of rain from Friday morning, easing Friday evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 15 knots, easing overnight Saturday variable 10 knots. Developing early Monday northwest 20 knots.

Kaipara

Northwest 15 knots this morning, rising to 25 knots late this evening, the becoming southwest 20 knots Friday afternoon. Sea becoming rough for a time. Southwest swell 3 metres, easing for a time. Northwest swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in periods of rain from late this evening, with possible thunderstorms, easing Friday afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 20 knots, easing overnight Saturday variable 10 knots. Developing late Sunday northwest 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell, easing Monday. Moderate northwest swell developing Monday.

Bay Of Islands

Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.

Situation
A weak ridge lies over the area today. A front move across the area on Friday, followed by another weak ridge on Saturday. An active trough moves over the area from the Tasman Sea early on Monday.

Warning
NIL warning for BRETT

Forecast
Strong wind advisory. Thursday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots late evening.Sea becoming moderate, late this evening. Partly cloudy,chance of a shower or two. Friday: Northwest rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots but 20 knots gusting 30 knots south of Poor Knights Islands early morning. Rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots everywhere late morning, then becoming southwest 15 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming rough for a time in the morning and afternoon. Poor visibility in rain developing early morning, clearing in the afternoon.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Southwest 15 easing to 10 knots in the evening. Mostly fine. Sunday: Becoming variable 5 knots early. Northeast 10 knots developing late.Fine. Monday: Northerly rising to 15 knots. Mostly fine.