Today
21°
°
10°
Mainly fine, chance afternoon/evening shower. Light southeasterlies.
Sunrise
Tue Apr 25 06:57:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Tue Apr 25 17:52:00 NZST 2017
Tomorrow
21°
°
13°
Mainly fine, chance of an afternoon or evening shower. Light winds.
Sunrise
Wed Apr 26 06:58:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Wed Apr 26 17:51:00 NZST 2017
Thu Apr 27 00:00:00 NZST 2017
22°
°
15°
Cloud increasing, chance shower. Northerlies developing.
Sunrise
Thu Apr 27 06:59:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Thu Apr 27 17:50:00 NZST 2017
Fri Apr 28 00:00:00 NZST 2017
22°
°
16°
Few showers, rain later. Northerlies strengthening.
Sunrise
Fri Apr 28 07:00:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Fri Apr 28 17:49:00 NZST 2017

Today

21°

10°

Tomorrow

21°

13°

Thu Apr 27 00:00:00 NZST 2017

22°

15°

Fri Apr 28 00:00:00 NZST 2017

22°

16°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Wednesday

North Island, mainly fine, apart from isolated showers in Northland and afternoon showers about the Gisborne ranges. South Island, mainly fine, apart from occasional drizzle in Westland and Fiordland.

Thursday

North Island, mainly fine, apart from isolated showers in Northland, Taranaki and Tararua Range. South Island, rain or showers in the west, scattered rain in the south. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Friday

North Island, isolated showers in the north and west. Mainly fine in the east and south. South Island, rain with possible heavy falls in the north and west, scattered rain elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

A few showers developing on Wednesday with strengthening southerlies. Showers clearing and southerlies dying out on Thursday, and becoming mainly fine through to Friday.

Northland to the Kapiti Coast, including Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty, Taupo, Taumarunui and Taihape

Fine.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa

Cloudy periods and a few showers, easing this evening.

Wellington

Mostly cloudy with drizzle in the south, clearing this afternoon to mainly fine.

Nelson and Marlborough

Fine, apart from areas of cloud this morning.

Buller and Westland

Cloud increasing this morning and drizzle developing south of Hokitika.

Canterbury

Mostly cloudy with areas of low cloud or fog, clearing for a time this morning and afternoon.

Otago and Southland

Fine, apart from areas of morning cloud and light rain in eastern Otago.

Fiordland

Cloudy periods with drizzle patches at times.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods.

Brett

Southerly 20 knots easing to southeast 10 knots this afternoon. Moderate sea easing. Easterly swell 3 metres easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming early Wednesday variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday northerly 15 knots, rising Friday 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate easterly swell, easing Thursday.

Kaipara

Southerly 15 knots, easing variable 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Easterly swell north of Cape Reinga, 3 metres easing. Southwest swell 2 metres.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday northerly 20 knots, rising Friday 30 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell, easing Thursday. Moderate easterly swell in the north, easing Thursday. Moderate northerly swell developing offshore Friday.

Bay Of Islands

Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.

Situation
A ridge moves over the country today and tomorrow, while a deep low over waters northeast of New Zealand moves slowly southeastwards. Northerlies freshen over the North Island during Friday as an active trough approaches from the Tasman Sea.

Warning
NIL warning for BRETT

Forecast
Tuesday: Southerly 15 knots, easing to southeast 10 knots late morning. Sea slight. Fine at first, partly cloudy from afternoon with a possible shower.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Northeast 10 knots developing in the afternoon. Mainly fine, the odd shower possible in the afternoon. Thursday: Rising to northerly 15 knots. Cloudy periods and the odd shower. Friday: Northerly rising to 25 knots. The odd shower, late rain.