Today
19°
°
14°
Fine spells and the odd shower. Strong southwest.
Sunrise
Sun Dec 11 06:05:00 NZDT 2016
Sunset
Sun Dec 11 20:36:00 NZDT 2016
Tomorrow
20°
°
13°
Few morning showers, then fine spells. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
Mon Dec 12 06:05:00 NZDT 2016
Sunset
Mon Dec 12 20:36:00 NZDT 2016
Tue Dec 13 00:00:00 NZDT 2016
19°
°
13°
Long fine spells, possible shower. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
Tue Dec 13 06:05:00 NZDT 2016
Sunset
Tue Dec 13 20:37:00 NZDT 2016
Wed Dec 14 00:00:00 NZDT 2016
21°
°
15°
Long fine spells, possible morning shower. Westerlies.
Sunrise
Wed Dec 14 06:05:00 NZDT 2016
Sunset
Wed Dec 14 20:38:00 NZDT 2016

Today

19°

14°

Tomorrow

20°

13°

Tue Dec 13 00:00:00 NZDT 2016

19°

13°

Wed Dec 14 00:00:00 NZDT 2016

21°

15°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Tuesday

North Island, fine, but a few showers mainly in the afternoon and evening. South Island, rain in the west and south. Fine spells and isolated afternoon showers elsewhere.

Wednesday

North Island, few showers in the west becoming more frequent for a time, mainly fine in the east. South Island, periods of rain in the west, possibly heavy. High cloud in the east with a few spots of rain.

Thursday

North Island, Cloudy periods with rain spreading to most places. South Island, periods of rain in the west and south. Cloudy periods and a few spots of rain further east.

Friday

North Island, Mainly fine with showers in the west gradually clearing. South Island, Mainly fine but showers in the west and south.

Chatham Islands

Few showers with southwesterlies easing on Tuesday and clearing Wednesday as winds turn northwest. Showers developing on Thursday as northwesterlies strengthen. Showers and wsterlies on Friday.

Northland to Horowhenua, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country

A few showers.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, Wairarapa, also Kapiti, Wellington, Marlborough and Nelson

A few showers, some possibly heavy, clearing this evening. Showers return tomorrow, with thunderstorms and hail possible in the afternoon and evening.

Canterbury

Mostly cloudy, with remaining showers clearing today. A period of rain tomorrow morning followed by a few showers, some possibly heavy inland.

Otago

Scattered showers, clearing tomorrow.

Buller, Westland, Fiordland and Southland

A few showers, frequent and heavy in southern Fiordland and Southland for a time today, then becoming isolated tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Rain easing to showers tomorrow. Southwesterly gales for a time tomorrow morning.

Brett

Southwest 25 knots, easing to 15 knots this evening, then rising to 25 knots again for a time Monday evening. Sea rough at times. Northeast swell 1 metre easing. Fair visibility in showers Monday afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 25 knots, easing Tuesday morning westerly 15 knots, rising early Wednesday westerly 25 knots. Rough sea, easing for a time.

Kaipara

Southwest 25 knots. Sea rough. Southwest swell 3 metres easing. Fair visibility in showers Monday morning and afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Tuesday morning southwest 15 knots. Becoming for a time Wednesday westerly 25 knots in the south. Turning late Wednesday northwest 15 knots and rising Thursday northwest 25 knots. Sea rough at times. Moderate southwest swell.

Bay Of Islands

Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.

Situation
A southwest flow covers the area. A weak front spreads quickly northward across the area late on Monday,followed by a narrow ridge. Another front moves northward over the area towards the end of the week, followed by a ridge.

Warning
NIL warning for BRETT

Forecast
Strong wind advisory. Sunday: Southwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots, easing to 20 knots this afternoon and to 15 knots this evening. Rough sea easing this afternoon. Cloudy periods, chance shower. Monday: Southwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon, easing to 15 knots again late evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time in the afternoon and evening. Fair visibility in a few showers around midday.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots. Long fine spells but the odd shower. Wednesday: Westerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time later. Long fine spells but the odd morning shower. Thursday: Becoming northwest 20 knots. A few showers developing then turning to rain later.