Now
23°
15°
11°
Showers before dawn, then fine. Southerlies easing.
ESE
Sunrise
Thu Dec 14 05:41:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Thu Dec 14 20:46:00 NZDT 2017
Tomorrow
23°
°
16°
Fine, high cloud at times. Northerlies developing morning.
Sunrise
Fri Dec 15 05:42:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Fri Dec 15 20:47:00 NZDT 2017
Sat Dec 16 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
25°
°
15°
Mainly fine. Light winds.
Sunrise
Sat Dec 16 05:42:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sat Dec 16 20:47:00 NZDT 2017
Sun Dec 17 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
25°
°
18°
Mainly fine. Light winds.
Sunrise
Sun Dec 17 05:42:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sun Dec 17 20:48:00 NZDT 2017

Today

23°

11°

Tomorrow

23°

16°

Sat Dec 16 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

25°

15°

Sun Dec 17 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

25°

18°

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

Showers, becoming isolated this morning and fine spells increasing.

Bay of Plenty and Taupo

Mainly fine. Isolated showers, clearing this evening.

Waitomo to Wellington, including Taihape

Rain clearing early this morning and becoming fine.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa

Rain, with isolated thunderstorms and hail, easing to isolated showers this afternoon and clearing in Wairarapa.

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

The odd morning shower, then fine spells increasing.

Stephens

Southwest 25 knots but southeast 25 knots east of Cape Egmont to Cape Farewell. Becoming southeast 25 knots everywhere early morning, then easing to easterly 15 knots this evening. Rough sea easing. Southwest swell in the west, 2 metres easing. Southeast swell in the west, 1 metre developing. Westerly swell in the east, 1 metre dying out. Fair visibility in rain early morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Turning Friday morning westerly 20 knots, becoming Saturday variable 10 knots but southwest 20 knots in the west. Southwest swell in the west becoming moderate Sunday.

Kapiti

Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.

Situation
A weak front moves over the lower North Island today, followed by a ridge over the area for the remainder of the forecast period.

Warning
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast
Thursday: Southeast 10 knots but 15 knots south of Otaki. Becoming southeast 10 knots everywhere in the afternoon, then turning northeast 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in a few morning showers, then becoming fine.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Northeast 10 knots, becoming northwest 15 knots for a time in the afternoon and evening. Fine,evening cloud. Saturday: Northeast 10 knots turning northwest 10 knots for a time in the afternoon. Mainly fine. Sunday: Northerly rising to 15 knots later. Mainly fine.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Northwest half a metre or less.