Now
17°
10°
Fine spells, possible evening shower. Southerly breezes dying out.
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Sunrise
Tue Nov 20 05:48:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Tue Nov 20 20:22:00 NZDT 2018
Tomorrow
18°
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Cloudy periods and possible morning showers, then cloudy with spells of rain from afternoon.Light winds.
Sunrise
Wed Nov 21 05:47:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Wed Nov 21 20:23:00 NZDT 2018
Thu Nov 22 00:00:00 NZDT 2018
18°
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Rain at times, clearing late afternoon and becoming fine. Southerly breezes.
Sunrise
Thu Nov 22 05:47:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Thu Nov 22 20:24:00 NZDT 2018
Fri Nov 23 00:00:00 NZDT 2018
22°
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13°
Mainly fine with increasing high cloud. Light winds.
Sunrise
Fri Nov 23 05:46:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Fri Nov 23 20:25:00 NZDT 2018

Today

17°

7°

Tomorrow

18°

8°

Thu Nov 22 00:00:00 NZDT 2018

18°

9°

Fri Nov 23 00:00:00 NZDT 2018

22°

13°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Thursday

North Island, rain in the east easing in the evening. Showers elsewhere, clearing afternoon or evening. South Island, areas of morning cloud, and showers in the east. Becoming mainly fine in the afternoon with isolated showers about the higher grounds.

Friday

North Island, mainly fine with isolated showers in the east. Becoming cloudy elsewhere, with rain in the far north by afternoon and elsewhere overnight. South Island, mainly fine with areas of morning cloud and isolated showers from afternoon.

Saturday

North Island, rain in the north, scattered light rain elsewhere. South Island, rain in the north, scattered rain elsewhere but just isolated showers in Fiordland.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods with a chance of shower on Thursday. Low cloud or fog on Friday and Saturday. Easterlies dying out on Thursday then light winds.

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

Showers, heavy with hail and possible thunderstorms, clearing for a time tomorrow morning.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay

Fine, apart from a few showers in the afternoons and evenings, with possible thunderstorms.

Horowhenua to Wellington, Wairarapa

A few showers, some heavy with possible hail and thunder, chiefly about the ranges in the afternoons and evenings.

Marlborough, Nelson, Buller, northern Westland

Fine spells and isolated showers. Showers becoming more frequent and heavier inland in the afternoons and evenings, with possible thunderstorms and hail.

Remainder of Westland, Fiordland

Occasional rain this evening. Mainly fine tomorrow.

Canterbury, Otago, Southland

Rain with heavy falls easing this evening. Rain returns about the coast tomorrow, spreading inland later. Gale southeasterlies about the coast, easing tonight.

Chatham Islands

Periods of rain, clearing tomorrow morning.

Stephens

Variable 10 knots but northeast 20 knots west of Cape Egmont to Cape Farewell, changing southeast 15 knots everywhere this afternoon.Sea becoming moderate for a time. Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera, 2 metres, easing. Westerly swell in the east,1 metre easing. Poor visibility in a few showers with possible thunderstorms.

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 15 knots, easing Thursday evening variable 10 knots. Developing Friday easterly 15 knots, rising later Friday northeast 25 knots in the west with rough sea. Becoming Saturday everywhere easterly 15 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing Saturday in the west.

Kapiti

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

Situation
A broad complex trough with several associated lows and fronts affects Aotearoa New Zealand through to Thursday. A brief, narrow ridge passes over the country late Thursday and early Friday, ahead of a warm front that is expected to move the area Saturday afternoon.

Warning
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast
Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing for a time in the afternoon. Sea slight.Poor visibility in a few showers developing this morning.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Southeast 10 knots, turning southwest 10 knots late morning. Becoming southeast 10 knots again at night. Occasional rain,becoming fine afternoon. Friday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots for a time afternoon. Mainly fine, increasing high cloud. Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots for a time afternoon. Cloudy periods, a few showers.

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