TODAY |

Today
21°
°
14°
Fine. Gusty northwesterlies.
Sunrise
Mon Jan 18 06:04:00 NZDT 2021
Sunset
Mon Jan 18 20:51:00 NZDT 2021
Tomorrow
24°
°
11°
Cloudy. Rain at times from afternoon, clearing by midnight. Gusty northwesterlies.
Sunrise
Tue Jan 19 06:05:00 NZDT 2021
Sunset
Tue Jan 19 20:50:00 NZDT 2021
Wed Jan 20 00:00:00 NZDT 2021
17°
°
Mainly fine with high cloud. Gusty northwesterlies, possibly gale at first.
Sunrise
Wed Jan 20 06:07:00 NZDT 2021
Sunset
Wed Jan 20 20:49:00 NZDT 2021
Thu Jan 21 00:00:00 NZDT 2021
20°
°
Fine with some high cloud. Strong northwesterlies easing.
Sunrise
Thu Jan 21 06:08:00 NZDT 2021
Sunset
Thu Jan 21 20:49:00 NZDT 2021

Today

21°

14°

Tomorrow

24°

11°

Wed Jan 20 00:00:00 NZDT 2021

17°

9°

Thu Jan 21 00:00:00 NZDT 2021

20°

7°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Tuesday

North Island: A few showers, turning to rain in the west and south. Staying dry in Gisborne and Hawke's Bay. Gale northwest in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island: Rain in the west and south at first, heavy and thundery at times, spreading elsewhere for a time.

Wednesday

North Island: Brief showers in the east. Elsewhere, rain or showers, easing. Gale northwest in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island: Rain in the south and west, heavy at times. Mainly fine elsewhere. Gale or severe gale cold westerlies in the far south.

Thursday

North Island: A few showers in the west. Dry about Wellington and in the east. South Island: Showers in the west and far south easing. Fine elsewhere. Gale westerlies in the far south easing.

Friday

North Island: Isolated showers in the west from Northland to Manawatu clearing, fine elsewhere. South Island: Scattered showers in the west and far south becoming confined to Fiordland. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

A few showers on Tuesday with strengthening northerlies. A period of rain on Wednesday, then showers clearing for a time on Thursday and winds changing westerly.

Northland, Auckland, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Showers developing this afternoon, with possible thunderstorms in the west. Clearing this evening, but showers returning for a time tomorrow morning.

Waikato to Kapiti, including the central high country

Periods of rain or showers today, with some heavy falls and possible thunderstorms. A few showers and fine spells tomorrow.

Gisborne, Hawke's Bay Wairarapa, and Wellington

Scattered afternoon and evening rain today, with possible thunderstorms in the west. Fine tomorrow, but a few showers about the Tararua District and northern Wellington.

Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury

Rain and thunderstorms about the ranges today, and scattered falls elsewhere. Mainly fine tomorrow, but a few afternoon and evening showers.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland, also Otago and Southland

Periods of rain or showers. Squally thunderstorms and hail, mainly afternoon and evening.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers, clearing tomorrow.

Castlepoint

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Monday : Northwest 35 knots easing to 25 knots in the morning, then rising to 35 knots again late afternoon south of Flat Point and everywhere in the evening. Very rough sea easing for a time. Easterly swell 1 metre, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Northwest becoming 30 knots, but 40 knots in the south in the morning. Sea very rough in the south. Wednesday: Easing to northwest 25 knots everywhere later. Very rough sea in the south easing. Thursday: Easing to northwest 15 knots, but variable 10 knots south of Cape Palliser. Rough sea easing. Moderate southwest swell developing.