TODAY |

Now
20°
19°
10°
A fine day. Fresh southwesterlies easing, tending northwest in the evening.
SW
Sunrise
5.40AM
Sunset
8.21PM
Tomorrow
23°
°
10°
Some rain developing morning, clearing evening. Northwesterlies, strong at times, changing southwest evening, dying out overnight.
Sunrise
5.40AM
Sunset
8.22PM
Monday
22°
°
12°
Rain at times from late morning. Northeasterlies developing by midday, turning southwest at night.
Sunrise
5.40AM
Sunset
8.23PM
Tuesday
18°
°
A few showers, gradually clearing. Southwesterlies, easing.
Sunrise
5.40AM
Sunset
8.24PM

Today

20°

10°

Tomorrow

23°

10°

Monday

22°

12°

Tuesday

18°

8°

Tides for Napier
5:18PM
HIGH  1.5M
11:32PM
LOW  0.4M
5:45AM
HIGH  1.5M
11:57AM
LOW  0.4M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Monday

Rain for most, with possibly heavy falls in the west, turning to showers with a strong or gale southerly change.

Tuesday

North Island: Showers gradually clearing everywhere. Becoming fine north of the Central Plateau. Strong or gale southerlies easing. South Island: Partly cloudy with isolated showers in the north and east, mainly fine elsewhere.

Wednesday

North Island: Mainly fine, but cloud increasing later in the west. Gale northwesterlies developing in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island: Rain, possibly heavy, developing in the west, but only scattered falls spreading east. Gale northwesterlies.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers and northerlies on Monday. Rain developing with a strong southerly change Tuesday morning, then clearing Tuesday evening as winds ease. Mainly fine on Wednesday, but northerlies strengthening later.

For all the North Island

Generally fine today. Tomorrow, rain spreading from the west, clearing most places in the afternoon or evening, but rain persisting in Northland, and the odd shower about Wairarapa and Hawke's Bay til evening.

Nelson and Marlborough

High cloud increasing today. Rain overnight, possibly heavy, easing to fine spells and isolated showers in the morning.

Canterbury

High cloud today, and scattered rain for a time this afternoon or evening. Areas of cloud tomorrow, and a few showers mainly about the ranges.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Cloud increasing and rain spreading north this afternoon and evening, possibly heavy. Rain clearing early tomorrow, then fine spells and isolated showers.

Otago and Southland

Scattered rain developing this afternoon or evening. Partly cloudy tomorrow, and isolated showers until afternoon.

Chatham Islands

Rain easing to showers this afternoon.

Portland

Saturday : Southerly 30 knots, easing to 20 knots this afternoon and to variable 10 knots this evening. Rough sea easing. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres. Easterly swell 1 metre. Sunday : Variable 10 knots. Northerly 20 knots developing in the morning, changing southwest 15 knots from late afternoon. Sea becoming moderate for a time. Southwest swell 2 metres easing. Easterly swell 1 metre easing. Fair visibility in rain developing in the morning, clearing early evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Monday: Changing northerly 20 knots in the morning. Tuesday: Changing southerly 40 knots early, easing to southerly 20 knots late. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Southerly swell becoming moderate. Wednesday: Changing northerly 25 knots. Sea becoming rough. Moderate southerly swell easing.