Now
17°
17°
Mainly fine. A few showers developing this afternoon as strong westerlies tend lighter southwest.
WSW
Sunrise
5.56AM
Sunset
6.13PM
Tomorrow
14°
°
Often cloudy, and a few showers. Southwesterly dying out afternoon.
Sunrise
5.55AM
Sunset
6.13PM
Friday
14°
°
Cloudy periods and showers, more frequent afternoon. Light winds.
Sunrise
5.53AM
Sunset
6.14PM
Saturday
17°
°
Mainly fine, but afternoon cloudy periods. Light winds.
Sunrise
5.51AM
Sunset
6.15PM

Today

17°

4°

Tomorrow

14°

5°

Friday

14°

3°

Saturday

17°

4°

Tides for Napier
6:13AM
HIGH  1.6M
12:22PM
LOW  0.3M
6:32PM
HIGH  1.6M
12:49AM
LOW  0.3M
6:56AM
HIGH  1.6M
1:05PM
LOW  0.3M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Friday

North Island, long fine spells, and a few showers for most regions, especially during the afternoon and evening. South Island, a few showers in the west, mainly fine in the east apart from isolated afternoon showers inland in the north.

Saturday

North Island, mainly fine in the north and east, cloud increasing and patchy drizzle elsewhere. South Island, showers in the west and far south turning to rain, heavy in the south. Elsewhere, fine with increasing high cloud. Gale northwesterlies in exposed places.

Sunday

North Island, becoming cloudy everywhere. Rain developing in the southwest later. South Island, Rain or heavy rain in the west, easing to showers. A period of rain for the east. Gale northwesterlies easing.

Chatham Islands

Showers gradually easing on Friday, then clearing on Saturday. Cloudy periods on Sunday. Southwesterlies, dying out on Friday. Strengthening northerlies from Saturday.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine, but scattered showers developing this afternoon.

Remainder of the North Island

Long fine spells and a few showers.

Nelson and Marlborough

Mainly fine. Scattered showers developing this afternoon

Buller and Westland

Scattered showers, becoming confined to inland areas tomorrow morning.

Canterbury and Otago

Mainly fine, but a chance of a shower for Banks Peninsula.

Southland and Fiordland

Occasional showers, becoming confined to the coast by tomorrow evening.

Chatham Islands

Showers, some heavy with hail possible, easing tomorrow morning.

Portland

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* North of East Cape: Westerly 35 knots, easing to 25 knots this morning. Elsewhere: Northwest 25 knots, turning southwest 25 knots early this afternoon, and easing to 15 knots late afternoon.Very rough sea in the north, easing.Southwest swell rising to 3 metres,but 4 metres in the south. Northwest swell in the north,rising to 3 metres for a time. Fair visibility in showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Thursday afternoon variable 10 knots everywhere. Developing Saturday northwest 15 knots.Southwest swell becoming heavy Wednesday in the south and Thursday everywhere, then easing Friday. Moderate southerly swell.