TODAY |

Now
21°
19°
17°
Periods of rain, easing to showers by evening. Northerlies
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Sunrise
7.09AM
Sunset
8.09PM
Tomorrow
22°
°
13°
Cloudy periods. Some rain developing late afternoon, clearing overnight as northerlies die out.
Sunrise
7.10AM
Sunset
8.08PM
Thursday
21°
°
10°
Mainly fine with high cloud. Light winds.
Sunrise
7.11AM
Sunset
8.06PM
Friday
20°
°
14°
Fine, but cloud increasing towards evening. Northwesterlies.
Sunrise
7.12AM
Sunset
8.04PM

Today

21°

17°

Tomorrow

22°

13°

Thursday

21°

10°

Friday

20°

14°

Tides for Nelson
12:57PM
HIGH  4.4M
7:00PM
LOW  0.4M
1:20AM
HIGH  4.3M
7:14AM
LOW  0.4M
1:39PM
HIGH  4.3M
7:44PM
LOW  0.5M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Thursday

North Island: Rain developing, possibly heavy and thundery, gradually easing from the west afternoon and evening. South Island: Mainly fine in the north, a few showers elsewhere.

Friday

North Island: Mainly fine, isolated showers in the west. South Island: Rain with heavy falls in the west. Scattered rain developing in the far south. High cloud elsewhere. Gale northwesterly for Canterbury High Country and Marlborough Sounds.

Saturday

North Island: A few showers, then rain from afternoon. South Island: Periods of rain for most, possibly heavy at first in Westland and Buller, clearing in Nelson and Marlborough later.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy with occasional showers, turning to rain for a time early Friday and late Saturday. Northerlies, strong for a time Friday morning.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Often cloudy, with a few showers. Isolated thunderstorms for Northland, Waikato and Coromandel from afternoon.

Remainder of the North Island

Cloudy periods. Isolated showers becoming widespread and possibly heavy during the afternoon and evening, mainly inland.

Marlborough, Nelson, Buller, Westland and Fiordland

A few showers, but a period of rain later this morning and afternoon.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland.

Often cloudy, with a few areas of morning low cloud or fog. Scattered showers, possibly heavy and thundery in the afternoon for Dunedin and Clutha.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy.

Abel

Tuesday : Northerly 15 knots. Sea slight. Northerly swell 1 metre easing. Poor visibility in periods of rain, easing in the evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Wednesday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots for a time later. Sea becoming rough for a time. Thursday: Becoming westerly 20 knots but southwest 10 knots in the south. Friday: Becoming northwest 25 knots everywhere. Sea becoming rough.