TODAY |

Now
18°
17°
12°
Mainly fine with increasing high cloud. A few spots of rain at night. Northerlies.
NNE
Sunrise
5.50AM
Sunset
8.41PM
Tomorrow
22°
°
13°
Rain clearing in the morning and becoming mainly fine. Winds changing southwest in the morning , tending northeasterly in the afternoon.
Sunrise
5.49AM
Sunset
8.42PM
Monday
18°
°
10°
Rain developing in the morning, heavy falls possible, clearing in the evening. Northeasterlies changing southerly in the afternoon.
Sunrise
5.49AM
Sunset
8.43PM
Tuesday
18°
°
10°
Partly cloudy. Southerlies dying out.
Sunrise
5.48AM
Sunset
8.44PM

Today

18°

12°

Tomorrow

22°

13°

Monday

18°

10°

Tuesday

18°

10°

Tides for Nelson
9:35PM
HIGH  3.8M
3:42AM
LOW  1.0M
10:14AM
HIGH  3.8M
4:07PM
LOW  0.9M

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 persisting in Northland, and the odd shower about Wairarapa and Hawke's Bay until 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 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.

Abel

Saturday : Northerly 15 knots, rising to northwest 25 knots north of Separation Point this afternoon. Sea becoming rough in the north. Sunday : Northerly 15 knots but northwest 25 knots north of Separation Point. Becoming northwest 30 knots everywhere early morning, changing southwest 15 knots late morning. Becoming northeast 15 knots from late afternoon. Sea rough for a time. Northerly swell 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in rain, clearing in the morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Monday: Changing southeast 30 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Tuesday: Easing to northerly 15 knots early, then variable 10 knots later. Rough sea easing. Wednesday: Becoming northwest 25 knots. Sea becoming rough.