extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast


North Island, some early morning showers about the central North Island, otherwise, fine spells but a few afternoon and evening showers. South Island, morning showers in Fiordland and about the south coast, mainly fine elsewhere, but cloud and showers spreading north in the east later.


North Island, a few early drizzle patches in the east, then fine,but isolated afternoon and evening showers north of Taihape, some possibly heavy. South Island, a few early showers in the north then mainly fine, however, rain developing in Fiordland from afternoon.


North Island, fine apart from isolated showers. South Island, rain in Fiordland, a few showers elsewhere in the south, otherwise fine apart from isolated afternoon showers.


North Island, fine apart from isolated showers. South Island, fine in the west, cloudy periods with a few showers elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

From Tuesday to Friday, fine and cloudy periods with light winds.

Northland and Coromandel

Showers, becoming isolated this evening. Fine spells developing in the west tomorrow.


Remaining showers clearing and becoming fine today. Isolated showers tomorrow afternoon.

Waikato to Taranaki, also Bay of Plenty and Taupo

Mainly fine, but isolated showers during the afternoons and evenings, some maybe heavy and thundery tomorrow.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Cloudy periods. Scattered rain about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay easing this evening, then clearing tomorrow and fine spells developing.

Wanganui and Taihape to Wellington

Mainly fine, but the odd shower about Taihape and inland Wanganui tomorrow.

Coastal Marlborough, the Canterbury coast and plains, and eastern Otago

Cloudy periods, with patchy drizzle at first tomorrow, but fine spells developing tomorrow afternoon.

Nelson, Buller, inland Marlborough, the Canterbury High Country, and inland Otago

Mainly fine, but isolated showers during the afternoons and evenings, some heavy and possibly thundery tomorrow.

Westland, Fiordland, Southland and Clutha

Mainly fine.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy.


Northeast 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots this evening.Northerly 15 knots developing Monday evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Tuesday morning southwest 25 knots with rough sea. Becoming Tuesday night northwest 15 knots. Easing late Wednesday variable 10 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate Tuesday.