TODAY |

Today
26°
°
15°
Mainly fine, evening cloud chance of late shower. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
Mon Jan 21 06:29:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Mon Jan 21 20:40:00 NZDT 2019
Tomorrow
26°
°
14°
Partly cloudy. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
Tue Jan 22 06:30:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Tue Jan 22 20:39:00 NZDT 2019
Wed Jan 23 00:00:00 NZDT 2019
29°
°
16°
Cloudy periods. Westerly breeze.
Sunrise
Wed Jan 23 06:31:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Wed Jan 23 20:39:00 NZDT 2019
Thu Jan 24 00:00:00 NZDT 2019
28°
°
15°
Occasional rain developing afternoon, clearing at night. Northwest changing southerly.
Sunrise
Thu Jan 24 06:32:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Thu Jan 24 20:38:00 NZDT 2019

Today

26°

15°

Tomorrow

26°

14°

Wed Jan 23 00:00:00 NZDT 2019

29°

16°

Thu Jan 24 00:00:00 NZDT 2019

28°

15°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Wednesday

North Island, cloudy periods, with occasional drizzle about higher ground. However, fine about Hawkes Bay and Gisborne. Gale northwesterlies developing about Wairarapa and Wellington. South Island, rain spreading north, with some heavy falls in the west, easing or clearing from the south later. Gale northwesterlies turning strong southwest.

Thursday

North Island, rain spreading north, then becoming fine in the south and west from afternoon. South Island, north of Canterbury, scattered rain easing to isolated showers. Mainly fine elsewhere, apart from a few showers in the south.

Friday

North Island, cloudy periods and isolated showers, but mainly fine in the west from Waitomo to Wellington. South Island, cloudy periods, and a few showers about the south coast.

Chatham Islands

Becoming fine Wednesday with strong northwesterlies. A few showers on Thursday as winds turn southwesterly, then cloudy periods on Friday.

Northland to Waikato, including Coromandel

Mainly fine. Isolated showers developing this afternoon, then clearing tomorrow morning.

Bay of Plenty, Rotorua, Taupo and Gisborne to Wairarapa

Mainly fine, high cloud at times. Westerly gales in exposed places south of Hastings.

Waitomo to Whanganui, including Taumarunui and Taihape

Cloudy periods and a few showers, especially this afternoon.

Manawatu to Wellington, also Nelson and Marlborough

Cloudy with isolated showers. Becoming fine this afternoon.

Canterbury and Otago

Fine, apart from some areas of high cloud. Scattered early rain tomorrow for Otago. Westerly gales in exposed places.

Buller to Fiordland

Occasional showers, but periods of rain for Fiordland.

Southland

Showers today. A period of rain tomorrow morning, then mainly fine. Westerly gales in exposed places.

Chatham Islands

Periods of rain, clearing tomorrow afternoon.

Brett

Southwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Northerly swell 1 metre at times.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 15 knots, turning for a time Wednesday afternoon northwest 15 knots,and Thursday afternoon northwest 20 knots. Changing late Thursday southwest 20 knots.

Bay Of Islands

Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.

Situation
A west to southwest flow covers the country today, then a ridge develops over the North Island on Tuesday. A front preceded by strong northwesterlies moves up the South Island on Wednesday, and the North Island on Thursday, with another ridge developing over the country behind it. Another front approaches the lower South Island by late Friday.

Warning
NIL warning for BRETT

Forecast
Monday: Westerly 10 knots. Becoming southwest 15 knots but northwest 15 knots north of the Poor Knights Islands this afternoon, and southwest 15 knots everywhere this evening. Sea slight. Fine spells. Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to variable 5 knots for a time north of Cape Brett in the afternoon and early evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Southwest 10 knots, turning northerly 10 knots for a time afternoon. Cloudy periods. Thursday: Turning northwest 15 knots afternoon, changing southwest 15 knots late. Rain developing afternoon, clearing late. Friday: Southwest 15 knots, changing easterly 15 knots late. Partly cloudy.