Now
16°
11°
Mainly fine, chance shower. Westerlies.
W
Sunrise
Wed Sep 26 05:59:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Wed Sep 26 18:15:00 NZST 2018
Tomorrow
16°
°
Fine. Southwest breezes.
Sunrise
Thu Sep 27 05:58:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Thu Sep 27 18:16:00 NZST 2018
Fri Sep 28 00:00:00 NZST 2018
17°
°
Fine. Southwest breezes.
Sunrise
Fri Sep 28 05:56:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Fri Sep 28 18:17:00 NZST 2018
Sat Sep 29 00:00:00 NZST 2018
17°
°
Fine with light winds.
Sunrise
Sat Sep 29 05:54:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Sat Sep 29 18:17:00 NZST 2018

Today

16°

6°

Tomorrow

16°

6°

Fri Sep 28 00:00:00 NZST 2018

17°

6°

Sat Sep 29 00:00:00 NZST 2018

17°

7°

Tides for Tauranga
Wed Sep 26 20:14:00 NZST 2018
HIGH  1.8M
Thu Sep 27 02:20:00 NZST 2018
LOW  0.3M
Thu Sep 27 08:35:00 NZST 2018
HIGH  1.8M
Thu Sep 27 14:36:00 NZST 2018
LOW  0.3M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure 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

Fine spells and isolated showers.

Remainder of the North Island

Long fine spells and a few showers.

Nelson, Marlborough, Westland and northern Fiordland

Mainly fine. A few showers possible inland.

Buller

Scattered showers, becoming confined to inland areas tomorrow morning.

Canterbury and Otago, excluding Clutha

Mainly fine. Chance of a shower for Banks Peninsula and Dunedin.

Clutha, Southland and southern Fiordland

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

Chatham Islands

Showers, some heavy with hail, easing tomorrow morning.

Plenty

Southwest 30 knots, easing to 20 knots overnight tonight, and to 10 knots Thursday afternoon. Rough sea, easing. Northwest swell 1 metre in the east, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre or less.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Sunday northwest 15 knots.

Coromandel

Inshore waters from Great Mercury Island to Mayor Island to Matakana Island.

Situation
An unsettled southwest flow covers the country today, then eases Thursday as a ridge of high pressure builds from the west.

Warning
NIL warning for PLENTY

Forecast
Wednesday: Southwest 20 knots gusting 30 knots, easing to 15 knots this evening. Moderate sea, easing this evening. Cloudy periods and isolated showers, clearing evening. Thursday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots for a time in the morning. Sea slight. Fine weather.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Southwest easing to 10 knots early, but rising to 15 knots in the south in the evening. Fine spells, isolated afternoon showers. Saturday: Southwest 10 knots but 15 knots in the south. Fine. Sunday: Becoming northwest 15 knots everywhere. Becoming cloudy.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Northeast half a metre. Northerly half a metre or less, dying out this evening.