TODAY |

Now
24°
21°
18°
Showers, possibly heavy with thunderstorms this afternoon. Northerly breezes.
ENE
Sunrise
7.00AM
Sunset
7.54PM
Tomorrow
26°
°
18°
Showers, possibly heavy with thunderstorms and hail from afternoon. Northwest breezes.
Sunrise
7.01AM
Sunset
7.53PM
Thursday
23°
°
14°
Rain developing in the morning, heavy and possibly thundery, easing in the evening as northwesterlies turn southwest.
Sunrise
7.02AM
Sunset
7.51PM
Friday
24°
°
15°
Mainly fine, chance of an afternoon shower. Westerlies tending northerly.
Sunrise
7.03AM
Sunset
7.50PM

Today

24°

18°

Tomorrow

26°

18°

Thursday

23°

14°

Friday

24°

15°

Tides for Tauranga
10:29AM
HIGH  2.0M
4:37PM
LOW  0.2M
10:53PM
HIGH  2.0M
4:54AM
LOW  0.2M
11:17AM
HIGH  2.1M
5:26PM
LOW  0.2M

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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.

Plenty

Tuesday : Northerly rising to 15 knots in the afternoon. Sea slight. Easterly swell 2 metres, period 11 seconds, easing. Fair visibility in showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Wednesday: Becoming westerly 15 knots in the afternoon. Thursday: Easing to variable 10 knots early. Northerly 15 knots developing, then changing westerly 20 knots later. Friday: Westerly 20 knots, changing northerly 15 knots later.

Coromandel

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

Situation
A series of fronts move eastwards across New Zealand.

Warning
Nil for Plenty

Forecast
Tuesday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots for a time afternoon and early evening. Sea slight. Poor visibility in showers, easing tonight. Thunderstorms possible in the afternoon and evening. Easterly swell 1.5 metres. Wednesday: Northwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots in the morning, then easing to 10 knots again in the evening. Sea slight. Mostly cloudy. Poor visibility in a few showers, mainly in the afternoon and evening with possible thunderstorms. Easterly swell 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre. Northerly swell half a metre developing.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northerly rising to 15 knots in the morning and to 25 knots in the afternoon, changing westerly 20 knots in the evening. A few showers, clearing later. Easterly swell 1 metre, easing to half a metre. Northerly swell rising to 1 metre. Friday: Easing to southwest 10 knots early, turning northerly 15 knots later. Mainly fine. Northerly 1 metre, easing. Easterly swell half a metre dying out. Saturday: Northerly 15 knots. A period of afternoon or evening rain. Northerly swell rising to 1 metre.