TODAY |

Now
22°
12°
12°
Fine. Light winds.
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Sunrise
Tue Mar 31 07:28:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Tue Mar 31 19:11:00 NZDT 2020
Tomorrow
23°
°
14°
Fine, with high cloud developing. Light winds.
Sunrise
Wed Apr 01 07:29:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Wed Apr 01 19:09:00 NZDT 2020
Thu Apr 02 00:00:00 NZDT 2020
23°
°
13°
Partly cloudy. Light southeasterlies.
Sunrise
Thu Apr 02 07:30:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Thu Apr 02 19:08:00 NZDT 2020
Fri Apr 03 00:00:00 NZDT 2020
23°
°
12°
Fine. Light southeasterlies.
Sunrise
Fri Apr 03 07:31:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Fri Apr 03 19:06:00 NZDT 2020

Today

22°

12°

Tomorrow

23°

14°

Thu Apr 02 00:00:00 NZDT 2020

23°

13°

Fri Apr 03 00:00:00 NZDT 2020

23°

12°

Tides for Tauranga
Tue Mar 31 12:53:00 NZDT 2020
HIGH  1.7M
Tue Mar 31 19:02:00 NZDT 2020
LOW  0.5M
Wed Apr 01 01:20:00 NZDT 2020
HIGH  1.7M
Wed Apr 01 07:28:00 NZDT 2020
LOW  0.6M
Wed Apr 01 13:38:00 NZDT 2020
HIGH  1.7M
Wed Apr 01 19:50:00 NZDT 2020
LOW  0.5M

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Wednesday

North Island, a few showers in the east, elsewhere mainly fine. South Island, low cloud in the east morning and night, otherwise mainly fine.

Thursday

North Island, occasional rain in the east, and isolated afternoon showers about central ranges. Fine elsewhere. South Island, cloudy periods in the east, with isolated showers spreading north about Southland to Dunedin. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Friday

North Island, scattered rain in the east, easing. Fine elsewhere. South Island, morning cloud in the east, otherwise mainly fine.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods. Isolated showers, clearing on Friday. Light winds on Wednesday, then southerlies from Thursday.

Northland to Whanganui, including Coromandel Peninsula

Fine, apart from patches of morning fog.

Bay of Plenty, Taupo, and Taumarunui

Fine, apart from isolated afternoon and evening showers.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Taihape

Mainly fine this morning, apart from showers about coastal Gisborne. Scattered showers elsewhere this afternoon and evening, some heavy with possible thunderstorms.

Manawatu to Wellington

Morning cloud and scattered rain, then fine spells and the chance of an afternoon shower.

Wairarapa

Rain, with heavy falls and possible thunderstorms, easing this evening.

Marlborough, Canterbury, North Otago and Dunedin

Areas of morning low cloud and drizzle, then fine spells. Isolated afternoon showers inland.

The remainder of the South Island

Long fine spells. Isolated showers about the ranges during the afternoon and evening.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods, with the odd shower.

Plenty

Southeast 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in showers,clearing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Wednesday morning variable 10 knots. Developing late Thursday southeast 15 knots, rising Friday 25 knots offshore with rough sea.

Coromandel

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

Situation
A slow moving trough lies along the east coast of the country, gradually weakening. Meanwhile a high lies over the South Island, and extends onto the North Island from Thursday. Northwesterlies strengthen over the lower South Island late Friday as a front approaches from the Tasman Sea.

Warning
NIL warning for PLENTY

Forecast
Tuesday: Southeast 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this afternoon. Southwest 10 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. A few early morning showers with poor visibility, then fine.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Tending southerly 10 knots early morning, and variable 5 knots from around midday. Mainly fine, chance overnight shower in the south. Thursday: Southeast 10 knots developing early, easing to variable 5 knots for a time during the day. Partly cloudy, chance afternoon showers. Friday: Southeast rising to 15 knots but 20 knots in the north. Fine spells.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Easterly 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres Tuesday.