Today
18°
°
A fine day. Light winds.
Sunrise
Thu Oct 19 06:28:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Thu Oct 19 19:39:00 NZDT 2017
Tomorrow
19°
°
12°
Cloudy periods, with the odd shower from afternoon. Light winds.
Sunrise
Fri Oct 20 06:26:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Fri Oct 20 19:40:00 NZDT 2017
Sat Oct 21 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
17°
°
11°
Mostly cloudy, chance morning shower. Westerlies.
Sunrise
Sat Oct 21 06:25:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sat Oct 21 19:41:00 NZDT 2017
Sun Oct 22 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
17°
°
11°
Mostly cloudy, chance shower. Westerlies.
Sunrise
Sun Oct 22 06:24:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sun Oct 22 19:42:00 NZDT 2017

Today

18°

9°

Tomorrow

19°

12°

Sat Oct 21 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

17°

11°

Sun Oct 22 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

17°

11°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Saturday

North Island, cloudy, with rain or drizzle developing in the west in the evening. Long fine spells for Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. South Island,rain in the west, cloudy in the east. Scattered rain developing in the east south of Timaru in the morning,spreading north into Canterbury later.

Sunday

North Island, cloudy with the odd shower in the west, fine in the east. A few early showers in the north. South Island, rain in the west, and scattered falls in the east south of Timaru. Fine spells elsewhere.

Monday

North Island, cloudy with showers, especially north of Rotorua and in the west. Fine with high cloud in Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa. South Island, rain in the west, and scattered falls south of Timaru. Cloudy periods with a few afternoon showers elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Cloud increasing Saturday with southerlies turning northwesterly,then tending showery southwest again Sunday.Northwesterlies return Monday, and becoming fine.

All the North Island except Taupo, Taihape and from Gisborne to Wairarapa

Mainly fine. Areas of low cloud or fog tomorrow morning. Isolated showers possible north of Waikato and about Bay of Plenty from tomorrow afternoon.

Taupo, Taihape and Gisborne to Wairarapa

A few light showers north of Wairoa, and showers developing elsewhere this afternoon. Clearing from Wairarapa overnight and elsewhere during tomorrow.

Nelson, and Marlborough to Southland

Mainly fine. Low cloud or fog about coastal Canterbury and Otago overnight. Spots of rain over Southland tomorrow evening.

Buller and Westland

Fine and cloudy periods.

Fiordland

Cloud about the Fiords spreading elsewhere tomorrow evening. Rain developing tomorrow night.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods.

Colville

Southeast 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots this afternoon. Southwest 15 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Southeast swell 1 metre offshore, easing.Fair visibility in a few showers Friday evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 20 knots, becoming Saturday evening northwest 20 knots, easing late Sunday 10 knots, rising late Monday 20 knots.

Coromandel

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

Situation
A ridge of high pressure lies over the region today and Friday. A front moves over and becomes slow-moving over Northland on Sunday. Another front moves onto the North Island on Monday.

Warning
NIL warning for PLENTY

Forecast
Thursday: Southerly 10 knots becoming northerly 10 knots this afternoon, then turning southwest 15 knots in the evening.Sea slight.Fine weather. Friday: Southwest 15 knots easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Northerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon, turning westerly 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, with the odd light shower from afternoon.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Westerly rising to 20 knots during the morning. Mostly cloudy. Sunday: Northwest 20 knots, easing to 15 knots in the evening. Showers developing. Mostly cloudy. Monday: Northwest 15 knots. Showers developing.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Easterly half a metre, rising to 1 metre for a time today, easing to half a metre or less on Friday.