Today
24°
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18°
Rain,some heavy falls,chance thunder evening.Northeaster.
Sunrise
Sun Mar 26 07:26:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sun Mar 26 19:21:00 NZDT 2017
Tomorrow
25°
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16°
Morning rain eases to showers,chance heavy.Northerlies.
Sunrise
Mon Mar 27 07:27:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Mon Mar 27 19:20:00 NZDT 2017
Tue Mar 28 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
24°
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16°
Showers becoming more frequent. Easterly.
Sunrise
Tue Mar 28 07:28:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Tue Mar 28 19:18:00 NZDT 2017
Wed Mar 29 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
24°
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16°
Showers easing. Northeasterlies.
Sunrise
Wed Mar 29 07:28:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Wed Mar 29 19:17:00 NZDT 2017

Today

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18°

Tomorrow

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16°

Tue Mar 28 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

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16°

Wed Mar 29 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

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extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Tuesday

North Island, rain from Bay of Plenty to Hawkes Bay, showers elsewhere. South Island, areas of cloud, showers developing in Fiordland.

Wednesday

North Island, rain in east with possible heavy falls easing. Showers elsewhere. South Island, cloudy periods, a few showers in Fiordland.

Thursday

North Island, showers easing, becoming fine in east. South Island, mainly fine, but showers in Fiordland.

Friday

North Island, showers spreading from the northwest, remaining fine in the east. South Island, cloud increasing in west, with rain in Fiordland.Mainly fine in east.

Chatham Islands

Showers clearing Tuesday. Northerlies easing. Cloudy periods and northeasterlies on Wednesday. Rain and northeasterlies on Thursday, clearing Friday.

Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula

Rain, with heavy falls and isolated thunderstorms in Northland spreading south tonight. Easing to isolated showers tomorrow morning, some possibly heavy during the afternoon.

Waikato to Whanganui, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country, also Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Occasional rain, with heavy falls and isolated thunderstorms from tonight, especially in Bay of Plenty, clearing most places tomorrow evening.

Manawatu to Wellington, also Wairarapa and Marlborough

Cloudy periods but patchy rain at times as well.

Canterbury

Occasional rain.

Nelson, Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Periods of rain, heavy about western Nelson, southern Westland and Fiordland. Rain clearing Fiordland tomorrow morning, Westland early afternoon and elsewhere later.

Otago and Southland

Rain, with possible heavy falls, clearing from the south tomorrow morning.

Chatham Islands

Fine spells at first, but rain tomorrow.

Colville

Northeast 25 knots, changing northwest 15 knots early morning, then easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Rough sea easing. Northeast swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in rain and possible thunderstorms, easing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 10 knots, rising Wednesday northeast 20 knots, becoming early Thursday northwest 15 knots.

Coromandel

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

Situation
A slow-moving low northwest of New Zealand weakens today and on Tuesday, directing a moist northeasterly flow over the country. A trough crosses the North Island from the north on Wednesday, followed by a ridge on Thursday.

Warning
NIL warning for PLENTY

Forecast
Monday: Northeast 20 knots, easing to northerly 15 knots this morning, and to variable 5 knots late evening. Moderate sea, easing this morning. Poor visibility in rain, heavy at times and with possible thunderstorms, easing this afternoon.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Easterly 15 knots developing. Isolated showers, rain later. Wednesday: Easterly rising to 20 knots, becoming northerly 15 knots late. Rain easing. Thursday: Northerly 15 knots. Showers clearing.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Northeast about 1 metre.