TODAY |

Now
27°
14°
10°
High cloud thickening. Chance morning shower, then occasional rain from afternoon. Gusty northwesterlies , changing southerly in the evening.
NW
Sunrise
Tue Dec 18 05:45:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Tue Dec 18 21:19:00 NZDT 2018
Tomorrow
15°
°
Rain. Southerlies.
Sunrise
Wed Dec 19 05:45:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Wed Dec 19 21:19:00 NZDT 2018
Thu Dec 20 00:00:00 NZDT 2018
14°
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Rain easing to a few showers in the afternoon. Southeasterlies turning northeast.
Sunrise
Thu Dec 20 05:46:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Thu Dec 20 21:20:00 NZDT 2018
Fri Dec 21 00:00:00 NZDT 2018
17°
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10°
Often cloudy. Rain developing later. Northeasterlies.
Sunrise
Fri Dec 21 05:46:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Fri Dec 21 21:20:00 NZDT 2018

Today

27°

10°

Tomorrow

15°

8°

Thu Dec 20 00:00:00 NZDT 2018

14°

6°

Fri Dec 21 00:00:00 NZDT 2018

17°

10°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Wednesday

North Island, a few showers in the south, turning to rain later, possibly heavy. Cloudy periods with a few afternoon showers about the ranges elsewhere. South Island, rain, possibly heavy about Buller, Nelson and Marlborough,clearing about Southland and Clutha by afternoon.

Thursday

North of Taihape, a period of rain, then showers. Between Taihape and Canterbury Plains, rain, possibly heavy, easing later. South of Canterbury, often cloudy with isolated showers.

Friday

About the east coast of the South Island, showers turning to rain. Elsewhere, occasional showers, but mainly fine about Northland.

Chatham Islands

Low cloud, with rain or drizzle on Thursday and Friday. Winds changing southeast early Wednesday, then turning northeast on Friday.

Northland to Manawatu, including Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the Central High Country

Areas of morning and evening cloud, otherwise mainly fine. However, the odd afternoon or evening shower possible.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Mainly fine, with a slight chance of an afternoon shower, mainly inland.

Horowhenua Kapiti Coast and Wellington

Cloudy periods, and drizzle about the ranges.

Nelson and Marlborough

Fine with high cloud.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Rain gradually spreading north, possibly heavy about eastern Otago and Southland, but only patchy falls for Canterbury. Northwest gales in exposed places inland until evening.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Periods of rain about Fiordland, some heavy, spreading north across Westland this morning, and Buller by evening. Rain easing in the south later.

Chatham Islands

Fine.

Rangitata

Northwest 15 knots, rising to northwest 25 knots by midday.Becoming southerly 25 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough.Southwest swell 1 metre.Fair visibility in occasional rain developing late this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Wednesday morning southeast 15 knots. Becoming early Thursday northeast 15 knots. Rough sea easing.