Now
16°
15°
12°
Cloudy periods. Possible evening drizzle from Porirua northwards. Strong northerlies.
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Sunrise
Sat Oct 20 06:24:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Sat Oct 20 19:48:00 NZDT 2018
Tomorrow
17°
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11°
Fine, apart from some morning and evening cloud. Northerlies.
Sunrise
Sun Oct 21 06:23:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Sun Oct 21 19:49:00 NZDT 2018
Mon Oct 22 00:00:00 NZDT 2018
18°
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11°
Fine, apart from some morning and evening cloud. Northerlies.
Sunrise
Mon Oct 22 06:21:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Mon Oct 22 19:50:00 NZDT 2018
Tue Oct 23 00:00:00 NZDT 2018
18°
°
12°
Cloudy periods. Fresh northerlies.
Sunrise
Tue Oct 23 06:20:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Tue Oct 23 19:51:00 NZDT 2018

Today

16°

12°

Tomorrow

17°

11°

Mon Oct 22 00:00:00 NZDT 2018

18°

11°

Tue Oct 23 00:00:00 NZDT 2018

18°

12°

Tides for Wellington
Sun Oct 21 02:46:00 NZDT 2018
HIGH  1.5M
Sun Oct 21 08:50:00 NZDT 2018
LOW  0.7M
Sun Oct 21 15:09:00 NZDT 2018
HIGH  1.6M
Sun Oct 21 21:22:00 NZDT 2018
LOW  0.7M

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Monday

North Island, mainly fine but isolated afternoon showers in Northland and the Central Plateau. South Island, partly cloudy, with isolated afternoon showers possible about inland Marlborough and Canterbury.

Tuesday

North Island, mainly fine, but isolated afternoon showers inland. South Island, cloudy with showers in Fiordland and southern Westland, mainly fine elsewhere.

Wednesday

North Island, cloudy periods and isolated afternoon showers inland. South Island, rain in the west, with possible heavy falls and thunderstorms, high cloud thickening in the east with late scattered rain in the south.

Chatham Islands

Often cloudy, with one or two showers on Monday. Fresh southwesterlies dying out on Tuesday, then northerlies developing on Wednesday and strengthening.

Northland and Auckland

Fine in Auckland today, otherwise cloudy periods with isolated showers.

Waikato, Waitomo and Taupo

Fine at first. Cloud developing this evening, bringing patchy drizzle tomorrow morning, followed by increasing fine spells.

Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and Gisborne to Wairarapa

Fine, apart from cloudy periods in Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty tomorrow morning.

Taranaki to Wellington, including Taumarunui and Taihape

Long fine spells during the afternoons. Otherwise, cloudy periods with patchy drizzle.

Nelson and Marlborough

Fine.

Buller and Westland

Mostly fine. Cloudy periods with patchy drizzle inland, spreading elsewhere this evening, then clearing and becoming fine everywhere tomorrow afternoon.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Mostly fine. Isolated showers inland tomorrow afternoon.

Fiordland

Rain, easing to isolated showers tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy, with the chance of a shower tomorrow morning.

Cook

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northerly 35 knots, gradually easing to 25 knots overnight tonight and to 15 knots Sunday evening. Very rough sea, easing. Southerly swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in patchy drizzle developing this evening about the northern Strait.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, rising Monday evening 25 knots and early Wednesday 35 knots with very rough sea.

Mana

Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.

Situation
High pressure lies over most of New Zealand through the forecast period. Several weak fronts affect the far south, before a stronger front moves up the South Island later on Wednesday.

Warning
GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS

Forecast
Strong wind advisory. Saturday: Northerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots, easing to 20 knots this evening. Rough sea, easing this evening. Mostly cloudy, with patchy evening drizzle. Sunday: Northwest 20 knots, gradually becoming northerly 15 knots in the evening. Moderate sea, easing in the evening. Partly cloudy, chance shower.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northerly rising to 20 knots in the morning, becoming northeast 10 knots late. Morning cloud, then fine. Tuesday: Northerly rising to 15 knots early. Fine, morning cloud. Wednesday: Northwest rising to 25 knots later. Fine, morning cloud.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northwest half a metre, or less.

Wellington

Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.

Situation
High pressure lies over most of New Zealand through the forecast period. Several weak fronts affect the far south, before a stronger front moves up the South Island later on Wednesday.

Warning
GALE warning for COOK

Forecast
Strong wind advisory. Saturday: Northerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots. Easing to northerly 20 knots gusting 30 knots about the Harbour this evening. Rough sea, easing in the north this evening. Increasing cloud. Sunday: Northerly 20 knots gusting 30 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the south. Easing to northerly 15 knots everywhere in the evening. Rough sea in the south, easing in the evening. Morning and evening cloud, otherwise fine.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northerly rising to 20 knots in the morning, easing to northeast 10 knots late. Partly cloudy. Tuesday: Rising to northerly 25 knots in the morning. Cloudy periods. Wednesday: Northerly rising to 30 knots for a time in the afternoon. Cloudy periods.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Southerly 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre late today and to half a metre on Tuesday.