Now
14°
10°
Fine weather and northerlies.
NNE
Sunrise
Fri May 26 16:23:37 NZST 2017
Sunset
Fri May 26 16:23:37 NZST 2017
Tomorrow
16°
°
10°
Fine. Northerlies.
Sunrise
Fri May 26 07:32:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Fri May 26 17:04:00 NZST 2017
Sat May 27 00:00:00 NZST 2017
16°
°
Showers developing. Winds turning southerly, strengthening later.
Sunrise
Sat May 27 07:33:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Sat May 27 17:03:00 NZST 2017
Sun May 28 00:00:00 NZST 2017
12°
°
Cloudy periods, with a few morning showers. Fresh southerlies dying out later.
Sunrise
Sun May 28 07:34:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Sun May 28 17:03:00 NZST 2017

Today

14°

9°

Tomorrow

16°

10°

Sat May 27 00:00:00 NZST 2017

16°

9°

Sun May 28 00:00:00 NZST 2017

12°

6°

Tides for Wellington
Fri May 26 04:44:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  1.7M
Fri May 26 10:55:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.5M

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Saturday

North Island, rain or showers for most places, with heavy falls possible in Bay of Plenty, Rotorua and the Gisborne ranges. South Island, rain gradually clearing from the south, and becoming mostly fine.

Sunday

North Island, occasional rain across central areas, a few showers elsewhere, clearing from Wanganui to Wellington. South Island, cloudy periods and isolated showers in the west, elsewhere mainly fine with patchy morning fog.

Monday

North Island, cloudy periods and isolated showers. South Island, a few showers and increasing cloud in the west, fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy with a few showers on Saturday, with northerlies tending easterly. Rain and strong southeasterlies on Sunday and Monday.

Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula

Cloud increasing, showers tomorrow.

Bay of Plenty

Fine today. Cloud increasing tomorrow, with showers from afternoon.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine. The odd shower about coastal Gisborne.

Waikato to Taranaki, incl Taumarunui and Taupo

Fine, then isolated showers Friday evening.

Wanganui to Wellington, including Taihape and Wairarapa

Fine with cloudy periods.

Nelson, Buller and Westland

Fine spells and isolated showers at first. Cloud increasing tomorrow and rain spreading south from late afternoon, reaching Westland at night.

Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago

Mainly fine, but scattered rain late tomorrow.

Southland

Fine at first. High cloud tomorrow, and scattered rain near the coast spreading inland later.

Fiordland

Patchy drizzle today. Rain tomorrow, possibly heavy later.

Chatham Islands

Fine spells.

Cook

Northerly rising to 20 knots this morning. Sea becoming moderate. Southerly swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Saturday southerly Saturday 35 knots with very rough sea. Gradually easing during Sunday 15 knots and Monday variable 10 knots.

Mana

Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.

Situation
A complex trough approaching New Zealand from the north and west crosses the country today and Saturday, followed by a ridge on Sunday. Another trough approaches the South Island from the Tasman Sea on Monday.

Warning
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast
Friday: Northeast 15 knots, easing to 10 knots in the afternoon. Sea slight. Increasing high cloud.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northerly 10 knots, changing southerly 25 knots. Showers developing. Sunday: Southerly rising to 30 knots for a time, then gradually easing to 10 knots. Cloudy periods, a few morning showers. Monday: Southerly 10 knots, dying out. Cloudy periods.

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

Wellington

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

Situation
A complex trough approaching New Zealand from the north and west crosses the country today and Saturday, followed by a ridge on Sunday. Another trough approaches the South Island from the Tasman Sea on Monday.

Warning
NIL warning for COOK

Forecast
Friday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots for a time around the middle of the day. Sea slight. Mostly fine, cloud increasing in the evening.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northerly 10 knots, changing southerly 30 knots. Showers developing. Sunday: Southerly 30 knots, gradually easing to 10 knots. Cloudy periods, a few morning showers. Monday: Southerly 10 knots, dying out. Cloudy periods.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre today. Rising to 1.5 metres again for a time Sunday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres today, then rising to southeast 2 metres early Sunday. Northeast 1.5 metres developing Saturday,easing to half a metre or less Sunday.