TODAY |

Now
17°
16°
10°
Fine with light winds. Northerlies developing later this afternoon.
SSW
Sunrise
Fri Apr 10 06:45:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Fri Apr 10 17:58:00 NZST 2020
Tomorrow
17°
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14°
Cloudy periods. Northerlies gradually picking up.
Sunrise
Sat Apr 11 06:46:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Sat Apr 11 17:57:00 NZST 2020
Sun Apr 12 00:00:00 NZST 2020
18°
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14°
Cloud increasing. The odd shower possible, especially evening. Strong northerlies, possibly gale evening.
Sunrise
Sun Apr 12 06:48:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Sun Apr 12 17:55:00 NZST 2020
Mon Apr 13 00:00:00 NZST 2020
18°
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Rain, easing later. Strong or gale northwesterlies.
Sunrise
Mon Apr 13 06:49:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Mon Apr 13 17:53:00 NZST 2020

Today

17°

10°

Tomorrow

17°

14°

Sun Apr 12 00:00:00 NZST 2020

18°

14°

Mon Apr 13 00:00:00 NZST 2020

18°

9°

Tides for Wellington
Fri Apr 10 18:55:00 NZST 2020
HIGH  1.8M
Sat Apr 11 01:18:00 NZST 2020
LOW  0.4M
Sat Apr 11 07:26:00 NZST 2020
HIGH  1.8M
Sat Apr 11 13:42:00 NZST 2020
LOW  0.5M

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Sunday

North Island, cloud gradually increasing from the west, with showers developing towards evening and turning to widespread rain at night. Northerlies rising to gale in Taranaki and about the Cook Strait. South Island, rain spreading north in the west with some heavy falls. Cloud increasing further east with a few spots of rain. Late rain developing in Southland and Clutha.

Monday

Rain with gale westerly or southwesterly winds. Rain easing later in the day for the North Island, but turning to showers about the South Island. Snow possibly lowering to 500-600 metres Otago southwards.

Tuesday

North Island, cloudy periods and showers for most. South Island, showers in the south and east, and also northwest. Fine spells elsewhere. Gale southwesterlies easing.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods with northeasterlies picking up on Sunday. Rain developing on Monday and northeasterlies rising to gale, then changing westerly late. Strong showery westerlies on Tuesday.

All the North Island except Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mostly cloudy, with showers about the coast and north of Napier, clearing tomorrow afternoon or evening.

Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Fine, but areas of low cloud about eastern coasts tomorrow morning and evening.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Fine today. Cloud increasing tomorrow and showers developing about Fiordland.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods.

Cook

Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing this evening, rising to 25 knots Saturday afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Southerly swell 1 metre.

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Sunday evening northerly 40 knots with very rough sea. Easing early Monday northwest 35 knots, changing Tuesday southwest 25 knots. Moderate southerly swell developing Monday.

Mana

Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.

Situation
A southwest flow lies across New Zealand and a brief ridge builds over the North Island today. Northwesterlies develop over the South Island on Saturday ahead of a low and associated fronts which approach from the Tasman Sea, moving across the country Sunday through Monday. A strong southwest flow is expected on Tuesday.

Warning
Nil warnings for Cook and Stephens

Forecast
Friday: Southerly 10 knots, dying out late afternoon. Northerly 10 knots developing late evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy. Saturday: Northerly rising to 15 knots early morning and to 20 knots by midday. Sea becoming moderate by midday. Cloudy periods.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Rising to northerly 30 knots later. Cloudy periods. Monday: Northerly 30 knots, changing westerly 25 knots early. Periods of rain. Tuesday: Changing southwest 15 knots early. Showers.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northwest half a metre, rising to 1 metre on Sunday and to 2 metres on Tuesday. Southwest half a metre developing today, rising to 1 metre Sunday and to 1.5 metres Monday.

Wellington

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

Situation
A southwest flow lies across New Zealand and a brief ridge builds over the North Island today. Northwesterlies develop over the South Island on Saturday ahead of a low and associated fronts which approach from the Tasman Sea, moving across the country Sunday through Monday. A strong southwest flow is expected on Tuesday.

Warning
Nil for Cook

Forecast
Friday: Southerly 10 knots, dying out late afternoon. Northerly 15 knots developing late evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy. Saturday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots in the morning . Sea becoming moderate in the morning. Cloudy periods.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Northerly 20 knots, rising to 35 knots later. Mainly fine. Monday: Turning northwest and easing to 30 knots early. Periods of rain, easing later. Tuesday: Changing southwest 20 knots early. A few showers.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: For South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1.5 metres. Rising to 2 metres for a time today then easing to 1 metre Saturday. Rising to 1.5 metres Monday and to 3 metres on Tuesday. For Castlepoint: Easterly 1.5 meters and half a metre today. Southerly swell 1.5 metres, rising to 2 metres for a time today, easing to 1 metre Sunday, then rising to 2 metres again on Monday and 3.5 metres on Tuesday.