Now
16°
6°
Cloudy periods, chance shower. Light winds.
WSW
Sunrise
Tue Jul 26 13:49:13 NZST 2016
Sunset
Tue Jul 26 13:49:13 NZST 2016
Tomorrow
15°
°
Rain develops morning, to showers afternoon.W ly develops.
Sunrise
Tue Jul 26 07:18:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Tue Jul 26 17:21:00 NZST 2016
Wed Jul 27 00:00:00 NZST 2016
16°
°
Cloudy periods, chance shower. Northwesterlies.
Sunrise
Wed Jul 27 07:17:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Wed Jul 27 17:22:00 NZST 2016
Thu Jul 28 00:00:00 NZST 2016
15°
°
Rain developing. Strong westerlies.
Sunrise
Thu Jul 28 07:16:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Thu Jul 28 17:22:00 NZST 2016

Today

16°

5°

Tomorrow

15°

4°

Wed Jul 27 00:00:00 NZST 2016

16°

8°

Thu Jul 28 00:00:00 NZST 2016

15°

7°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Wednesday

North Island, occasional showers in the west and north, mainly fine in the east. South Island, periods of rain in the west, with heavy falls possible. A few spots of rain in the east before dawn, otherwise fine with high cloud.

Thursday

North Island, rain for most places, with heavy falls and possible thunderstorms in the west. South Island, rain in the west, with heavy falls and possible thunderstorms. Scattered rain at times in the east, but fine breaks also.

Friday

Showers in the west, fine or becoming fine in the east. However, scattered rain in the far south, with snow possible down to 400 metres at first.

Chatham Islands

Fine breaks on Wednesday, but showers developing later with winds turning northwest. Showers Thursday, and northwesterlies becoming strong at times. A period of rain Friday, followed by showers, with winds changing strong southwesterly.

Northland to Taranaki, including Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty, Taupo and Taumarunui

Fine spells and a few showers today. Rain tomorrow morning, briefly heavy, followed by cloudy periods and isolated showers in the west.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Fine apart from a period of heavy rain in the morning.

Whanganui to Kapiti, also Taihape

Fine spells, with a few showers until tomorrow afternoon. Snow possibly affecting the Desert Road tomorrow morning.

Wellington, Wairarapa, Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago

Fine, with high cloud tomorrow.

Buller and Westland

Scattered showers clearing overnight. However, rain developing south of Hokitika tomorrow evening.

Fiordland

Showers today. Rain tomorrow, heavy and possibly thundery from evening.

Southland

A few coastal showers until early morning. Cloud increasing tomorrow, with a few spots of rain from afternoon.

Chatham Islands

Occasional showers, easing tomorrow.

Plenty

Westerly 20 knots, becoming northerly 25 knots early this morning, then westerly 25 knots late morning. Easing to southwest 15 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Northerly swell 2 metres easing. Poor visibility in rain developing morning, easing afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 20 knots, rising early Thursday northwest 30 knots, changing late Thursday southwest 30 knots, then easing late Friday westerly 20 knots. Sea becoming rough for a time.