TODAY |

Now
20°
14°
11°
Morning cloud, then becoming fine. Light winds.
WNW
Sunrise
Fri Oct 23 06:20:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Fri Oct 23 19:49:00 NZDT 2020
Tomorrow
22°
°
13°
Cloudy periods, chance of a shower. Northwesterlies.
Sunrise
Sat Oct 24 06:19:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Sat Oct 24 19:50:00 NZDT 2020
Sun Oct 25 00:00:00 NZDT 2020
23°
°
14°
Cloudy periods. Northwesterlies.
Sunrise
Sun Oct 25 06:17:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Sun Oct 25 19:51:00 NZDT 2020
Mon Oct 26 00:00:00 NZDT 2020
22°
°
13°
Cloudy periods. Northwesterlies.
Sunrise
Mon Oct 26 06:16:00 NZDT 2020
Sunset
Mon Oct 26 19:53:00 NZDT 2020

Today

20°

11°

Tomorrow

22°

13°

Sun Oct 25 00:00:00 NZDT 2020

23°

14°

Mon Oct 26 00:00:00 NZDT 2020

22°

13°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Saturday

North Island: Mostly cloudy with isolated showers, but fine in the east. South Island: Drizzle about Fiordland spreading to Westland, and isolated showers developing in Buller and Nelson. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Sunday

North Island: Mostly cloudy with isolated showers, but mainly fine in the east. South Island: Showers turning to rain in the west, with possibly heavy falls. Rain developing later in Southland and Otago. Increasing high cloud elsewhere.

Monday

North Island: Mostly cloudy with isolated showers, but mainly fine in the east. South Island: Rain developing for most, but clearing Southland and Fiordland later.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy with occasional drizzle. Northwesterlies developing on Saturday, strengthening Sunday.

Northland

Periods of rain today. Scattered showers tomorrow, easing and becoming isolated from late afternoon.

Auckland and Coromandel

Cloudy periods with a few showers.

Waikato to Manawatu including the central high country, Gisborne and Hawke's Bay

Long fine spells. Scattered showers, mainly during the the afternoons and evenings, when some could be heavy with isolated thunderstorms possible for inland Gisborne and Hawke's Bay.

Horowhenua to Wellington and Wairarapa, also Marlborough to Canterbury and Nelson to Buller and Westland

Fine, apart from areas of cloud morning and night.

Otago and Southland, except Stewart Island

Partly cloudy. A few spots of light rain in Southland and Clutha tomorrow.

Fiordland and Stewart Island

Mostly cloudy with occasional rain.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy with occasional light rain or drizzle, clearing tomorrow afternoon.

Stephens

Friday : Westerly 15 knots south of the Whanganui River, variable 10 knots elsewhere. Becoming variable 10 knots everywhere tonight. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre, period 19 seconds, west of Cape Farewell to Hawera.

Outlook following 3 days: Saturday: Northwest 15 knots developing in the morning. Sunday: Northwest 20 knots. Monday: Northwest 20 knots.

Kapiti

Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.

Situation
A couple of weak fronts affect parts of the North Island today while a ridge lies over the South Island. A northerly flow develops over New Zealand on Saturday ahead of another front which moves onto the lower South Island on Sunday. The front moves north over the rest of the South Island on Monday.

Warning
Nils for Cook and Stephens

Forecast
Friday: Northeast 10 knots. Sea slight. Mainly fine. Northwest swell half a metre or less.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northerly rising to 15 knots in the morning. A few showers. Northwest swell half a metre or less. Sunday: Rising to northwest 20 knots. Cloudy periods. Northwest swell half a metre or less. Monday: Northwest 20 knots easing to 15 knots. Cloudy periods. Northwest swell half a metre.