Now
17°
12°
Cloudy periods, chance shower from evening. Light winds.
ENE
Sunrise
Tue May 30 07:30:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Tue May 30 17:05:00 NZST 2017
Tomorrow
16°
°
Fine with light winds.
Sunrise
Wed May 31 07:31:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Wed May 31 17:04:00 NZST 2017
Thu Jun 01 00:00:00 NZST 2017
16°
°
Cloudy periods, a few showers from afternoon. Northerlies dying out.
Sunrise
Thu Jun 01 07:31:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Thu Jun 01 17:04:00 NZST 2017
Fri Jun 02 00:00:00 NZST 2017
16°
°
Mainly fine, some high cloud. Southeasterlies developing.
Sunrise
Fri Jun 02 07:32:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Fri Jun 02 17:04:00 NZST 2017

Today

17°

9°

Tomorrow

16°

7°

Thu Jun 01 00:00:00 NZST 2017

16°

7°

Fri Jun 02 00:00:00 NZST 2017

16°

7°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Thursday

North Island, fine spells and a few showers in the north. Cloudy with showers for the east coast and Wellington. Elsewhere, areas of morning cloud or fog inland, otherwise mainly fine. South Island, cloudy in the east with isolated showers. Cloud and showers clearing in the west and becoming fine.

Friday

North Island, occasional showers or rain spreading to most places, however remaining dry in the west from Taranaki to Kapiti. South Island, cloudy with patchy drizzle in the east. Fine in the west.

Saturday

North Island, showers for most, clearing and becoming mainly fine in the west from Kapiti to Waikato, and also across Taupo to Bay of Plenty. South Island, fine in the west. Showers in the east gradually easing, and clearing in the south.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and the odd shower throughout Thursday to Saturday. Southeasterlies Thursday, tending southerly Friday, then dying out Saturday.

Northland to Whanganui, including Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Cloud gradually increasing during the day. Rain spreading east this evening.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Fine, apart from areas of morning and evening cloud.

Manawatu to Wellington

Isolated morning showers, otherwise fine. However, cloud increasing this evening.

Nelson and Buller

Cloudy periods. Isolated showers in Buller, turning to rain this afternoon then spreading into Nelson this evening.

Westland and Fiordland

Rain about and south of the Glaciers, spreading north this morning.

Marlborough and Canterbury Areas of fog clearing this morning then high cloud increasing. Few spots of rain inland tonight.

Otago and Southland Mostly cloudy with scattered rain.

Chatham Islands

Occasional rain.

Stephens

Northwest 15 knots, turning northeast 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate.Southwest swell west of Farewell Spit to Hawera, 2 metres easing. Northwest swell 1 metre but 2 metres in the west developing. Poor visibility in rain this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming early Wednesday variable 10 knots but southwest 15 knots in the west. Becoming everywhere Thursday morning northwest 15 knots, changing late Thursday southwest 25 knots in the west. Changing everywhere Friday southeast 30 knots. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell in the west becoming moderate Wednesday. Moderate northwest swell in the west dying out Wednesday.

Kapiti

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

Situation
A series of troughs affect New Zealand this week. Another ridge of high pressure builds over the South Island later on Friday.

Warning
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast
Tuesday: Northeast 15 knots developing this morning. Sea slight. Mostly cloudy,with poor visibility in morning drizzle.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Northerly 10 knots. Chance morning shower, then fine. Thursday: Northerly rising to 15 knots. A few showers developing. Friday: Changing southerly 15 knots. Occasional showers.

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