Now
21°
16°
10°
Fine apart from evening cloud. Westerly breezes.
SSW
Sunrise
Mon Oct 22 06:22:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Mon Oct 22 19:48:00 NZDT 2018
Tomorrow
21°
°
10°
Fine apart from cloud morning and night. Westerly breezes.
Sunrise
Tue Oct 23 06:21:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Tue Oct 23 19:49:00 NZDT 2018
Wed Oct 24 00:00:00 NZDT 2018
21°
°
12°
Fine apart from morning cloud. Westerly breezes.
Sunrise
Wed Oct 24 06:19:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Wed Oct 24 19:50:00 NZDT 2018
Thu Oct 25 00:00:00 NZDT 2018
20°
°
10°
Becoming cloudy, evening rain. Westerlies turning southeast.
Sunrise
Thu Oct 25 06:18:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Thu Oct 25 19:51:00 NZDT 2018

Today

21°

10°

Tomorrow

21°

10°

Wed Oct 24 00:00:00 NZDT 2018

21°

12°

Thu Oct 25 00:00:00 NZDT 2018

20°

10°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Wednesday

North Island, partly cloudy, with isolated afternoon showers inland. South Island, rain in the west, with heavy falls in southern Westland and Fiordland. High cloud thickening in the east with late scattered rain in the south.

Thursday

North Island, cloudy periods with isolated showers north of Taupo, rain spreading north further south. South Island, rain gradually clearing from the south.

Friday

North Island, cloudy with a few showers in the east and also Northland, becoming mostly fine elsewhere, but isolated showers. South Island, mostly cloudy with a few showers inland.

Chatham Islands

Mainly fine with northwesterlies developing on Wednesday. Becoming cloudy on Thursday with a few showers as winds changing southerly.A period of rain on Friday.

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

Mainly fine, but areas of morning cloud, and isolated afternoon and evening showers. Some showers may be heavy around the central high country.

The remainder of the North Island

Fine, apart from areas of morning and evening cloud.

Nelson, Marlborough and Buller

Mainly fine, but areas of morning cloud, and isolated afternoon and evening showers about the ranges, some possibly heavy.

The remainder of the South Island

Fine, apart from areas of morning and evening cloud. Rain reaching Fiordland at night.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy, with occasional showers.

Stephens

Northwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots for a time this morning. Sea slight. Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera, 1 metre. Areas of low cloud in the west, clearing later this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 10 knots, rising Wednesday 20 knots.Changing late Thursday southeast 20 knots.

Kapiti

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

Situation
A ridge of high pressure over the country retreats to the North Island on Tuesday. An active front moves onto central New Zealand late Thursday, followed by another ridge. A complex trough approaches the country from the west late Friday.

Warning
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast
Monday: Variable 5 knots. Westerly 10 knots developing for a time this afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine, some evening cloud. Tuesday: Northeast 10 knots developing early morning, turning northwest 10 knots for a time in the afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine, morning and evening cloud.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots by evening. Fine, morning cloud. Thursday: Northwest 20 knots, changing southerly 15 knots in the evening. Rain developing. Friday: Easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Becoming fine.

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