Now
17°
11°
10°
A few showers developing, then rain tonight. Northwesterly.
NNE
Sunrise
Wed Sep 20 06:14:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Wed Sep 20 18:18:00 NZST 2017
Tomorrow
17°
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10°
Rain before dawn, then mainly fine, but one or two showers.Northwest.
Sunrise
Thu Sep 21 06:13:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Thu Sep 21 18:19:00 NZST 2017
Fri Sep 22 00:00:00 NZST 2017
17°
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11°
Showers gradually clearing. Fresh southwest developing.
Sunrise
Fri Sep 22 06:11:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Fri Sep 22 18:20:00 NZST 2017
Sat Sep 23 00:00:00 NZST 2017
18°
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10°
Cloudy periods. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
Sat Sep 23 06:10:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Sat Sep 23 18:20:00 NZST 2017

Today

17°

10°

Tomorrow

17°

10°

Fri Sep 22 00:00:00 NZST 2017

17°

11°

Sat Sep 23 00:00:00 NZST 2017

18°

10°

Tides for Whangarei
Tides for Marsden Point
Wed Sep 20 20:02:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.1M
Thu Sep 21 01:59:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.5M
Thu Sep 21 08:28:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.1M
Thu Sep 21 14:18:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.5M
Wed Sep 20 19:40:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  2.7M
Thu Sep 21 01:51:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.4M
Thu Sep 21 08:07:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  2.7M
Thu Sep 21 14:08:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.4M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Friday

North Island, periods of rain about Wellington and Wairarapa also spreading into Hawkes Bay. Showers elsewhere becoming isolated. South Island, rain in the east gradually clearing. Mainly fine elsewhere, but late rain in Fiordland.

Saturday

North Island, fine spells. Remaining showers about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay and also western parts of Northland and Auckland clearing. A few showers developing from Waikato to Kapiti in the evening. South Island, showers in the south and west and mainly fine elsewhere.

Sunday

North Island, mostly cloudy in the west with a few showers from Waikato southwards. Mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, a few drizzle patches in the west,turning to rain about south Westland and Fiordland, with heavy falls later. Mostly sunny elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Showers on Friday and Saturday with easterlies, clearing on Sunday with winds turning northerly.

All the North Island except Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

A period of rain tomorrow morning, followed by showers, some of which may be heavy with possible thunderstorms about Bay of Plenty, the central high country and Wairarapa.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Rain developing tomorrow afternoon, with some hevay and possibly thundery falls later.

Nelson, Buller and Westland

A few showers, turning to rain for a time tonight and tomorrow morning. Some heavy falls at times, with possible thunderstorms about the ranges tomorrow.

Marlborough and Canterbury

Rain developing tomorrow morning, then easing in Marlborough later in the day.

Otago, Southland and Fiordland

Low cloud and patchy drizzle about coastal Otago. Mainly fine elsewhere, but early fog tomorrow, and isolated afternoon and evening showers inland.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and the odd shower.

Brett

Northwest rising to 20 knots overnight tonight. Sea becoming moderate. Southeast swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in a period of rain Thursday morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 25 knots, turning Friday morning southwest 25 knots with rough sea,easing early Saturday 15 knots, turning early Sunday northwest 15 knots.Easterly swell becoming moderate Friday evening, easing late Saturday.

Bay Of Islands

Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.

Situation
A narrow ridge over the country moves eastwards today as a complex low approaches from the Tasman Sea. The low moves onto the North Island on Thursday, followed by a second ridge on Saturday. A front approaches New Zealand from the west on Sunday.

Warning
NIL warning for BRETT

Forecast
Wednesday: Northwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this evening and tending northerly 15 knots overnight. Sea slight. Cloud increasing and the odd shower possible. Fair visibility in rain developing late evening. Thursday: Northerly 15 knots, turning westerly 10 knots but 15 knots north of Poor Knights Islands in the morning. Becoming northwest 15 knots everywhere in the afternoon, then rising to 20 knots in the north in the evening. Sea becoming moderate in the north in the evening. A period of morning rain with poor visibility, followed by a few showers.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Becoming northwest 25 knots early morning, then turning southwest 25 knots late morning. Showers easing. Saturday: Southwest easing to 15 knots early, and to 10 knots late. Cloudy periods. Sunday: Turning northwest 10 knots early, rising to 20 knots later. Cloudy periods.