TODAY |

Now
15°
9°
Morning cloud, then fine. Light winds.
NNW
Sunrise
7.30AM
Sunset
5.17PM
Tomorrow
16°
°
11°
Partly cloudy. Easterlies.
Sunrise
7.31AM
Sunset
5.17PM
Thursday
17°
°
12°
Cloudy periods, rain at night. Northeasterlies strengthening.
Sunrise
7.31AM
Sunset
5.17PM
Friday
18°
°
Periods of rain, easing later. Northeasterlies turn lighter southwest.
Sunrise
7.31AM
Sunset
5.18PM

Today

15°

7°

Tomorrow

16°

11°

Thursday

17°

12°

Friday

18°

9°

Tides for Whangarei
Tides for Marsden Point
8:23AM
HIGH  2.9M
2:21PM
LOW  0.6M
8:57PM
HIGH  3.0M
2:49AM
LOW  0.7M
9:09AM
HIGH  2.9M
3:05PM
LOW  0.6M
8:01AM
HIGH  2.6M
2:12PM
LOW  0.5M
8:35PM
HIGH  2.7M
2:39AM
LOW  0.7M
8:47AM
HIGH  2.5M
2:56PM
LOW  0.6M

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Wednesday

North Island, isolated showers in Northland and in the east.Elsewhere, fine with morning frost. South Island, fine with morning frosts, but isolated showers about fiords later.

Thursday

North Island, cloud increasing in the north but fine in the east and south of Taihape. Rain developing in the west at night. South Island, in the west, isolated showers then rain at night, possibly heavy. Elsewhere, fine with areas of morning cloud and frosts.

Friday

North Island, periods of rain, clearing from west by evening. South Island, rain or showers, clearing in the east to mainly fine in the morning.

Chatham Islands

A few showers, with southerlies easing on Wednesday. Fine spells and cloudy periods with the odd shower on Thursday. A few showers turn to rain late on Friday, as northerlies strengthen.

Northland and Auckland

Partly cloudy with isolated showers this morning, then fine.

Waikato to Taranaki, including Coromandel, Bay of Plenty, Taupo, and Taumarunui

Fine.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay, also Taihape

Mainly fine, but isolated showers from afternoon.

Whanganui to Wellington, also Wairarapa

Generally fine, but a few showers about Wairarapa. The chance of a shower in Wellington from afternoon.

Nelson, Buller and Westland

Fine weather.

Marlborough and Canterbury

Mostly fine, with showers about Banks Peninsula clearing this afternoon.

Otago, Southland and Fiordland

Isolated showers clearing this morning, and becoming fine.

Chatham Islands

Showers, some heavy and possibly thundery with hail, easing this afternoon.

Brett

Southwest 15 knots becoming variable 10 knots this morning, then becoming southeast 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre developing.

Outlook following 3 days: Tending Wednesday evening northeast 15 knots, rising overnight Thursday 25 knots, changing Friday southwest 15 knots. Sea rough for a time. Northeast swell becoming moderate for a time Friday.

Bay Of Islands

Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.

Situation
An unsettled southwest flow lies over New Zealand as a high rapidly builds over the country during today, persisting through Wednesday. The high then moves slowly eastward on Thursday, allowing a northerly flow to develop ahead of an active front that approaches New Zealand from the Tasman Sea. This front crosses the country on Friday followed by a trough affecting the far south late Friday.

Warning
NIL warning for BRETT

Forecast
Tuesday: Southwest 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots by midday.Southeast 10 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. The odd light shower this morning, then fine.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Southeast 10 knots tending northeast 10 knots in the evening. Partly cloudy, isolated showers developing. Thursday: Northeast rising to 20 knots. Cloud increasing, rain at night. Friday: Northerly 20 knots changing southwest 10 knots. Periods of rain, easing late.