Now
17°
16°
11°
Partly cloudy. Possible shower in the west tonight.Southwesterlies.
SW
Sunrise
Sun Sep 23 06:09:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Sun Sep 23 18:18:00 NZST 2018
Tomorrow
17°
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Cloudy periods, occasional showers from late morning, then evening rain, chance heavy with thunderstorms. Strong, gusty westerlies.
Sunrise
Mon Sep 24 06:08:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Mon Sep 24 18:19:00 NZST 2018
Tue Sep 25 00:00:00 NZST 2018
13°
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Cloudy periods. Occasional showers, easing evening. Brisk southwesterlies.
Sunrise
Tue Sep 25 06:06:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Tue Sep 25 18:20:00 NZST 2018
Wed Sep 26 00:00:00 NZST 2018
15°
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10°
Cloudy periods. Chance shower. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
Wed Sep 26 06:05:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Wed Sep 26 18:20:00 NZST 2018

Today

17°

11°

Tomorrow

17°

9°

Tue Sep 25 00:00:00 NZST 2018

13°

9°

Wed Sep 26 00:00:00 NZST 2018

15°

10°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
Sun Sep 23 06:02:00 NZST 2018
HIGH  2.8M
Sun Sep 23 12:06:00 NZST 2018
LOW  0.9M
Sun Sep 23 18:28:00 NZST 2018
HIGH  3.0M
Mon Sep 24 00:26:00 NZST 2018
LOW  0.8M
Mon Sep 24 06:47:00 NZST 2018
HIGH  2.9M
Mon Sep 24 12:47:00 NZST 2018
LOW  0.8M
Sun Sep 23 09:32:00 NZST 2018
HIGH  3.8M
Sun Sep 23 15:36:00 NZST 2018
LOW  1.0M
Sun Sep 23 21:47:00 NZST 2018
HIGH  3.9M
Mon Sep 24 03:57:00 NZST 2018
LOW  0.8M
Mon Sep 24 10:10:00 NZST 2018
HIGH  3.9M
Mon Sep 24 16:14:00 NZST 2018
LOW  0.8M

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Tuesday

North Island, A few showers, clearing in the east and south later. Snow to 700m about the Central Plateau and 500m in the south. South Island, Rain, with snow to 200 metres in the south at first. Rain clearing north of Queenstown by afternoon.

Wednesday

North Island, A few showers west of Tauranga to Whanganui, fine in the east. South Island, A few showers for southern and western areas, with snow to 500m in the south. Fine elsewhere.

Thursday

North Island, Isolated showers north of Palmerston North, fine in the south. South Island, A few showers north of Murchison and south of Queenstown, fine in between.

Friday

Mainly fine, apart from isolated afternoon or evening showers inland for the North Island, and showers developing about the west coast of the South Island.

Chatham Islands

Periods of showers or rain. Northerlies turn strong westerly late Tuesday, then lighter southwest on Thursday.

A complex trough is expected to move over the South Island tonight, and may bring snow to low levels about the southern and eastern areas tomorrow.

In the west from Auckland to Wellington, also Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Mainly fine today. Isolated morning showers in the west, turning to widespread rain from the evening, with possible thunderstorms.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay

Fine, apart from isolated showers in Gisborne today.

Wairarapa, also Nelson and Marlborough

Mostly fine, however, scattered rain tomorrow afternoon and evening, with possible thunderstorms.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Rain in Fiordland, spreading elsewhere tomorrow, with some heavy falls.

Canterbury and Otago, excluding Clutha

Rain spreading north this evening, becoming persistemt later tomorrow, and snow gradually lowering to 200 meters in the south.

Clutha and Southland

Rain at times, with snow to 400 metres tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy, late drizzle tomorrow.

Colville

Southeast 20 knots, turning southwest 15 knots this morning. Moderate sea,easing. Easterly swell 2 metres, easing. Fair visibility in showers, clearing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday afternoon northwest 25 knots, changing early Tuesday southwest 25 knots, easing later Wednesday 15 knots. Sea rough at times.

Kaipara

Southeast 25 knots, becoming southwest 15 knots this morning. Rough sea, easing. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Easterly swell north of Cape Reinga, 2 metres easing.

Outlook following 3 days: Turning Monday morning northwest 20 knots, changing Monday evening southwest 30 knots, easing Wednesday 15 knots. Sea rough at times. Southwest swell becoming heavy Tuesday, easing Wednesday.

Auckland

Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Situation
A narrow ridge of high pressure over New Zealand moves away to the northeast today and tomorrow. Meanwhile, a front moves over the North Island on Monday, along with an associated deepening low. The low system moves away to the east on Tuesday, leaving a strong and unsettled southwest flow over the country until Thursday, when another ridge spreads over New Zealand.

Warning
Strong wind advisory in force for all areas.

Forecast
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Sunday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, a few showers. Monday: Tending northwest 15 knots in the morning, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon, and to westerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough in the evening. Poor visibility in rain and thunderstorms from evening. For the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Sunday: Southwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time this afternoon and early evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time this afternoon and early evening. Cloudy periods, a few showers. Monday: Tending northwest 15 knots in the morning, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon, and to southwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough in the evening. Fair visibility in showers, then poor visibility in rain from evening.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Southwest 25 knots, easing to 20 knots in the evening. Occasional showers. Wednesday: Southwest gradually easing to 10 knots. Cloudy periods and isolated showers. Thursday: Southwest rising to 15 knots for a time. Cloudy periods and isolated showers.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: East Coast: About the Inner Gulf: Northeast 1 metre, easing to half a metre or less today, tending northerly Monday. About the Outer Gulf: Easterly 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre late today and to half a metre Tuesday. Northerly half a metre developing Monday, dying out Wednesday. West Coast: Southwest 2.5 metres, rising to 3 metres late Monday, and to 4.5 metres Tuesday. Southwest then easing to 3 metres Wednesday, and to 2 metres Thursday.