Today: Partly cloudy. Southwesterlies picking up.
Sunrise: 6:35 AM
Sunset: 7:39 PM
high tide: 1:33 PM 2.9m
low tide: 7:34 PM 0.9m
high tide: 4:10 PM 3.5m
low tide: 10:33 PM 1.5m
Marine recreational Forecasts - auckland
7:36 AM 17 Oct, 2018
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A persistent ridge sits over most of New Zealand until Thursday, while a weak front moves across the far south today and into Wednesday. Another weak front moves quickly northwards across the country later Thursday and Friday.
Wind warning Nil
For Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, and the Hauraki Gulf: Tuesday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Cloudy periods. For the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Tuesday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to southwest 15 knots but westerly 20 knots about the Colville Channel this afternoon. Sea becoming moderate about the Colville Channel in the afternoon. Cloudy periods.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Southwest rising to 20 knots early. Cloudy periods, chance shower. Thursday: Southwest 20 knots, dying out late. Cloudy periods, the odd shower, mainly in the west. Friday: Winds mainly light, but northeast 15 knots for a time in the afternoon. Morning cloud, then fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: East Coast: East to southeast half a metre, north of Whangaparaoa. West Coast: Southwest 1.5 metres, rising to 2 metres for a time on Wednesday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - kaipara
7:16 AM 17 Oct, 2018
Variable 10 knots. Southwest 15 knots developing south of Hokianga Harbour this evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday morning southwest 15 knots everywhere, easing late Thursday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell, easing Thursday.