Tauranga

TODAY

AT 12:00 PM

17 °C

WIND: WNW, 05 knots

Fine

High: 20

Low: 8

Monday

Few Showers

High: 18

Low: 8

Tuesday

Partly Cloudy

High: 14

Low: 7

Today: Fine. Light winds, then evening southwesterlies.

Sunrise: 6:04 AM

Sunset: 6:12 PM

Tides

tauranga

high tide: 6:09 PM    1.7m

Marine recreational Forecasts - bay-of-plenty

2:15 AM 24 Sep, 2018

Mayor Is.
Makatana Island
Motiti
Mt Maunganui
Moutuhora
Torere River

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Matakana Island to Mayor Island to Motiti Island and then east to Torere River mouth.

Situation:

A ridge of high pressure lies over most of New Zealand. A front moves over the lower South Island today, and across the rest of the country on Monday along with an associated deepening low. The low moves away to the east on Tuesday, leaving a strong and unsettled southwest flow over the country until Wednesday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for PLENTY

Forecast:

Sunday: Southerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots late morning. Northwest 10 knots developing for a time this afternoon, then becoming southwest 15 knots but 10 knots east of Motiti Island this evening. Sea slight. Fine.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Gradually tending northwest 15 knots. Cloudy periods, showers from afternoon. Tuesday: Tending westerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots at times. Cloudy periods, isolated showers clearing evening. Wednesday: Westerly 15 knots. Fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northeast 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre today and to half a metre Monday. Northwest half a metre developing Monday, dying out Wednesday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - plenty

2:15 AM 24 Sep, 2018

Whakatane
Great Mercury Island
Cape Runaway
Muriwai
Plenty
Raglan

Forecast:

Southerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this afternoon. Southwest 15 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Northeast swell 2 metres, easing.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Turning Monday afternoon northwest 20 knots, changing early Tuesday southwest 25 knots with rough sea.

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Tides

tauranga

high tide: 6:09 PM    1.7m