Tauranga

TODAY

AT 3:00 PM

14 °C

WIND: E, 07 knots

Few Showers

High: 16

Low: 11

Sunday

Few Showers

High: 16

Low: 6

Monday

Few Showers

High: 14

Low: 4

Today: Cloudy periods. One or two showers from afternoon.Rain at night. Northerly winds.

Sunrise: 7:24 AM

Sunset: 5:20 PM

Tides

tauranga

high tide: 2:09 PM    1.8m

low tide: 8:08 PM    0.4m

Marine recreational Forecasts - bay-of-plenty

4:10 AM 22 Jul, 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:

Northerlies strengthen over the country ahead of a cold front which crosses the South Island today and the North Island Sunday. A pair of lows gradually develop either side of the country behind this front, bringing a disturbed southerly quarter flow to the South Island,and a westerly quarter flow to the North Island Sunday through Tuesday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for PLENTY

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing west of Motiti Island this morning, and everywhere this afternoon. Rising to 20 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the east this evening. Sea becoming rough east of Motiti Island this evening. Cloud increasing,fair visibility in a few showers from evening.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Northerly rising to 25 knots in the morning, changing westerly 15 knots in the afternoon. Rain, possibly heavy, clearing afternoon. Monday: Easing to westerly 10 knots early, and variable 5 knots late. Mainly fine. Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northeast 1 metre or less, rising to northerly 2 metres for a time Sunday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - plenty

4:10 AM 22 Jul, 2018

Whakatane
Great Mercury Island
Cape Runaway
Muriwai
Plenty
Raglan

Forecast:

Variable 10 knots. Northwest 15 knots developing this afternoon, and rising to 25 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough. Northeast swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in showers developing this evening.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest rising early Sunday 30 knots with rough sea. Changing Sunday afternoon westerly 15 knots, easing late Monday variable 10 knots. Northerly swell becoming moderate for a time Sunday.

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Tides

tauranga

high tide: 2:09 PM    1.8m

low tide: 8:08 PM    0.4m