Tauranga

TODAY

AT 3:00 PM

14 °C

WIND: WSW, 16 knots

Partly Cloudy

High: 15

Low: 8

Sunday

Few Showers

High: 16

Low: 5

Monday

Fine

High: 13

Low: 3

Today: A fine day. A westerly change this afternoon.

Sunrise: 7:16 AM

Sunset: 5:08 PM

Tides

tauranga

high tide: 4:53 PM    1.8m

low tide: 10:53 PM    0.4m

Marine recreational Forecasts - bay-of-plenty

4:47 AM 27 May, 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:

Several fronts embedded in a strong southwesterly flow spread across New Zealand through the weekend. On Monday, a ridge moves onto the country from the Tasman Sea, becoming slow moving on Tuesday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for PLENTY

Forecast:

Saturday: Southeast 15 knots, rising to 20 knots gusting 30 knots early morning, and tending southwest 20 knots gusting 30 knots late morning. Easing to 15 knots east of Motiti Island in the evening. Sea becoming moderate early morning,easing in the east in the evening. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing to fine this morning.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Southwest 20 knots, easing to 15 knots later. Odd shower,clearing from afternoon to clear skies. Monday: Southwest 15 knots. Fine, chance shower in the east. Tuesday: Southerly 15 knots. Fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northerly 1 metre but northwest 2 metres east of Motiti Island, easing to half a metre but 1 metre in the east early today, and easing to northeast half a metre or less Sunday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - plenty

4:47 AM 27 May, 2018

Whakatane
Great Mercury Island
Cape Runaway
Muriwai
Plenty
Raglan

Forecast:

Southeast 20 knots, becoming southwest 25 knots late morning. Sea becoming rough. Northwest swell offshore, 1 metre dying out. Poor visibility in showers and possible thunderstorms, easing this morning.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 25 knots with rough sea, easing Tuesday southerly 15 knots.

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Tides

tauranga

high tide: 4:53 PM    1.8m

low tide: 10:53 PM    0.4m