Marine weather

Recreational boating forecast 

Get your local marine weather forecast online from:

Download the free MetService marine forecast app on your cellphone. General weather forecasts are also broadcast by Northland radio stations.

Marine Weather Nowcasting is all around the coast

Safety information and weather forecasts are broadcast for all areas of Northland daily at:
0533, 0733, 1033, 1333, 1733, and 2133 on VHF channels 67, 68, or 71.

For marine weather Nowcasting - go to VHF channel 19 and 20 continuous or Hokianga VHF channel 79 for live weather updates.

Coastguard Nowcasting provides peak and average wind strength (knots) and direction (true bearings) from sites around the region.

Visit to download the free MetService marine forecast app on your cellphone.