Today's weather forecast is for an often cloudy day with a chance of showers and light winds.
It's a one-clothing layer day today with a high of 21 and an overnight low of 16 degrees.
High tide is at 12.20pm and low tide is at 6.40pm. Sea temperature is 18 degrees. There's an average sea swell of about 0.3m and sunset tonight is at 8.10pm.
If you're going fishing today the best fish bite time is between 8 and 11am.
This day in NZ history in 1903 Fitzsimmons won his third world boxing title. Timaru boxer Bob Fitzsimmons became the first man to have won world professional boxing titles in three weight divisions.
In world history on this day, biblical scholars have long asserted November 25, 2348 BC to be the day of the Great Deluge, or Flood. In 1964 eleven nations gave a total of $3 billion to rescue the value of the British currency. In 2008 Sri Lanka was hit by Cyclone Nisha, bringing the highest rainfall the area had seen in 9 decades; 15 people die, 90,000 are left homeless.
To find out what activities and events are on please check out our What's On page. There's plenty to do today and it's a great day to do it!