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Auckland is at Covid Alert Level 4, the rest of New Zealand is at Alert Level 2
At Alert Levels 4, recreational water-based activities involving sailing boats, motorised craft, motorised equipment and surfing are not permitted.

At Alert Level 2, you can do your usual water sport and recreation activities if you can do them safely. But if you are sick, stay home.
To learn more about what you need to do to stay safe visit and for more information on what is permitted visit: covid19.govt.nz

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Rating information for Shopping

This rating is purely based on rainfall, and makes the assumption that if it rains, people are more likely to go shopping indoors, rather than pursue outdoor activities.
10A green rating between 7 and 10 indicates a good day for indoor shopping due to rain.
5An orange rating between 4 and 6 indicates okay condition for shopping with possble showers.
1A red rating between 1 and 3 suggests less chance of people shopping due to good weather with the odd light shower at most.