Christchurch

TODAY

CURRENTLY

0 °C

Few Showers

High: 9

Low: -4

WIND: NNE, 02 knots

Sunday

Partly Cloudy

High: 10

Low: 2

WIND: NW, 01 knots

Monday

Partly Cloudy

High: 11

Low: 3

WIND: SW, 12 knots

Today: Rain clearing this afternoon. Overnight frosts. Southwest dying out.

Wind: NNE at 02 knots

Sunrise: 8:03 PM

Sunset: 5:02 AM

UV Now: 0.4

UV Max: 0.9

Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 5:27 AM    2.7m

low tide: 11:46 AM    0.2m

Marine recreational Forecasts - christchurch

11:49 PM 25 Jun, 2017

Waimakariri River
Adderly Head
Lyttelton Harbour

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation:

A broad low pressure system over the country moves slowly away to the east on Sunday, followed by a narrow ridge. A trough moves onto the lower South Island from the west overnight Monday, then weakens away over central New Zealand late Tuesday. A low approaches the country from the east on Wednesday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for CONWAY

Forecast:

Sunday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time this morning.Easing to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time this morning. Fair visibility in a period of morning rain, otherwise mainly fine.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northeast 15 knots developing. Fine weather. Tuesday: Changing southwest 10 knots. Occasional rain. Wednesday: Southwest 10 knots. Cloudy, a few showers.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Easterly 1.5 metres, rising to 2 metres for a time late Tuesday and early Wednesday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata

11:43 PM 25 Jun, 2017

Timaru
Akaroa Head
Rangitata
Moeraki

Forecast:

Southwest 25 knots, easing to 15 knots late morning, and to variable 10 knots this afternoon. Northerly 15 knots developing this evening. Rough sea easing. Easterly swell 2 metres. Southerly swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in a period of rain this morning, clearing late morning.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Monday morning northeast 25 knots with rough sea, easing overnight Monday northerly 15 knots, changing Tuesday morning southwest 20 knots. Easing early Wednesday variable 10 knots. Moderate easterly swell. Moderate southerly swell easing Monday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - chatham-islands

11:47 PM 25 Jun, 2017

Kaikoura
Chatham Islands

Forecast:

Northeast 30 knots, easing to 20 knots this morning, then changing southwest 20 knots this afternoon. Rough sea easing. Northeast swell 5 metres, easing. Southwest swell 2 metres. Poor visibility in a few showers.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Turning Monday afternoon southeast 15 knots, changing late Tuesday northeast 25 knots with rough sea. Heavy northeast swell easing Tuesday. Moderate southwest swell.

Marine coastal Forecasts - conway

11:30 PM 25 Jun, 2017

Westport
Farewell Spit
Kahurangi Point
Stephens Is.
Abel
Kapiti Is.
Cook
Cape Palliser
Grey
Cape Campbell
Jackson Head
Conway

Forecast:

Northwest 10 knots. Changing southwest 25 knots this morning, then easing to 15 knots this afternoon and to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Easterly swell 2 metres. Southerly swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in a period of rain this morning, clearing this afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Monday morning northeast 15 knots, rising Monday evening 25 knots with rough sea, easing early Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing late Tuesday southwest 15 knots. Moderate easterly swell. Moderate southerly swell easing Monday.

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Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 5:27 AM    2.7m

low tide: 11:46 AM    0.2m