Christchurch

TODAY

CURRENTLY

1 °C

Fine

High: 16

Low: 2

WIND: NW, 03 knots

Thursday

Partly Cloudy

High: 17

Low: 3

WIND: WNW, 01 knots

Friday

Partly Cloudy

High: 18

Low: 6

WIND: W, 01 knots

Today: Fine, with some morning frosts. Northeasterly breezes developing afternoon.

Wind: NW at 03 knots

Sunrise: 7:10 AM

Sunset: 5:55 PM

Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 6:09 AM    2.5m

low tide: 12:20 PM    0.3m

high tide: 6:31 PM    2.5m

Marine recreational Forecasts - christchurch

10:03 PM 24 Aug, 2017

Waimakariri River
Adderly Head
Lyttelton Harbour

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation:

A ridge over North Island persists through to Saturday. Meanwhile, a front lies over the far south and becomes slow moving over the lower South Island on Thursday. A complex low approaches the country from the Tasman Sea on Sunday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for CONWAY

Forecast:

Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Easterly 10 knots developing in the afternoon, turning northeast 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fine weather.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Northerly rising to 15 knots. Fine. Saturday: Northerly 15 knots. Increasing high cloud. Sunday: Northerly 15 knots. High cloud.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Easterly half a metre or less, turning northeast half a metre Saturday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata

10:06 PM 24 Aug, 2017

Timaru
Akaroa Head
Rangitata
Moeraki

Forecast:

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Southerly swell 1 metre, dying out.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots changing late Sunday southerly 15 knots.

Marine coastal Forecasts - chatham-islands

10:19 PM 24 Aug, 2017

Kaikoura
Chatham Islands

Forecast:

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 3 metres at times. Southeast swell 2 metres, easing.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Friday northerly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell.

Marine coastal Forecasts - conway

10:05 PM 24 Aug, 2017

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

Forecast:

Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing for a time this evening. Sea slight. Southeast swell 1 metre.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots.

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Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 6:09 AM    2.5m

low tide: 12:20 PM    0.3m

high tide: 6:31 PM    2.5m