Wellington

TODAY

AT 10:00 AM

22 °C

WIND: N, 16 knots

Partly Cloudy

High: 24

Low: 15

Monday

Few Showers

High: 19

Low: 11

Tuesday

Partly Cloudy

High: 21

Low: 12

Today: Sunny and warm, evening cloud. Brisk northerlies.

Sunrise: 5:41 AM

Sunset: 8:53 PM

Tides

wellington

high tide: 5:27 PM    1.5m

low tide: 11:33 PM    0.7m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

4:27 AM 18 Dec, 2017

Waitarere
Kapiti Is.
Pukerua Bay
Mana Is.
Makara Beach
Wellington Harbour
Sinclair Head
Baring Head

Area Description:

Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.

Situation:

A high lies to the west of the North Island over the Tasman Sea throughout the forecast period. A front moves over the South Island today, then the North Island on Monday as a ridge builds over the South Island. Another front moves up the South Island on Tuesday and over the North Island on Wednesday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for COOK

Forecast:

Sunday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots gusting 30 knots around midday. Sea becoming moderate around midday. Fine, but cloud increasing evening.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Changing southerly 25 knots morning, easing to 15 knots late. Rain developing morning, clearing afternoon. Tuesday: Northerly 20 knots developing morning, then changing southerly 20 knots overnight. Mainly fine, a few showers overnight. Wednesday: Southerly 20 knots easing to 10 knots late. Becoming fine in the morning.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly half a metre or less, rising to 1.5 metres but 2 metres about Palliser Bay on Monday. Easing to half a metre everywhere Tuesday, then rising to 3.5 metres Wednesday. For Castlepoint: Easterly 1 metre, rising to 1. 5 metres today, then easing to 1 metre again Tuesday and half a metre Wednesday. Southerly half a metre or less, rising to 2 metres late Monday, easing to 1 metre Tuesday, then rising to 3.5 metres Wednesday.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

4:33 AM 18 Dec, 2017

Waitarere
Kapiti Is.
Pukerua Bay
Mana Is.
Makara Beach
Wellington Harbour
Sinclair Head
Baring Head

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.

Situation:

A high lies to the west of the North Island over the Tasman Sea throughout the forecast period. A front moves over the South Island today, then the North Island on Monday as a ridge builds over the South Island. Another front moves up the South Island on Tuesday and over the North Island on Wednesday.

Warnings:

NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast:

Sunday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this morning and to 20 knots around midday. Sea becoming moderate around midday. Fine, but cloud increasing evening.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Changing southerly 25 knots morning, easing to southeast 10 knots late. Showers turning to rain morning, clearing afternoon. Tuesday: Becoming northerly 20 knots during the morning. Changing southerly 25 knots overnight. Mainly fine, but possibly showers overnight. Wednesday: Southerly 20 knots easing to 10 knots late. Becoming fine in the morning.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northwest half a metre or less, rising to 1 metre late Tuesday, then easing to half a metre Wednesday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

4:33 AM 18 Dec, 2017

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

Northeast 15 knots, rising to 25 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Easterly swell rising to 2 metres.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Monday morning southerly 30 knots, then easing late Monday 15 knots.Turning Tuesday morning northwest 15 knots and rising Tuesday afternoon 25 knots.Changing early Wednesday southwest 30 knots, then easing late Wednesday 20 knots.Sea rough at times.Southerly swell becoming heavy Wednesday.Moderate easterly swell easing Monday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

4:33 AM 18 Dec, 2017

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

Forecast:

Northerly 15 knots, rising to 25 knots this morning. Sea becoming rough.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Monday morning southerly 35 knots with very rough sea, then easing late Monday 15 knots. Turning Tuesday morning northerly 20 knots, then changing Tuesday night southerly 25 knots and easing late Wednesday 10 knots. Moderate southerly swell developing Wednesday.

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Tides

wellington

high tide: 5:27 PM    1.5m

low tide: 11:33 PM    0.7m