Wellington

TODAY

CURRENTLY

9 °C

Few Showers

High: 13

Low: 6

WIND: N, 05 knots

Monday

Partly Cloudy

High: 11

Low: 6

WIND: NNE, 08 knots

Tuesday

Partly Cloudy

High: 12

Low: 7

WIND: N, 04 knots

Today: Showers, clearing at night. Strong southerlies this afternoon, then easing.

Wind: N at 05 knots

Sunrise: 7:46 PM

Sunset: 5:01 AM

UV Now: 0.6

UV Max: 1.2

Tides

wellington

high tide: 5:46 AM    1.9m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

10:00 AM 26 Jun, 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 broad low pressure system affects much of the country today, then moves slowly away to the east on Sunday, followed by a narrow ridge. A low approaches the country from the east on Wednesday.

Warnings:

GALE warning for COOK

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Sunday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to 20 knots by mid-morning. Changing southerly 30 knots gusting 40 knots late morning, then easing to 20 knots late afternoon and to 15 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough for a time late morning and early afternoon. Poor visibility in showers from late morning, easing this evening.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Southerly 15 knots dying out morning. Northerly 15 knots developing evening. Fine spells. Tuesday: Northerly 15 knots, changing southerly 15 knots late. Rain developing. Wednesday: Southerly rising to 25 knots for a time. Rain gradually clearing.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1.5 metres, rising to 2 metres for a time today and again for a time on Wednesday. For Castlepoint: Northeast 2 metres tending easterly today. Southerly 1 metre rising to 1.5 metres for a time late today and early Monday, and again on Wednesday.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

9:51 AM 26 Jun, 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 broad low pressure system affects much of the country today, then moves slowly away to the east on Sunday, followed by a narrow ridge. A low approaches the country from the east on Wednesday.

Warnings:

GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Sunday: Northwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this morning. Changing southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots late morning, then easing to 20 knots late afternoon and to 15 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough late morning and early afternoon. Poor visibility in showers from late morning, easing this evening.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Southerly 10 knots dying out morning. Northerly 15 knots developing evening. Fine spells. Tuesday: Northerly 15 knots, changing southerly 15 knots late. Rain developing. Wednesday: Southerly rising to 25 knots for a time. Rain gradually clearing.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Southwest half a metre or less. Northwest 1 metre, easing to half a metre or less today.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

9:51 AM 26 Jun, 2017

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

Southwest 20 knots but westerly 30 knots north of Flat Point.Changing southwest 25 knots everywhere about midday, then easing to southerly 15 knots this evening. Sea rough at times. Northeast swell 3 metres, easing. Southwest swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in showers from late morning.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Monday morning variable 10 knots. Developing later Monday northeast 15 knots in the south, becoming late Tuesday northerly 15 knots but southerly 20 knots in the south, then becoming Wednesday southwest 20 knots but 30 knots in the south with rough sea. Moderate easterly swell.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

9:52 AM 26 Jun, 2017

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

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 20 knots, changing southerly 35 knots late morning, then easing to 15 knots this evening. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Southerly swell 1 metre at times.Poor visibility in showers from this morning, easing this evening.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Monday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Monday evening northerly 20 knots, changing late Tuesday southerly 20 knots, rising Wednesday 30 knots with rough sea.

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Tides

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high tide: 5:46 AM    1.9m