Wellington Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington

10:49 PM February 21, 2017
Area Description: Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
Situation: A large high to the southeast extends a ridge onto the country. A front over the lower South Island weakens as it moves northwards today. Another high begins to build over the country from the south on Thursday.
Warnings: NIL warning for COOK
Forecast: Wednesday: Northerly 20 knots gusting 30 knots, easing to 15 knots for a time early morning and then again late evening. Sea moderate at times. Mainly fine, low cloud developing evening.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Changing southerly 20 knots early morning, turning southeast 10 knots in the evening. Cloudy periods, morning drizzle. Friday: Southeast 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots early. Becoming fine. Saturday: Northerly 20 knots developing. Fine spells.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly half a metre or less, rising to 1 metre for a time Thursday. For Castlepoint: Easterly 2 metres,easing to 1.5 metres Thursday and to 1 metre Friday. Southerly half a metre.

Moon Phases

  1. Feb 18
    Last Quarter
  2. Feb 26
    New Moon
  3. Mar 05
    First Quarter
  4. Mar 12
    Full Moon


February 21, 2017


February 21, 2017

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