Wellington

TODAY

CURRENTLY

11 °C

Showers

High: 14

Low: 8

WIND: NE, 06 knots

Sunday

Showers

High: 11

Low: 7

WIND: NNE, 04 knots

Monday

Few Showers

High: 10

Low: 6

WIND: NNE, 03 knots

Today: Fine spells then a few showers from afternoon. Rain in the evening. Southerlies developing.

Wind: NE at 06 knots

Sunrise: 7:05 AM

Sunset: 5:45 PM

Tides

wellington

high tide: 2:19 PM    1.8m

low tide: 8:35 PM    0.5m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

2:24 AM 20 Aug, 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 complex low with associated troughs approaches from the Tasman Sea today,then affects New Zealand through today and Sunday. A ridge moves onto the country during Tuesday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for COOK

Forecast:

Saturday: Northerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this morning. Southerly 10 knots developing about midday. Becoming 15 knots but 20 knots about the south coast in the evening. Sea becoming moderate about the south coast in the evening. Fair visibility in a few morning showers turning to scattered rain in the afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Southerly rising to 25 knots morning. Showers. Monday: Southerly 25 knots. Few showers. Tuesday: Southerly easing to 15 knots morning and to 10 knots later. Odd showers.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly half a metre or less, rising to 1.5 metres Sunday and to 2 metres Monday, then easing to 1.5 metres again Tuesday. For Castlepoint: Northeast 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres today, then easing to half a metre Sunday and dying out Monday. Southerly half a metre, rising to 1.5 metres Sunday and to 2 metres Monday.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

2:36 AM 20 Aug, 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 complex low with associated troughs approaches from the Tasman Sea today,then affects New Zealand through today and Sunday. A ridge moves onto the country during Tuesday.

Warnings:

NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast:

Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Southerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon, rising to 15 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in a few morning showers turning to scattered rain in the afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Southerly rising to 25 knots morning. Showers. Monday: Southerly 25 knots. Few showers. Tuesday: Southerly easing to 15 knots morning, then to 10 knots later. Becoming fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northwest 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre today and to half a metre or less today.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

2:27 AM 20 Aug, 2017

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

Northerly 15 knots. Changing easterly 15 knots this afternoon, rising to southeast 25 knots south of Cape Palliser in the evening. Sea becoming rough in the south. Northeast swell rising to 2 metres. Southerly swell 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in scattered rain developing this afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Sunday morning southerly 30 knots everywhere with rough sea, gradually easing Tuesday 15 knots.Moderate northeast swell easing and moderate southerly swell developing Sunday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

2:34 AM 20 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. Southerly 15 knots developing early this afternoon, rising to 25 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough. Southerly swell 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in morning showers, turning to rain in the evening.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly rising Sunday morning 35 knots with very rough sea, gradually easing late Monday 25 knots and Tuesday 15 knots. Moderate southeast swell developing Sunday,easing Tuesday.

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Tides

wellington

high tide: 2:19 PM    1.8m

low tide: 8:35 PM    0.5m