Wellington

TODAY

Fine

High: 15

Low: 9

Monday

Fine

High: 16

Low: 12

Tuesday

Partly Cloudy

High: 17

Low: 9

Today: Fine. Brisk southerlies easing.

Sunrise: 6:57 AM

Sunset: 5:42 PM

Tides

wellington

high tide: 10:31 PM    1.8m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

7:26 AM 23 Apr, 2018

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 strong southwest flow with a few embedded fronts eases over New Zealand today as a ridge spreads over the country. Another front reaches the South Island from the west Monday night and weakens as it moves onto the North Island late Tuesday, followed by another ridge. Another front moves onto Fiordland from the west late Wednesday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for COOK

Forecast:

Strong Wind Advisory. Sunday: Southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots easing to 15 knots in the morning, and to variable 5 knots in the afternoon. Northerly 15 knots developing in the evening. Rough sea, easing in the morning. Fair visibility in early morning showers, otherwise fine.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots later. Fine. Tuesday: Northwest rising to 30 knots early, easing to 15 knots late. Mainly fine. Wednesday: Changing southerly 15 knots early, dying away late. Cloudy periods.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1 metre, rising to 2 metres early this morning, and to 3 metres late morning, then easing to 2 metres late evening, to 1.5 metres Monday and to 1 metre Tuesday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 2 metres rising to 3 metres early today, then easing to 2 metres Monday and to 1.5 metres late Tuesday.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

7:09 AM 23 Apr, 2018

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 strong southwest flow with a few embedded fronts eases over New Zealand today as a ridge spreads over the country. Another front reaches the South Island from the west Monday night and weakens as it moves onto the North Island late Tuesday, followed by another ridge. Another front moves onto Fiordland from the west late Wednesday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS

Forecast:

Sunday: Becoming southerly 20 knots by early morning, then easing to 15 knots later in the morning and to 10 knots in the afternoon. Changing northerly 15 knots in the evening. Moderate sea, easing in the morning. Fair visibility in a morning shower, otherwise fine.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Tending northwest 10 knots early, rising to 20 knots later.Fine breaks, chance late shower. Tuesday: Northwest rising to 30 knots early, easing to 15 knots late. Fine breaks, chance shower. Wednesday: Changing southerly 15 knots early, dying away late. Cloudy periods, chance shower.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northwest 1 metre, easing to half a metre this afternoon and dying out late today. Northwest half a metre developing again Tuesday. Southwest one metre developing today, easing to half a metre Monday, dying out Tuesday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

7:09 AM 23 Apr, 2018

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

Southwest 25 knots easing to 15 knots early evening. Rough sea easing. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Fair visibility in a few showers this morning.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming everywhere early Monday northwest 15 knots, rising in the south Monday northwest 25 knots, rising for a time in the south early Tuesday 35 knots with very rough sea, easing everywhere overnight Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing for a time Wednesday southerly 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell, easing Tuesday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

7:11 AM 23 Apr, 2018

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

Forecast:

Southerly 25 knots easing to 15 knots late this morning and to variable 10 knots late afternoon. Northerly 15 knots developing this evening. Rough sea, easing. Southerly swell rising to 3 metres for a time. Fair visibility in showers clearing this morning.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Monday northwest 25 knots,rising for a time early Tuesday 35 knots with rough sea, easing overnight Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing for a time Wednesday southerly 20 knots. Moderate southerly swell easing Monday.

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Tides

wellington

high tide: 10:31 PM    1.8m