Wellington

TODAY

AT 9:00 AM

14 °C

WIND: NNE, 09 knots

Fine

High: 17

Low: 11

Thursday

Fine

High: 17

Low: 13

Friday

Wind

High: 17

Low: 13

Today: A fine day. Northerly breezes.

Sunrise: 7:00 AM

Sunset: 5:37 PM

Tides

wellington

high tide: 12:48 PM    1.7m

low tide: 7:00 PM    0.5m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

11:14 PM 25 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 ridge of high pressure affects most of New Zealand while westerlies affect the lower South Island. The ridge moves to the east on Friday with a northeast flow developing over the country. A complex low approaches from the Tasman Sea from Friday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for COOK

Forecast:

Wednesday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots but 20 knots about the south coast late afternoon. Sea becoming moderate in the south. A fine day.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northerly 15 knots. Cloudy periods. Friday: Northerly rising to 25 knots. Cloudy periods. Saturday: Northerly 20 knots. Periods of rain developing.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1 metre, rising to 2 metres Thursday morning, and to 2.5 metres for a time Thursday afternoon, then easing to 1 metre Friday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 1 metre, rising to 2 metres early Thursday, and to 3 metres for a time Thursday afternoon, then easing to 1 metre Friday. Northeast 2 metres developing Saturday.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

11:12 PM 25 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 ridge of high pressure affects most of New Zealand while westerlies affect the lower South Island. The ridge moves to the east on Friday with a northeast flow developing over the country. A complex low approaches from the Tasman Sea from Friday.

Warnings:

NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast:

Wednesday: Northeast 10 knots, turning northwest 15 knots in the morning. Sea slight. A fine day.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northerly 15 knots. Cloudy periods. Friday: Northerly rising to 20 knots later. Cloudy periods. Saturday: Northerly 20 knots. Periods of rain developing.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northwest 1 metre, easing to half a metre for a time today. Southwest half a metre developing for a time Thursday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

11:12 PM 25 Apr, 2018

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

Northwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Thursday northerly 20 knots everywhere,rising early Saturday northerly 30 knots and late Saturday northerly 40 knots with very rough sea. Moderate southwest swell easing Friday. Moderate northeast swell developing Friday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

11:23 PM 25 Apr, 2018

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

Forecast:

Northerly 10 knots, rising to 20 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming moderate. Southerly swell south of Cape Terawhiti, 1 metre easing.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 20 knots, rising Friday northerly 30 knots with rough sea. Southerly swell becoming moderate Thursday, easing Friday.

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Tides

wellington

high tide: 12:48 PM    1.7m

low tide: 7:00 PM    0.5m