Christchurch

TODAY

AT 12:00 PM

15 °C

WIND: NE, 08 knots

Partly Cloudy

High: 15

Low: 1

Monday

Partly Cloudy

High: 10

Low: -1

Tuesday

Few Showers

High: 8

Low: 2

Today: High cloud. Gusty northerlies, turning westerly overnight.

Sunrise: 8:03 AM

Sunset: 5:02 PM

Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 1:50 PM    2.3m

low tide: 8:04 PM    0.6m

Marine recreational Forecasts - christchurch

1:59 AM 25 Jun, 2018

Waimakariri River
Adderly Head
Lyttelton Harbour

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation:

A ridge over New Zealand moves northeast today, while a front moves northwards over the country. A second cold front follows on Monday, then a disturbed west to southwest flow for the rest of the forecast period.

Warnings:

NIL warning for CONWAY

Forecast:

Sunday: Easterly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots early morning, then to northeast 20 knots late morning. Changing northwest 20 knots gusting 30 knots late afternoon, then easing to 15 knots in the evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time late morning through early evening. Fine with some high cloud.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Easing to westerly 10 knots early, turning southwest 10 knots for a time in the afternoon. Fine. Tuesday: Changing southwest 20 knots early, easing to westerly 10 knots late. A few morning showers, otherwise partly cloudy. Wednesday: Westerly 10 knots. Mainly fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Easterly half a metre or less, rising to southeast 1 metre for a time Tuesday.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata

2:03 AM 25 Jun, 2018

Timaru
Akaroa Head
Rangitata
Moeraki

Forecast:

Northerly 15 knots, rising to 25 knots north of Timaru this morning, then turning westerly 25 knots this afternoon. Becoming northerly 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Southwest swell 1 metre,easing.Northeast swell 1 metre offshore.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Monday morning southwest 15 knots but 25 knots offshore. Rising early Tuesday southwest 35 knots with very rough sea, easing late Tuesday 25 knots. Easing Wednesday variable 10 knots inshore. Southwest swell becoming moderate Monday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - chatham-islands

1:52 AM 25 Jun, 2018

Kaikoura
Chatham Islands

Forecast:

Westerly 10 knots, becoming northerly 15 knots this morning, and rising to 30 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell 2 metres,easing. Northwest swell 2 metres, developing. Fair visibility in a few showers.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Monday evening southwest 20 knots, rising late Tuesday 30 knots with rough sea. Moderate northerly swell. Southwest swell becoming heavy Tuesday, easing Wednesday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - conway

2:03 AM 25 Jun, 2018

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

Forecast:

Northwest 20 knots, rising to 30 knots north of Kaikoura this morning. Sea becoming rough in the north. Northerly swell rising to 2 metres offshore. Southwest swell 1 metre, easing.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Monday morning southwest 20 knots everywhere. Rising Tuesday morning southwest 35 knots with very rough sea, then easing late Tuesday 25 knots. Easing Wednesday variable 10 knots inshore. Southwest swell becoming moderate Monday.

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Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 1:50 PM    2.3m

low tide: 8:04 PM    0.6m