Today: Fine with light winds.
Sunrise: 6:55 AM
Sunset: 7:24 PM
Marine recreational Forecasts - kapiti
10:04 AM 1 Oct, 2020
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Southwesterlies ease today as a ridge of high pressure moves onto the country from the Tasman Sea. A front approaches the far south late Thursday, then moves up the South Island during Friday and weakens. Another front is expected over the lower South Island late Friday, then remains slow moving there, while a westerly flow dominates the rest of the country.
Nils for Cook and Stephens
Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots developing this morning, easing to variable 5 knots early this evening. Northeast 10 knots developing late evening. Sea slight. Fine. Northwest swell easing to 1 metre. Southwest swell half a metre.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Turning northwest 10 knots in the afternoon, and rising to 15 knots in the evening. Fine, late cloud. Northwest swell easing to half a metre. Southwest swell half a metre. Friday: Northwest rising to 25 knots late. Cloudy periods. Northwest swell dying out. Southwest swell rising to 1 metre. Saturday: Northwest 25 knots. Cloudy periods. Southwest swell dying out. Northwest swell 1.5 metres developing.