Wellington

TODAY

AT 3:00 AM

11 °C

WIND: N, 15 knots

Wind

High: 14

Low: 8

Monday

Few Showers

High: 12

Low: 5

Tuesday

Showers

High: 9

Low: 5

Today: Mostly cloudy, occasional showers developing during the morning. Strong northwesterlies, gale in exposed places from afternoon.

Sunrise: 7:46 AM

Sunset: 5:00 PM

Tides

wellington

high tide: 2:05 PM    1.7m

low tide: 8:22 PM    0.6m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

6:28 PM 24 Jun, 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 front moves northwards over the area today, then a second cold front follows on Monday. A disturbed west to southwest flow remains for the rest of the forecast period.

Warnings:

GALE warning for COOK

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Sunday: Northerly 15 knots but 20 knots gusting 30 knots about the south coast,rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots but 30 knots gusting 40 knots about the south coast for a time from midday through evening. Sea becoming rough everywhere for a time from midday through evening. Poor visibility in showers from about midday.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northwest 25 knots, easing to 15 knots in the afternoon. Mainly fine. Tuesday: Northwest 15 knots, changing southerly 25 knots early, easing to southwest 15 knots late. Showers developing with southerly change, easing late. Wednesday: Easing to variable 10 knots. Mainly fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1 metre, easing to half a metre today, then rising to 1.5 metres early Tuesday and 3 metres late Tuesday. Southerly easing to 2 metres Wednesday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 1 metre, easing to half a metre tonight, then rising to 2 metres early Tuesday and to 3 metres for a time late Tuesday.Easterly half a metre,rising to 1 metre Tuesday.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

6:30 PM 24 Jun, 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 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:

GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Sunday: Northwest 20 knots, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots this morning, and to 30 knots gusting 40 knots this afternoon. Easing back to 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough in the morning, easing this evening. Poor visibility in showers,turning to rain in the evening.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northwest 20 knots, easing to westerly 15 knots in the afternoon. A few showers, clearing afternoon. Tuesday: Westerly 15 knots, changing southerly 25 knots early, easing to 15 knots late. A few afternoon showers. Wednesday: Easing to variable 10 knots. Mainly fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northwest 1 metre developing today, rising to 1.5 metres for a time Tuesday,then easing to half a metre Wednesday. Southwest half a metre developing for a time Tuesday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

6:31 PM 24 Jun, 2018

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 30 knots, rising to 40 knots this morning, easing to 30 knots late this evening. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Southwest swell 2 metres,easing. Northerly swell rising to 2 metres offshore south of Cape Palliser. Fair visibility in scattered rain developing this evening.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Monday evening southwest 20 knots, rising Tuesday morning 35 knots with very rough sea.Southwest gradually easing Wednesday 25 knots. Moderate northerly swell in the south, easing moderate. Southwest swell becoming moderate Tuesday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

6:26 PM 24 Jun, 2018

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

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 35 knots, easing to 25 knots late this evening. Very rough sea easing. Southerly swell 1 metre, dying out. Poor visibility in rain developing this afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Changing Monday afternoon southerly 15 knots, and Monday evening northwest 20 knots. Changing Tuesday morning southerly 25 knots with rough sea, then easing Tuesday evening southwest 15 knots. Moderate southerly swell developing Tuesday.

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Tides

wellington

high tide: 2:05 PM    1.7m

low tide: 8:22 PM    0.6m