Wellington

TODAY

AT 12:00 PM

14 °C

WIND: NNE, 15 knots

Showers

High: 14

Low: 5

Sunday

Partly Cloudy

High: 12

Low: 7

Monday

Fine

High: 13

Low: 7

Today: Fine spells. Rain developing from late afternoon, briefly heavy as northerlies change strong southerly.

Sunrise: 7:39 AM

Sunset: 5:00 PM

Tides

wellington

high tide: 5:17 PM    1.8m

low tide: 11:41 PM    0.5m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

2:18 AM 7 Jun, 2020

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 southwest flow affects the country, strong over the upper North Island this morning, and also behind an active cold front which moves north across the country today. Another front moves over the lower South Island early Sunday. The flow tips westerly over South Island from late Sunday and remains strong in the far south, but eases over the rest of the country as a ridge slowly extends east across the upper North Island.

Warnings:

Gale warning for Cook

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 20 knots developing early morning, then changing southerly 30 knots gusting 40 knots late afternoon or early evening. Southerly easing to 25 knots gusting 35 knots late evening. Sea becoming rough early evening. Mainly fine, poor visibility in heavy showers from late afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Becoming northerly 15 knots in the morning, rising to 20 knots in the evening. A few early showers, clearing to fine. Monday: Northerly 15 knots. Fine. Tuesday: Northerly 10 knots dying out. Fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1.5 metre, rising to 2 metres today then easing to 1 metre Saturday. For Castlepoint: Northeast half a metre dying out Sunday. Southerly 2 metres easing to 1 metre for a time today.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

2:12 AM 7 Jun, 2020

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 southwest flow affects the country, strong over the upper North Island this morning, and also behind an active cold front which moves north across the country today. Another front moves over the lower South Island early Sunday. The flow tips westerly over South Island from late Sunday and remains strong in the far south, but eases over the rest of the country as a ridge slowly extends east across the upper North Island.

Warnings:

Gale warning for Cook Nil for Stephens

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Northwest 15 knots developing early morning, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon, then changing southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots early evening. Sea becoming rough early evening. Possible morning showers, then poor visibility in heavy showers in the evening.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Becoming northwest 15 knots in the morning. Early showers clearing to mainly fine. Monday: Northwest 15 knots. Mainly fine. Tuesday: Northerly 10 knots dying out. Mainly fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northwest half a metre or less. Southwest half a metre developing Sunday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

2:10 AM 7 Jun, 2020

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Southwest 15 knots changing northwest 25 knots this morning, then southwest 20 knots but 35 knots south of Cape Palliser late this afternoon, then becoming southerly 30 knots everywhere this evening. Sea becoming very rough in the south for a time. Southwest swell, 2 metres easing. Northeast swell 1 metre, easing. Poor visibility in rain from late this afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Sunday morning southerly 20 knots. Tending Sunday afternoon northwest 15 knots, changing Monday southwest 15 knots then dying out late Tuesday. Moderate southwest swell at times.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

2:01 AM 7 Jun, 2020

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

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Variable 10 knots. Northerly 20 knots developing this morning, changing southerly 40 knots late this afternoon, then easing to 30 knots late this evening. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Southerly swell 2 metres. Poor visibility in rain from late this afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Sunday morning northerly 20 knots, easing late Tuesday variable 10 knots.

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Tides

wellington

high tide: 5:17 PM    1.8m

low tide: 11:41 PM    0.5m