Wellington

TODAY

AT 6:00 AM

11 °C

WIND: NNE, 07 knots

Few Showers

High: 13

Low: 10

Tuesday

Partly Cloudy

High: 14

Low: 6

Wednesday

Partly Cloudy

High: 13

Low: 9

Today: Rain easing to a few showers early morning, possibly heavy from afternoon then clearing evening. Northeasterlies tending northwesterly.

Sunrise: 7:41 AM

Sunset: 5:13 PM

Tides

wellington

high tide: 7:18 AM    1.8m

low tide: 1:29 PM    0.4m

high tide: 7:41 PM    1.9m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

9:10 PM 16 Jul, 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:

Strong northeast flow, is replaced by a westerly flow today. On Wednesday,a broad ridge moves over central and northern New Zealand, while a trough approaches the South Island.The ridge covers much of the country on Thursday, while strong northwesterlies build over the lower South Island.

Warnings:

NIL warning for COOK

Forecast:

Monday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots late this morning,and to 20 knots about the south coast this afternoon. Sea becoming moderate in the south.Cloudy periods, with fair visibility in a few showers clearing this evening.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Northerly 20 knots easing to 10 knots in the morning. Mainly fine. Wednesday: Northerly 10 knots. Mainly fine. Thursday: Northwest rising to 15 knots, and to 25 knots about the south coast for a time, becoming variable 10 knots everywhere late. A period of rain then fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1 metre, easing to half a metres Tuesday. For Castlepoint: Southwest 1 metre. Northeast 3 metres, rising to 3.5 metres for a time today, then easing to 2 metres on Tuesday.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

9:04 PM 16 Jul, 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:

Strong northeast flow, is replaced by a westerly flow today. On Wednesday,a broad ridge moves over central and northern New Zealand, while a trough approaches the South Island.The ridge covers much of the country on Thursday, while strong northwesterlies build over the lower South Island.

Warnings:

NIL warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS

Forecast:

Monday: Variable 5 knots rising to northeast 20 knots for a time early morning,then turning northwest 15 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming moderate for a time early morning. Fair visibility in rain clearing early morning, then showers from afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time. Isolated showers. Wednesday: Northerly 15 knots developing. Isolated showers later. Thursday: Northwest rising to 20 knots for a time, easing to variable 10 knots late. A period of rain then isolated showers.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Northwest half a metre, rising to 1 metre for a time on Tuesday and to 1 metre again late Thursday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

9:17 PM 16 Jul, 2018

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northeast 35 knots, becoming northerly 25 knots this morning. Very rough sea, easing. Northeast swell rising to 4 metres for a time. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Poor visibility in rain, clearing this morning.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 25 knots with rough sea, changing late Tuesday southwest 15 knots,then late Wednesday northwest 15 knots, rising Thursday northwest 25 knots and changing late Thursday southwest 20 knots. Sea rough at times. Moderate southwest swell. Moderate northeast swell.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

9:14 PM 16 Jul, 2018

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

Forecast:

Variable 10 knots, becoming northerly 25 knots this morning. Sea becoming rough. Southerly swell 1 metre, easing. Fair visibility in rain,easing to showers this morning.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 25 knots with rough sea, easing Tuesday 15 knots.

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Tides

wellington

high tide: 7:18 AM    1.8m

low tide: 1:29 PM    0.4m

high tide: 7:41 PM    1.9m