Wellington

TODAY

AT 7:00 AM

15 °C

WIND: SSW, 06 knots

Cloud

High: 17

Low: 11

Tuesday

Partly Cloudy

High: 20

Low: 14

Wednesday

Few Showers

High: 20

Low: 13

Today: Cloudy. Brief morning showers with a southerly change, then winds gradually dying out.

Sunrise: 5:40 AM

Sunset: 8:47 PM

Tides

wellington

high tide: 8:04 AM    1.6m

low tide: 2:36 PM    0.7m

high tide: 8:32 PM    1.5m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

12:21 AM 11 Dec, 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 up the South Island, and stalls around the central North Island this evening. A low slowly approaches the country from the west during Tuesday and Wednesday, and remains offshore by Thursday.An associated front crosses the country late Tuesday through Wednesday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for COOK

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Monday: Northerly 15 knots. Southerly 20 knots developing mid morning, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots late morning. Easing to southerly 15 knots but southeast 20 knots about the south coast in the afternoon. Gradually easing to southerly 10 knots everywhere in the evening. Sea becoming rough late morning, easing in the afternoon. Cloudy periods.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Easing to variable 5 knots early. Northerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon. Mainly fine. Wednesday: Rising to northerly 15 knots for a time, dying out late. Fine spells, with isolated showers. Thursday: Changing southeast 10 knots, but 15 knots in the south. Showers developing with southerly change.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly half a metre, rising to 1 metre for a time today and on Tuesday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 1 metre,rising to 1.5 metres for a time late today, then easing to half a metre on Wednesday. Northeast 1 metre developing on Wednesday, rising to 1.5 metres on Thursday.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

12:16 AM 11 Dec, 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 front moves onto the lower North Island late this morning and stalls around central North Island later today. A low slowly approaches the country from the west during Tuesday and Wednesday,and remains offshore by Thursday. An associated front crosses the country late Tuesday through Wednesday.

Warnings:

NIL warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Monday: Northeast 15 knots, changing southerly 20 knots mid morning, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots late morning. Easing to 20 knots in the afternoon, and to southeast 15 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough late morning, easing in the afternoon. Cloudy periods.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Easing to variable 5 knots early. Northerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon. Mainly fine. Wednesday: Rising to northerly 15 knots for a time, dying out late. Cloudy periods with isolated showers. Thursday: Changing southeast 15 knots. A few showers with southerly change.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Northwest half a metre or less. Southwest half a metre or less developing today.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

12:16 AM 11 Dec, 2018

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

Northerly 15 knots, changing southwest 25 knots early morning, easing to southerly 15 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Southwest swell 1 metre.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Tuesday afternoon northeast 20 knots, easing late Wednesday variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday easterly 15 knots.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

12:22 AM 11 Dec, 2018

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

Forecast:

Northerly 10 knots. Southerly 25 knots developing this morning,easing to 15 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Southerly swell rising to 1 metre.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Easing early Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing Tuesday afternoon northerly 15 knots, easing late Wednesday variable 10 knots again. Developing Thursday southeast 20 knots.

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Tides

wellington

high tide: 8:04 AM    1.6m

low tide: 2:36 PM    0.7m

high tide: 8:32 PM    1.5m