Wellington

TODAY

AT 9:00 AM

11 °C

WIND: NNE, 14 knots

Partly Cloudy

High: 15

Low: 11

Monday

Few Showers

High: 15

Low: 6

Tuesday

Few Showers

High: 12

Low: 7

Today: Fine apart from evening cloud. Northwesterlies, strong at night.

Sunrise: 6:57 AM

Sunset: 5:50 PM

Tides

wellington

high tide: 11:58 AM    1.6m

low tide: 6:14 PM    0.6m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

10:45 PM 25 Aug, 2019

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 ridge over the country is moving east as another low approaches the South Island from the west. The low and an associated front move east across New Zealand during Monday followed by southwesterlies,then a ridge of high pressure moves onto northern New Zealand on Wednesday.

Warnings:

GALE warning for COOK

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Sunday: Northerly 10 knots rising to northwest 20 knots this afternoon, and to 25 knots gusting 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough this evening. Fine.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northwest rising to 30 knots early, changing southerly 15 knots late. Morning rain, late shower. Tuesday: Southerly 10 knots turning northerly 10 knots late. Showers clearing, becoming fine. Wednesday: Northerly 15 knots. Fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: For the South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1.5 metres, rising to 2 metres again late Monday and easing to 1.5 metres Tuesday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 1. 5 metres, rising to 2 metres again late Monday, easing to 1.5 metres late Tuesday. East to northeast 1 metre, dying out today.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

10:30 PM 25 Aug, 2019

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 the country is moving east as another low approaches the South Island from the west. The low and an associated front move east across New Zealand during Monday followed by southwesterlies,then a ridge of high pressure moves onto northern New Zealand on Wednesday.

Warnings:

GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS

Forecast:

Strong wind advisory. Sunday: Northerly 10 knots rising to northwest 20 knots this morning, and to 25 knots gusting 35 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming rough this afternoon. Fine.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northwest rising to 30 knots early, changing southerly 15 knots late. Morning rain, late shower. Tuesday: Southerly 10 knots turning northerly 10 knots late. Showers clearing, becoming fine. Wednesday: Northerly 15 knots. Fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northwest 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres today, and to 2 metres for a time Monday, easing to half a metre Tuesday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

10:41 PM 25 Aug, 2019

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots this morning and to 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming very rough.Southerly swell rising to 2 metres.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Monday morning northwest 40 knots with very rough sea, changing Monday evening southwest 25 knots, easing early Tuesday 15 knots and late Tuesday variable 10 knots,then becoming Wednesday northerly 15 knots. Moderate southerly swell at times.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

10:34 PM 25 Aug, 2019

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

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northerly 15 knots, rising to 25 knots this afternoon and to 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming very rough.Southerly swell 1 metre.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Rising Monday morning northwest 40 knots with very rough sea,changing Monday evening southerly 25 knots,easing early Tuesday 15 knots then becoming late Tuesday northerly 20 knots. Moderate southerly swell at times.

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Tides

wellington

high tide: 11:58 AM    1.6m

low tide: 6:14 PM    0.6m