Today: Showers, with sleet on the Port Hills, easing for a time in the afternoon, but possibly heavy from evening. Brisk southwesterlies.
Sunrise: 8:01 AM
Sunset: 5:09 PM
high tide: 6:45 AM 2.3m
low tide: 12:53 PM 0.5m
high tide: 7:09 PM 2.4m
Marine recreational Forecasts - christchurch
10:17 PM 8 Jul, 2020
Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.
A low and associated fronts affect the country for the next few days, before moving away to the east Thursday, followed by a ridge of high pressure.
Nil for Conway
Wednesday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots early morning and to 20 knots around midday. Sea becoming moderate around midday. Fair visibility in morning and evening showers.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Southwest 20 knots, easing to 15 knots in the evening. Showers, gradually easing and clearing in the evening. Friday: Easing to southwest 10 knots early and to variable 5 knots later. Becoming fine. Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Nil significant.
Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata
10:27 PM 8 Jul, 2020
Southwest 30 knots. Sea rough. Southerly swell rising to 3 metres. Northeast swell 2 metres at times. Fair visibility in showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Easing Thursday evening southwest 20 knots, and early Friday variable 10 knots. Moderate southerly swell, easing Friday, returning Saturday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - chatham-islands
10:18 PM 8 Jul, 2020
Westerly rising to 30 knots early this morning, easing to 20 knots late morning. Becoming southerly 20 knots this evening. Rough sea easing. Northerly swell 3 metres, easing. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Poor visibility in showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 25 knots with rough sea, easing late Saturday 15 knots. Moderate northerly swell, dying out early Thursday. Moderate southwest swell becoming heavy Thursday, easing for a time Friday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - conway
10:16 PM 8 Jul, 2020
Southwest 15 knots, rising to 30 knots this morning. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Northeast swell 2 metres at times. Fair visibility in showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Easing Thursday morning southwest 25 knots with rough sea, and Friday to variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell, easing for a time Friday.