Christchurch

TODAY

AT 9:00 AM

6 °C

WIND: SW, 11 knots

Few Showers

High: 9

Low: 2

Thursday

Few Showers

High: 9

Low: 0

Friday

Partly Cloudy

High: 13

Low: -1

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

Tides

lyttelton

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

Waimakariri River
Adderly Head
Lyttelton Harbour

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Lyttelton Harbour to the Waimakariri River mouth.

Situation:

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.

Warnings:

Nil for Conway

Forecast:

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:

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:

Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Nil significant.

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Marine coastal Forecasts - rangitata

10:27 PM 8 Jul, 2020

Timaru
Akaroa Head
Rangitata
Moeraki

Forecast:

Southwest 30 knots. Sea rough. Southerly swell rising to 3 metres. Northeast swell 2 metres at times. Fair visibility in showers.

Outlook:

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

Kaikoura
Chatham Islands

Forecast:

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:

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

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

Forecast:

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:

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.

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Tides

lyttelton

high tide: 6:45 AM    2.3m

low tide: 12:53 PM    0.5m

high tide: 7:09 PM    2.4m