Wellington

TODAY

AT 1:00 PM

15 °C

WIND: S, 08 knots

Partly Cloudy

High: 19

Low: 12

Thursday

Partly Cloudy

High: 16

Low: 11

Friday

Partly Cloudy

High: 16

Low: 10

Today: Fine spells increasing. Southerly breezes.

Sunrise: 7:35 AM

Sunset: 7:14 PM

Tides

wellington

high tide: 11:49 AM    1.5m

low tide: 5:59 PM    0.7m

Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington

4:43 AM 2 Apr, 2020

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 slow moving trough lies east of the country and gradually weakens away today. Meanwhile a high lies over the South Island,and extends onto the North Island from Thursday. Northwesterlies strengthen over the lower South Island late Friday as a front approaches from the Tasman Sea.

Warnings:

NIL warning for COOK

Forecast:

Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Southerly 10 knots developing this afternoon, then rising to 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Mostly fine, apart from some low cloud morning and evening in the south.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Southerly 15 knots. Mainly fine. Friday: Easing to variable 5 knots late. Fine. Saturday: Becoming northerly 10 knots. Fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: For South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly half a metre. For Castlepoint: Easterly 2 metres, easing to 1 metre Friday.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

4:45 AM 2 Apr, 2020

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 slow moving trough lies east of the country and gradually weakens away today. Meanwhile a high lies over the South Island,and extends onto the North Island from Thursday. Northwesterlies strengthen over the lower South Island late Friday as a front approaches from the Tasman Sea.

Warnings:

NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast:

Wednesday: Southerly 10 knots, but sea breezes to 10 knots in the afternoon. Sea slight. Mostly fine apart from some low cloud morning and night.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Southerly 15 knots. Mainly fine. Friday: Tending southeast 10 knots later. Fine. Saturday: Variable 5 knots, becoming northerly 10 knots. Fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Nil significant.

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

4:51 AM 2 Apr, 2020

Wellington
Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Castlepoint
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell

Forecast:

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell 2 metres. Southwest swell 1 metre at times.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 15 knots, easing later Friday variable 10 knots. Becoming Saturday northeast 15 knots. Moderate easterly swell, easing Thursday.

Marine coastal Forecasts - cook

4:51 AM 2 Apr, 2020

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

Forecast:

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Southeast swell 1 metre at times.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming early Thursday southerly 15 knots, easing later Friday variable 10 knots. Becoming Saturday northerly 15 knots.

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Tides

wellington

high tide: 11:49 AM    1.5m

low tide: 5:59 PM    0.7m