Newport, RI – Good Morning! Here’s a look at all that’s happening, new, and to do out there in and around Newport, RI today!


  • Today – A chance of showers, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
  • Tonight – A chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.


  • Today – SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves around 4 ft, except 6 to 7 ft at the Bay entrance. A chance of showers this morning.
  • Tonight – NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.
  • Coastal Water Temperature – 55.9 °F

Sun, Moon, Tide:

  • The sun will rise in Newport at 7:04 am and sunset will be at 5:56 pm.
  • The first high tide was at 5:23 am and the next high tide will be at 5:44 pm. The first low tide will be at 11:13 am and the next low tide at 11:35 pm.
  • The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Moon age is 10 days, lighting is 78%.

Cruise Ship Schedule

  1. Sunday – Regal Princess (Capacity: 3,560 passengers, 1,346 crew)
  2. Silver Wind (Capacity: 294 passengers, 208 crew)

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Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).