Newport, RI – Happy Halloween! Here’s all that’s happening, new, and to do out there on this last day of October!


  • Today – Sunny, with a high near 57. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning.
  • Tonight – Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.


  • Today –W winds around 5 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt this afternoon. Waves around 2 ft, building to 4 ft this afternoon.
  • Tonight – SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 6 ft.
  • Coastal Water Temperature – 51.1 °F

Sun, Moon, Tide:

  • The sun rose in Newport at 7:17 am and sunset will be at 5:41 pm.
  • The first high tide was at 1:31 am and the next high tide will be at 1:55 pm. The first low tide was at 6:32 am and the next low tide will be at 8:44 pm.
  • Today we have 10 hours and 24 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:29 pm.
  • The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Moon age is 21 days, lighting is 59%.

Cruise Ship Schedule

  1. Sunday, Nov. 4 – Siver Spirit (Capacity: 540 passengers)
  2. Monday, Nov. 5 – Seven Seas Navigator (Capacity: 490 passengers)

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