Newport, RI – Happy Friday! Hope you’ll enjoyed a happy and safe Thanksgiving, here’s what’s happening, new, and to do out there in and around Newport today.


  • Today – Sunny, with a high near 33. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
  • Tonight – Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. West wind 7 to 9 mph.


  • Today –NNW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Tonight –WSW wind 6 to 8 kt. Increasing clouds. Seas 1 ft or less.
  • Coastal Water Temperature – 44.1F

Sun, Moon, Tide:

  • The sun rose in Newport at 6:44 am and sunset will be at 4:20 pm.
  • The first low tide was at 12:20 am and the next low tide will be at 1:18 pm. The first high tide was at 7:17 am and the next high tide will be at 7:43 pm.
  • The lunar phase is a Full Moon. Moon age is 14 days, lighting is 100%.

Calendar Of Events & Things To Do

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).