newport nutcracker at rosecliff
The Newport Nutcracker continues at Rosecliff. (Photo Credit: Island Moving Company)

Newport, RI – Here’s what’s up for the day ahead in and around Newport.


  • Today – Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
  • Tonight – Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.


  • Small Craft Advisory in effect through this evening
  • Today –SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Waves around 7 ft.
  • Tonight –W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 6 ft, subsiding to 4 ft after midnight.
  • Coastal Water Temperature – 48.0F

Sun, Moon, Tide:

  •  The sun rose in Newport at 6:49 am and sunset will be at 4:18 pm.
  • The first low tide was at 3:27 am and the next low tide will be at 4:27 pm. The first high tide will be at 10:40 am and the next high tide at 11:16 pm.
  • Today we have 9 hours and 29 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:33 am.
  • The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Moon age is 19 days, lighting is 82%.

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