Rosecliff Mansion

Newport, RI – Here’s what’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport, Rhode Island today.


  • Today – Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
  • Tonight – Clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.


  • Small Craft Advisory in effect through this evening
  • Today –NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
  • Tonight –NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
  • Coastal Water Temperature – 43.0F

Sun, Moon, Tide:

  • The sun rose in Newport at 6:51 am and sunset will be at 4:17 pm.
  • The first high tide was at 12:16 am and the next high tide will be at 12:40 pm. The first low tide was at 5:25 am and the next low tide will be at 7:17 pm.
  • Today we have 9 hours and 26 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:34 am.
  • The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Moon age is 21 days, lighting is 62%.

Calendar Of Events & Things To Do

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What'sUpNewp. Although not the founder or original owner, Belmore has been with What'sUpNewp since its early beginnings in 2012.

Belmore was born in Providence, Rhode Island; grew up and graduated high school in Coventry, Rhode Island; and lived in Newport, Rhode Island for more than ten years. He currently serves as Vice President of the Board Of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and on the Board of Directors for Potter League For Animals.

He and his wife, Jen, as well as their two dogs (Aero and June), recently moved to Alexandria, Virginia. Belmore travels back and forth to Newport every couple of weeks to cover events, work on story ideas, to meet with What'sUpNewp's on-the-ground contributors, to visit friends, and to eat as much seafood as possible.

Belmore is a member of Local Independent Online News Publishers, Society of Professional Journalists, and the North American Snowsports Journalists Association.