Newport, RI – Here’s what’s happening for weather and events in and around Newport today.


  • Today – Areas of dense fog before 10 am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 56. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
  • Tonight – Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.


  • Small Craft Advisory in effect from 9 am EST this morning through this afternoon
  • Today –W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Areas of dense fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
  • Tonight –NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
  • Coastal Water Temperature – 45.0F

Sun, Moon, Tide:

  • The sun rose in Newport at 6:55 am and sunset will be at 4:16 pm.
  • The first high tide was at 4:20 am and the next high tide will be at 4:44 pm. The first low tide will be at 10:50 am and the next low tide at 10:38 pm.
  • The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Moon age is 25 days, lighting is 20%.

Calendar Of Events & Things To Do

For a full schedule of Christmas In Newport Events for today, click here.