Newport, RI – Here’s what’s up for today in and around The-City-By-The-Sea.


  • Today – Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
  • Tonight – Clear, with a low around 24. North wind 8 to 11 mph.


  • Small Craft Advisory in effect until 9 am EST this morning
  • Today –NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt early. Waves around 2 ft.
  • Tonight –N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 foot or less.
  • Coastal Water Temperature – 46.0F

Sun, Moon, Tide:

  • The sun rose in Newport at 6:56 am and sunset will be at 4:16 pm.
  • The first high tide was at 5:15 am and the next high tide will be at 5:37 pm. The first low tide will be at 11:32 am and the next low tide at 11:07 pm.
  • The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Moon age is 26 days, lighting is 12%.

Calendar Of Events & Things To Do

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

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).