'Tempest' Quartz Navigator Watch (40mm)

£206.50 £295.00

The Tempest is the ultimate stripped back navigator watch designed for pure adventure. Equipped with a high-precision quartz, 5-jewel movement and an ultra long-life battery, the Quartz variant is built in Germany, finished in the UK, and comes with a waterproof NATO-style strap made in Italy from sustainably-sourced rubber.

The bright green hands and Luminova 24-hour increments set against a black dial provide the best daytime readability. It comes in a captivating 40 mm case comprising an adventure-proof ‘diashock’ movement. With its dive bezel and water resistance of up to 300 meters; it won’t let you down... on land or sea.

Our design principles: purpose, performance and planet, have informed every detail of the Tempest. The black dial is protected by the hardest sapphire crystal, with the hands and markers set in LumiNova, ensuring legibility whatever the conditions.

Water-resistant to 30 ATM (300 metres, 1,000 feet), you can take the Tempest with you on even the most testing adventure. Hiking, climbing or hitting the open water? The Tempest is a performance watch built for life outdoors.


The Tempest is powered by a high-precision quartz, 5 jewel movement, with ultra long battery life (approximately 10 years). It is exceptionally accurate, highly serviceable and ready for generations of active use.

MOVEMENT | High-precision quartz, 5 jewels. Ronda 715LI 

POWER RESERVE | Battery life approximately 10 years

SHOCK SYSTEM | Diashock 

FUNCTIONS | Centre hour, minute and seconds hands. Calendar


Water resistance to 30 ATM (300 metres), the Tempest's 316L stainless steel case is fitted with a pressurised screw-down caseback and screw-down crown. 

CASE ARCHITECTURE | Screw-down case back 

WIDTH | 40 mm (excluding crown) / 45 mm (including crown) 

LUG-TO-LUG | 48 mm / STRAP WIDTH | 20 mm 

WEIGHT | 85 grams (excluding strap) 

CASE THICKNESS | 15 mm (measured at the centre of the watch) 

CASE MATERIAL | 316L steel / BEZEL | Rotating 12-hour 

CRYSTAL | Sapphire Crystal

CROWN | Screw-down, water-proofness system

WATER RESISTANCE | Waterproof to 300 metres / 1,000 feet


Made from sustainable rubber in Veneto, Northern Italy, our straps are manufactured in partnership with a small family business that prides themselves on a long-standing tradition of making accessories for the Swiss watch industry as well as many of the world’s finest brands.

This NBR compound rubber performance strap is 100% vegan and toughened to withstand the most active outdoor and ocean pursuits. The classic NATO-style strap comes with pre-punched holes, and a secondary strap for added comfort and support. 

LENGTH | 275 mm 

COMPATIBILITY | 20 mm Lug Width 

STRAP MATERIAL | Natural Rubber 

STRAP STYLE | Single Piece NATO 

CLASP STYLE | Buckle (with monogram)

CLASP MATERIAL | Stainless Steel (satin finish)

Shipping & Returns

We offer FREE Express Worldwide Shipping, in partnership with DHL Express.

All orders are fulfilled within 1 business day of the order date. Purchases made after 2 pm GMT will not be shipped until the next business day.

You will receive an email with tracking details from DHL once your order has been dispatched.

All delivery times below are in business days.

  • United Kingdom: 1-2 Days*
  • North America: 2-3 Days*
  • European Union: 1-2 Days*
  • Australia/Hong Kong: 3-4 Days*
  • Rest of World: 2-6 Days*

*These delivery times are based on estimates provided by DHL and we cannot guarantee delivery time.

We are confident you will enjoy your beautiful Rotate North accessories as much as we do, but if for any reason you change your mind and would like to make a return, we are happy to accommodate you and issue a full refund.

Returns can be accepted within 30 days of the original purchase date.


We offer a 2-year limited warranty to repair or replace any defective material or component. It does not cover any issues due to normal wear and tear, misuse, or loss/theft.