Aoraki/Mount Cook
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 54mm), heaviest during Thu morning. Very mild (max 17°C on Tue night, min 10°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Sat morning. Very mild (max 15°C on Mon morning, min 8°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
heavy rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
light rain
light rain
Wind km/h
0 NNW0
10 NW10
15 NW15
10 NNW10
5 N5
10 SE10
10 SE10
10 NW10
15 NW15
15 NNW15
15 NNW15
15 NW15
5 NNW5
10 NNW10
15 NNW15
5 E5
10 SE10
5 SSE5
some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs heavy rain light rain some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light rain some clouds some clouds rain shwrs light rain rain shwrs light rain light rain
Rain
Rain mm
- 1 1 11 40 1 - - - - 5 - - 1 4 4 3 2
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
17 17 16 14 14 14 11 14 14 11 11 12 10 12 12 11 15 15
Low °C
15 17 15 13 14 13 10 13 12 8 9 11 9 11 11 11 13 15
Chill °C
17 17 15 13 14 14 10 13 13 9 9 10 9 11 11 11 15 15
Freezing level m
3350 3050 2750 2300 2450 2100 1650 2000 2000 1450 1450 1800 1450 1600 1750 1750 2000 2150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-3-4-6-6-8-10-10-10-11-11-13-11-11-13-13-12-12-1120-1-2-3-6-5-6-6-6-8-6-6-9-8-7-6-6654221-100-1-2-1-2-2-2-111121110887477445355588171716141414111414111112101212111515
Sunrise
- 6:33 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:28 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 -
Sunset
- - 8:13 - - 8:15 - - 8:15 - - 8:16 - - 8:17 - - 8:20

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Aoraki/Mount Cook at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Aoraki/Mount Cook. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of New Zealand.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Haast
97 km SW
4m alt.
1 hour ago
11.4° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 240).
Tara Hills Aws
105 km S
485m alt.
1 hour ago
13.7° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 210).
Zelkova Geraldine
105 km ESE
135m alt.
30 minutes ago
10.6° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 273).
Timaru Airport
117 km SE
26m alt.
1 hour ago
13.8° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 60).
20 km
Hokitika Aero (aut)
121 km NE
40m alt.
1 hour ago
13.9° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 240).
20 km

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Aoraki/Mount Cook and within an acceptable time window.

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