Aoraki/Mount Cook
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 285mm), heaviest during Tue afternoon. Warm (max 22°C on Tue morning, min 14°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the N on Tue afternoon, light winds from the W by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 20°C on Fri morning, min 12°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
rain showers
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 NNW10
15 N15
20 NNW20
30 NNW30
40 NNW40
45 N45
15 NNW15
20 NW20
15 WNW15
0 NE0
5 NE5
5 WNW5
5 NNE5
5 NNW5
10 NW10
5 NNE5
10 NNW10
15 NNW15
rain shwrs heavy rain heavy rain heavy rain heavy rain heavy rain heavy rain some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
3 29 36 34 33 112 38 - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
19 20 21 21 22 22 18 16 17 13 18 19 17 20 20 16 20 20
Low °C
19 19 21 21 21 20 14 15 15 12 15 18 15 17 18 16 18 18
Chill °C
19 20 21 21 22 22 18 15 16 13 18 19 17 20 20 16 20 20
Freezing level m
3450 3600 3600 3650 3600 3750 3150 2400 2800 3050 3200 3250 3300 3300 3250 3300 3350 3450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 7:46 - - 7:48 - - 7:48 - - 7:50 - - 7:50 - - 7:52 -
Sunset
- - 7:43 - - 7:40 - - 7:38 - - 7:37 - - 7:36 - - 7:34

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.
3 hours ago
17.7° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the ENE
(17 kph at 70).
Tara Hills Aws
105 km S
485m alt.
3 hours ago
15.3° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the WSW
(9 kph at 250).
Zelkova Geraldine
105 km ESE
135m alt.
1 hour ago
13.7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Timaru Airport
117 km SE
26m alt.
3 hours ago
13.6° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 240).
2000 km
Hokitika Aero (aut)
121 km NE
40m alt.
3 hours ago
16.5° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the E
(11 kph at 80).
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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