Aoraki/Mount Cook weather
– Lat/Long: 43.60° S 170.14° E

NzAoraki/Mount Cook
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 11pm Sun 01 Aug Local Time
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Mountain icon 5 Aoraki/Mount Cook Elevations: 5 Forecast Elevations:
 

Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Becoming milder with light rain (total 6mm) on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun night, min -1°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 20mm) on Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun afternoon, min -6°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 91mm) on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Sun
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Monday
2
Tuesday
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Wednesday
4
Thursday
5
Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
11
Thursday
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Fri
13
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate snow
cloudy
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clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate rain
moderate rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy rain
rain showers
rain showers
heavy rain
some clouds some clouds light rain mod. snow cloudy clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow mod. rain mod. rain rain shwrs some clouds clear some clouds some clouds rain shwrs some clouds mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow heavy rain rain shwrs rain shwrs heavy rain
Wind km/h
5 N5
10 N10
10 N10
15 SSE15
15 SE15
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
5 E5
10 N10
10 NE10
10 NE10
5 NE5
5 SE5
5 SSE5
5 SE5
5 NNW5
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
15 NW15
15 WNW15
5 N5
5 NW5
10 NW10
10 NNW10
10 WNW10
0 NNE0
5 SE5
5 NW5
10 NW10
10 NNW10
15 NNW15
20 NNW20
15 WNW15
10 NW10
20 NW20
Snow
 mm
- - - 6 - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - 8 7 - - - 4 10 2 - - - - 1 - - - -
Rain
 mm
- - 2 4 - - - - - - 10 8 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 13 45 2 24
Max °C
5 4 4 2 1 1 0 5 4 2 3 3 2 3 4 1 3 2 -2 0 1 -3 -2 -1 -1 0 0 1 3 2 0 2 2 4 2 4
Min °C
3 3 2 1 0 -1 -1 2 1 1 2 3 1 1 2 1 1 -1 -4 -2 -2 -6 -5 -3 -3 0 0 -2 1 -1 -1 1 2 0 1 4
 Chill °C
5 2 2 -1 -3 -3 -2 4 2 -1 1 1 2 1 4 1 0 -2 -6 -5 -4 -7 -6 -5 -6 -4 0 1 1 0 -4 -2 -2 -1 -2 0
2050 1450 1650 1350 1100 1200 750 1400 1700 1100 1350 1500 1300 1200 1700 1200 1250 1300 600 650 1200 0 0 800 550 1000 1050 600 1100 1250 900 1200 1400 1600 1150 1650
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Sunrise
- 7:52 - - 7:50 - - 7:50 - - 7:48 - - 7:47 - - 7:46 - - 7:45 - - 7:43 - - 7:41 - - 7:41 - - 7:39 - - 7:37 -
Sunset
- - 5:38 - - 5:39 - - 5:40 - - 5:42 - - 5:43 - - 5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:46 - - 5:47 - - 5:49 - - 5:51

Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Aoraki/Mount Cook is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Becoming milder with light rain (total 6mm) on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun night, min -1°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 20mm) on Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun afternoon, min -6°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Aoraki/Mount Cook at the specific elevation of 1000 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
MTCookAero Aws
19 km S
656m alt.
1 hour ago
1.3° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 180).
Franz Josef AWS
23 km N
126m alt.
27 minutes ago
8.9° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 225).
Tekapo
53 km SSE
716m alt.
27 minutes ago
-1.0° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 0).
Burkes Pass
65 km SSE
648m alt.
27 minutes ago
2.7° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 315).
Fairlie AWS WXT
71 km SE
393m alt.
27 minutes ago
4.6° C
light rain
Dry
6
Light winds from the NW
(6 kph at 315).

* 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.

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