Aoraki/Mount Cook
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 51mm), heaviest during Tue afternoon. Very mild (max 14°C on Mon afternoon, min 9°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 24mm), heaviest during Thu afternoon. Very mild (max 16°C on Sat morning, min 10°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
moderate rain
moderate rain
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 NW10
5 NW5
5 NNW5
10 NNW10
5 NE5
5 ESE5
5 SE5
10 SE10
5 ESE5
0 SE0
5 SE5
0 SSW0
5 WSW5
10 SE10
5 SSE5
5 WSW5
5 NE5
5 NW5
some clouds rain shwrs mod. rain mod. rain heavy rain light rain light rain rain shwrs mod. rain mod. rain rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- 3 8 9 12 3 5 4 7 10 10 1 3 - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
14 11 10 10 10 11 11 10 11 12 11 13 14 12 16 16 14 16
Low °C
12 9 10 10 9 10 11 9 10 12 10 12 14 12 14 16 13 15
Chill °C
14 11 10 8 9 11 11 9 11 12 11 13 14 12 16 16 14 16
Freezing level m
3200 3000 2750 2700 2650 2700 2750 2750 2700 2800 2800 2850 3000 3100 3150 3250 3400 3550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:52 - - 5:52
Sunset
9:12 - - 9:13 - - 9:13 - - 9:14 - - 9:15 - - 9:15 - -

Issued local time.

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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Twizel wx
73 km S
519m alt.
25 minutes ago
14.6° C
cloudy
Overcast
Wind obs. (9.7 kph from 34 degs) was rejected
.
2.0 km
Haast
97 km SW
4m alt.
48 minutes ago
15.9° C
-
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 250).
TaraHillsAws
105 km S
485m alt.
48 minutes ago
14.9° C
-
13
Light winds from the N
(13 kph at 10).
Zelkova Geraldine
105 km ESE
135m alt.
38 minutes ago
12.9° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 87).
Timaru Airport
117 km SE
26m alt.
48 minutes ago
13.0° C
-
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 80).
10 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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