Aoraki/Mount Cook
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Very mild (max 16°C on Wed morning, min 12°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 180mm), heaviest during Tue morning. Very mild (max 16°C on Sat afternoon, min 11°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, near gales from the NNW by Mon night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
Wind km/h
0 ESE0
5 WNW5
5 NNE5
5 NNW5
10 NW10
5 NW5
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
0 NW0
5 NW5
10 NW10
5 NW5
10 NW10
15 NW15
20 NNW20
25 NNW25
30 N30
45 NNW45
some clouds rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds rain shwrs heavy rain heavy rain heavy rain
Rain
Rain mm
- 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - 27 52 14 38
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
16 15 14 15 16 13 15 16 14 15 16 13 14 14 14 14 13 15
Low °C
14 15 13 14 15 12 13 15 13 14 14 11 13 13 12 14 12 12
Chill °C
16 15 14 15 16 13 15 16 14 15 16 13 13 13 12 12 10 12
Freezing level m
3600 3550 3600 3700 3650 3750 3700 3650 3550 3700 3600 3650 3600 3550 3400 3500 3450 3500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
7:39 - - 7:41 - - 7:43 - - 7:43 - - 7:45 - - 7:46 - -
Sunset
- 7:52 - - 7:50 - - 7:47 - - 7:46 - - 7:45 - - 7:43 -

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
Haast
97 km SW
4m alt.
2 hours ago
15.4° C
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 250).
Tara Hills Aws
105 km S
485m alt.
2 hours ago
12.5° C
No report.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Zelkova Geraldine
105 km ESE
135m alt.
52 minutes ago
17.5° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Timaru Airport
117 km SE
26m alt.
2 hours ago
16.4° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the SSE
(7 kph at 140).
10 km
Hokitika Aero (aut)
121 km NE
40m alt.
1 hour ago
18.7° C
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 210).
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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