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

NzAoraki/Mount Cook
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 5am Mon 19 Apr Local Time
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Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 10°C on Wed afternoon, min 4°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 45mm), heaviest during Fri morning. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Thu morning, min 5°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 44mm), heaviest during Mon morning. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun morning, min -3°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Wed morning. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Fri morning, min 1°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
rain showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
heavy rain
heavy rain
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
light rain
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
10 NW10
10 WNW10
5 NW5
5 NW5
5 NW5
5 WNW5
5 SE5
0 SSE0
5 NNE5
5 NW5
10 NW10
10 NNW10
15 NNW15
15 NNW15
10 NNW10
0 WNW0
5 WNW5
5 E5
0 NNE0
10 NW10
10 NW10
10 NNW10
10 WNW10
5 ESE5
25 SSE25
15 SSE15
0 NW0
10 WNW10
10 WNW10
0 ENE0
5 NNW5
10 NW10
5 NW5
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
10 SE10
cloudy some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds heavy rain heavy rain heavy rain rain shwrs cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds heavy rain heavy rain rain shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs clear some clouds light rain cloudy clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - 11 20 12 2 - - - - - 13 24 7 - - - - 2 - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
7 8 6 8 8 7 9 10 8 9 9 7 9 9 8 8 8 7 6 6 5 4 4 -1 0 0 -1 4 4 3 4 4 5 7 6 5
Low °C
6 7 4 6 7 6 7 9 6 7 8 7 8 8 7 8 8 5 5 5 4 4 2 -2 -1 -3 -3 1 4 1 2 3 5 6 5 5
Chill °C
5 6 5 7 7 7 9 10 8 8 7 5 7 7 6 8 8 7 5 4 2 1 2 -4 -5 -5 -4 2 2 3 2 2 3 5 4 3
Freezing level m
2350 2600 3100 3100 2650 2250 2450 2500 2200 2150 2350 2250 2300 2400 2300 2250 2250 1950 1850 1850 1700 1600 1600 650 850 1050 700 1250 1750 1250 1350 1650 2000 2450 2750 2300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-7-6-4-4-6-7-7-9-9-8-8-7-8-8-9-10-10-11-12-13-13-13-15-17-19-16-11-12-11-10-9-9-8-6-6-6-2011-1-2-2-3-4-4-4-4-3-4-4-4-5-5-6-8-8-7-9-11-13-11-6-6-6-4-4-4-3-1-1-12223223322213221210-1-2-2-2-6-6-6-4-1-1-2-1-11221786887910899799888766544-100-14434457651415121514131616141616141515141415131313111010677510109101011131210
Sunrise
7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:24 - - 7:24 - - 7:26 - - 7:26 - - 7:28 - -
Sunset
- 6:00 - - 5:59 - - 5:57 - - 5:55 - - 5:53 - - 5:52 - - 5:51 - - 5:49 - - 5:47 - - 5:46 - - 5:45 - - 5:44 -

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

The weather forecast for Aoraki/Mount Cook is: Mostly dryVery mild (max 10°C on Wed afternoon, min 4°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

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

Heavy rain (total 45mm), heaviest during Fri morningMild temperatures (max 9°C on Thu morning, min 5°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light.

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

Heavy rain (total 44mm), heaviest during Mon morning. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Mon nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun morning, min -3°C on Tue afternoon)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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
MTCookAero Aws
19 km S
656m alt.
1 hour ago
14.6° C
Dry
17
Light winds from the N
(17 kph at 0).
Franz Josef AWS
23 km N
126m alt.
53 minutes ago
11.2° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 135).
Tekapo
53 km SSE
716m alt.
53 minutes ago
13.4° C
Dry
17
Light winds from the NW
(17 kph at 315).
Burkes Pass
65 km SSE
648m alt.
53 minutes ago
14.4° C
Dry
20
Moderate winds from the NW
(20 kph at 315).
Fairlie AWS WXT
71 km SE
393m alt.
53 minutes ago
14.4° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 270).

* 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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