Aoraki/Mount Cook
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 36mm), heaviest during Thu night. Very mild (max 10°C on Sun morning, min 5°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 34mm), heaviest during Tue night. Very mild (max 10°C on Sun afternoon, min 4°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NW on Tue afternoon, calm by Wed morning).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate rain
heavy rain
rain showers
Wind km/h
5 NNE5
5 ENE5
0 SSW0
5 WSW5
10 SSE10
5 SSW5
5 SW5
5 N5
5 WNW5
5 NW5
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
30 NW30
40 NW40
45 NW45
30 NW30
5 N5
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Rain
Rain mm
5 14 1 8 8 - - - - - - - - - - 8 23 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
6 5 7 8 7 9 9 9 10 10 9 9 9 6 5 6 6 7
Low °C
6 5 6 7 7 8 9 8 9 10 7 8 8 5 5 4 6 6
Chill °C
5 5 7 7 5 9 9 9 9 9 7 6 6 2 -1 0 1 6
Freezing level m
2900 2900 3000 3150 3200 3250 3400 3650 3750 3700 3800 3650 3550 3300 3050 2900 3050 3000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 5:50 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52
Sunset
9:14 - - 9:15 - - 9:15 - - 9:16 - - 9:16 - - 9:17 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Aoraki/Mount Cook at the specific elevation of 2000 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.
2 hours ago
17.1° C
cloudy
Mostly Cloudy.
Wind obs. (5.8 kph from 28 degs) was rejected
.
20.0 km
Haast
97 km SW
4m alt.
2 hours ago
20.0° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the W
(7 kph at 270).
Tara Hills Aws
105 km S
485m alt.
2 hours ago
19.8° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the ESE
(7 kph at 120).
Zelkova Geraldine
105 km ESE
135m alt.
37 minutes ago
14.5° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 78).
Timaru Airport
117 km SE
26m alt.
2 hours ago
16.1° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the SSE
(11 kph at 130).
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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