Aoraki/Mount Cook weather

Aoraki/Mount Cook
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 11am Sun 20 Sep Local Time
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Aoraki/Mount Cook Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sun morning, min -4°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sun morning, stormy winds from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Wed morning, min -11°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the NW on Thu morning, gales from the WSW by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon night, min -11°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Sat night, moderate winds from the WNW by Mon morning).

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue morning, min -8°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NNW on Tue morning, calm by Tue night).

Saturday
26
Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thursday
1
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
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 W10
10 WNW10
15 W15
25 WNW25
35 WNW35
35 W35
60 WNW60
95 WNW95
80 NW80
55 NW55
45 WNW45
60 WNW60
40 NW40
45 WNW45
40 NW40
55 NW55
55 WNW55
45 W45
75 W75
85 NW85
80 W80
55 W55
50 W50
45 WNW45
25 WNW25
45 NW45
70 NW70
80 NNW80
40 NNW40
15 N15
15 NNW15
20 NW20
10 SW10
20 SW20
35 W35
35 WSW35
clear clear clear some clouds clear some clouds some clouds light snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow light snow heavy snow heavy snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 2 51 5 11 5 6 5 26 13 9 3 1 43 50 - - 4 4 15 82 43 17 6 8 2 6 - - -
High °C
-1 -1 -1 -2 -2 -1 -2 -3 -2 -5 -6 -8 -8 -9 -8 -10 -9 -9 -10 -8 -8 -8 -6 -3 -3 -2 -1 -1 -4 -5 -6 -7 -7 -6 -6 -7
Low °C
-1 -1 -2 -2 -2 -2 -3 -4 -4 -6 -7 -9 -9 -9 -9 -10 -9 -11 -11 -9 -10 -9 -8 -5 -4 -2 -2 -3 -5 -6 -7 -7 -8 -6 -7 -8
Chill °C
-4 -5 -5 -8 -10 -8 -12 -15 -12 -15 -16 -19 -18 -20 -19 -22 -21 -20 -24 -22 -22 -19 -18 -11 -11 -11 -10 -11 -13 -12 -12 -14 -11 -13 -15 -16
Freezing level m
1500 2000 1500 1400 1450 1200 1350 1550 2250 2250 1950 1600 1650 1700 1600 1550 1600 1450 1150 1200 1250 1350 1500 1850 2350 2550 2800 2850 2350 2100 1850 1900 1700 1850 1900 1300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 - - 6:24 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - - 6:18 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:13 - - 6:11 - -
Sunset
- 6:32 - - 6:35 - - 6:36 - - 6:37 - - 6:37 - - 6:38 - - 6:39 - - 6:40 - - 6:43 - - 6:44 - - 6:45 - - 6:45 -

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

The weather forecast for Aoraki/Mount Cook is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sun morning, min -4°C on Tue afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sun morning, stormy winds from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Wed morning, min -11°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (strong winds from the NW on Thu morning, gales from the WSW by Fri night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon night, min -11°C on Sat morning)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Sat night, moderate winds from the WNW by Mon morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Aoraki/Mount Cook at the specific elevation of 3000 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
BURSWOOD
932 km NNE
2m alt.
11 hours ago
11.7° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 225).
ASCATB139E42S
2589 km WSW
15m alt.
11 hours ago
46
Strong winds from the WNW
(46 kph at 298).
- km
ASCATB139E41S
2616 km WSW
15m alt.
11 hours ago
49
Strong winds from the NW
(49 kph at 310).
- km
ASCATB138E43S
2635 km WSW
15m alt.
11 hours ago
40
Strong winds from the WSW
(40 kph at 258).
- km
ASCATB138E42S
2654 km WSW
15m alt.
11 hours ago
42
Strong winds from the WNW
(42 kph at 297).
- 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.

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