Benmore Peak
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Benmore Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat night, min -6°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WNW on Sat night, light winds from the ENE by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Benmore Peak Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed night, min -5°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
snow showers
clear
clear
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
75 WNW75
60 WNW60
50 W50
40 SW40
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
15 SE15
10 E10
10 ENE10
5 NE5
5 WSW5
10 W10
15 NW15
20 NNW20
20 NNW20
20 WNW20
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
snow shwrs clear clear light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - 3 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
0 -5 -5 -3 -4 -5 -6 -5 -5 -4 -4 -3 -2 -2 -2 -3 -4 -4
Low °C
-4 -6 -5 -4 -5 -5 -6 -6 -5 -5 -4 -3 -3 -2 -3 -4 -4 -4
Chill °C
-9 -16 -15 -12 -12 -13 -13 -10 -9 -7 -4 -6 -7 -8 -8 -9 -9 -10
Freezing level m
1700 1100 1150 1250 1250 1200 1000 950 1050 1000 1100 1300 1400 1600 1550 1450 1300 1300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
0-5-5-3-4-5-6-5-5-4-4-3-2-2-2-3-4-43-3-1-1-2-2-3-3-3-2-1-10100-1-1612221000022234323955555344346567666
Sunrise
- 8:04 - - 8:03 - - 8:03 - - 8:02 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 -
Sunset
- - 5:25 - - 5:27 - - 5:28 - - 5:29 - - 5:30 - - 5:30

This table gives the weather forecast for Benmore Peak at the specific elevation of 1932 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Benmore Peak. 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
19 km N
519m alt.
32 minutes ago
8.0° C
partially cloudy
Partly Cloudy.
20.0 km
TaraHillsAws
20 km SSW
485m alt.
41 minutes ago
4.7° C
-
17
Light winds from the WNW
(17 kph at 290).
Timaru Airport
91 km E
26m alt.
41 minutes ago
12.4° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the WNW
(33 kph at 300).
20 km
Scarborough Timaru wx
92 km E
23m alt.
34 minutes ago
13.1° C
clear
Clear
33
Fresh winds from the WNW
(33 kph at 292).
20.0 km
Haast
107 km WNW
4m alt.
41 minutes ago
8.2° C
-
7
Light winds from the NE
(7 kph at 50).

* 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 Benmore Peak and within an acceptable time window.