Benmore Peak
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Benmore Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow on Fri afternoon. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Sat afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Wed night, min 1°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Fri morning, light winds from the NNW by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Benmore Peak Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 2mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat night, min -8°C on Sun night). Mainly strong winds.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
rain showers
rain showers
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 NW15
20 NW20
30 WNW30
35 NW35
35 NW35
20 NW20
15 NNW15
10 NW10
15 NW15
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
20 W20
40 SW40
35 SSE35
35 S35
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
30 SE30
some clouds clear some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow snow shwrs clear rain shwrs rain shwrs clear some clouds snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - 1 2 - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 2 2 - - - - - 2 - 2 - - -
High °C
8 8 8 6 5 5 1 3 4 3 2 3 -4 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5
Low °C
7 7 7 5 3 2 1 1 4 1 1 -1 -8 -7 -5 -7 -6 -6
Chill °C
6 4 4 1 -1 1 -3 0 1 -1 -3 -2 -11 -14 -14 -15 -13 -13
Freezing level m
3250 3250 3250 3200 2700 2550 2050 2300 2500 2350 2000 2300 950 1000 1350 900 1000 1200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:00 - - 5:58 - - 5:58 - - 5:58 -
Sunset
- - 8:45 - - 8:46 - - 8:49 - - 8:50 - - 8:51 - - 8:52

Issued local time.

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.
27 minutes ago
6.2° C
partially cloudy
Partly Cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
10.0 km
Tara Hills Aws
20 km SSW
485m alt.
3 hours ago
8.9° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the W
(7 kph at 270).
Tarras
76 km SSW
240m alt.
32 minutes ago
11.9° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 147).
Glenwood Timaru wx
89 km E
55m alt.
28 minutes ago
11.6° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
10.0 km
Timaru- Glenwood
89 km E
52m alt.
31 minutes ago
11.6° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 228).

* 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.