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Benmore Peak
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Benmore Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 13mm) heaviest on Mon night, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Sun morning, light winds from the SE by Tue morning).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu morning, min -4°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Wed night, gales from the NW by Thu afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat night, min -3°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat morning, severe gales from the NW by Sat night).

Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
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
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy rain
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
light rain
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
40 N40
35 WNW35
15 NNW15
15 NNW15
15 NNE15
20 ENE20
15 ESE15
15 SSE15
25 S25
30 SSW30
20 SW20
15 W15
25 WNW25
65 NW65
35 W35
35 SW35
40 SSW40
25 SW25
20 WSW20
30 W30
70 WNW70
45 WNW45
50 WNW50
60 WNW60
55 W55
35 W35
30 WSW30
rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds heavy rain light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear light rain some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
1 - - - - 12 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 3 - - - - - - - 9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
2 3 2 2 3 2 1 1 0 1 3 1 4 4 -1 -3 -1 0 2 2 4 1 -1 -2 0 0 -1
Low °C
2 3 0 0 3 2 1 0 -2 -1 2 0 2 3 -3 -4 -2 -1 1 2 2 0 -1 -3 -1 0 -3
Chill °C
-5 -3 -2 -3 -1 -2 -3 -3 -5 -5 -1 -2 -2 -3 -10 -11 -9 -5 -2 -4 -3 -6 -10 -11 -8 -7 -7
Freezing level m
2250 2450 2100 1950 2350 2450 2300 2100 1700 1350 2150 2000 2350 2450 1600 1500 1600 1650 2300 2600 3250 2100 1800 1350 1800 2000 1650
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:52 - -
Sunset
- 9:20 - - 9:20 - - 9:21 - - 9:22 - - 9:22 - - 9:22 - - 9:22 - - 9:23 - - 9:23 -

Benmore Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Benmore Peak is: Moderate rain (total 13mm) heaviest on Mon night, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Tue morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Sun morning, light winds from the SE by Tue morning).

Benmore Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu morning, min -4°C on Fri morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Wed night, gales from the NW by Thu afternoon).

Benmore Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat night, min -3°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat morning, severe gales from the NW by Sat night).

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
Tara Hills Aws
20 km SSW
485m alt.
2 hours ago
15.6° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 150).
Naseby
68 km S
581m alt.
1 hour ago
10° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 330).
MTCookAero Aws
73 km N
656m alt.
2 hours ago
10.5° C
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the NNW
(28 kph at 340).
Wanaka
82 km SW
315m alt.
2 hours ago
14° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 281).
Timaru Airport
91 km E
26m alt.
2 hours ago
15.3° C
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the SE
(28 kph at 180).
10 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 Benmore Peak and within an acceptable time window.