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Douglas Peak
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Douglas Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Sun night, min 5°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 41mm), heaviest during Fri afternoon. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Wed night, min 0°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNW on Wed night, gales from the NW by Thu morning).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow on Sat night. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Sat night. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Sun morning, min 1°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sat night, calm by Tue afternoon).

Sunday
1
Monday
2
Tue
3
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
moderate rain
rain showers
moderate rain
heavy rain
moderate rain
clear
light snow
light snow
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
10 W10
15 W15
10 WNW10
10 W10
5 SW5
5 W5
10 NNW10
20 N20
30 NNW30
60 NNW60
65 NW65
30 NW30
40 NNW40
45 NNW45
40 NW40
55 WNW55
35 WNW35
40 WNW40
30 W30
25 W25
20 W20
15 WSW15
10 WSW10
10 W10
10 SSW10
5 S5
clear clear some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds mod. rain rain shwrs mod. rain heavy rain mod. rain clear light snow light snow clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - 9 6 6 13 7 - - 1 - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 2 - - - - - - - -
High °C
6 5 6 5 5 5 6 6 5 5 2 3 3 4 4 4 1 1 3 6 6 5 5 5 5 5 6
Low °C
5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 2 2 2 2 4 4 2 1 0 1 5 5 4 4 5 4 5 5
Chill °C
3 2 3 3 3 3 5 4 1 1 -6 -4 -3 -2 -3 -2 -7 -6 -3 1 2 1 2 3 3 2 6
Freezing level m
3650 3700 3750 3650 3500 3500 3450 3600 3450 3550 2900 3000 3050 3300 3250 2900 3000 2600 2850 3700 3800 3800 3550 3600 3550 3500 3500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- 7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:13 - - 7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 -
Sunset
- - 8:32 - - 8:31 - - 8:30 - - 8:29 - - 8:27 - - 8:24 - - 8:23 - - 8:22 - - 8:20

Douglas Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Douglas Peak is: Mostly dryMild temperatures (max 6°C on Sun night, min 5°C on Sun night)Wind will be generally light.

Douglas Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 41mm), heaviest during Fri afternoon. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Wed night, min 0°C on Sat afternoon)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNW on Wed night, gales from the NW by Thu morning).

Douglas Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow on Sat night. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Sat nightMild temperatures (max 6°C on Sun morning, min 1°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sat night, calm by Tue afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Douglas Peak at the specific elevation of 2500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Douglas 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
Franz Josef AWS
17 km NW
126m alt.
41 minutes ago
9.8° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 135).
Aorak / t Cook Visitor Centre
26 km S
650m alt.
41 minutes ago
7.7° C
Dry
15
Light winds from the NW
(15 kph at 315).
Tekapo
58 km SSE
716m alt.
41 minutes ago
Dry
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 0).
Burkes Pass
69 km SSE
648m alt.
41 minutes ago
9.5° C
Dry
28
Moderate winds from the E
(28 kph at 90).
Fairlie AWS WXT
72 km SE
393m alt.
41 minutes ago
8.5° C
Dry
9
Light winds from the NW
(9 kph at 315).

* 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 Douglas Peak and within an acceptable time window.