Mount Tongariro
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Mount Tongariro Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri morning, min -3°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Fri morning, gales from the WNW by Sun afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Tongariro Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed night, min -7°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (gales from the SW on Tue afternoon, moderate winds from the SW by Wed night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 S10
10 SSW10
20 WSW20
30 WSW30
30 W30
45 W45
50 WNW50
65 WNW65
65 WNW65
60 WNW60
45 W45
50 SW50
70 SW70
75 SW75
40 SSW40
35 SW35
35 SSW35
20 SW20
some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow light snow heavy snow snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow some clouds clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 1 3 14 4 4 2 1 14 - - - -
High °C
0 0 0 -1 -1 -1 -1 0 0 -3 -5 -6 -4 -3 -2 -2 -1 0
Low °C
0 0 -1 -1 -2 -2 -1 0 -3 -3 -6 -7 -5 -3 -4 -2 -1 -1
Chill °C
-3 -4 -4 -8 -8 -9 -9 -9 -9 -13 -15 -16 -15 -14 -10 -10 -8 -7
Freezing level m
1900 1950 1800 1500 1650 1650 1750 1900 1900 1500 1300 1000 1100 1500 1150 1550 1650 1900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
000-1-1-1-100-3-5-6-4-3-2-2-10563444566320231443
Sunrise
7:35 - - 7:37 - - 7:37 - - 7:37 - - 7:37 - - 7:37 - -
Sunset
- 5:00 - - 5:00 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:02 -

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Tongariro at the specific elevation of 1968 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Tongariro. 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
Waiouru Aero Aws
35 km S
820m alt.
2 hours ago
5.0° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the SW
(6 kph at 230).
WaiouruAeroAws
35 km S
820m alt.
2 hours ago
5.0° C
-
6
Light winds from the SW
(6 kph at 230).
Conway- Ohakune
38 km S
620m alt.
25 minutes ago
8.2° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 233).
Taupo
57 km NE
401m alt.
2 hours ago
7.3° C
-
9
Light winds from the W
(9 kph at 260).
20 km
Taupo- Waipahihi
60 km NE
380m alt.
21 minutes ago
14.0° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 225).

* 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 Mount Tongariro and within an acceptable time window.

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