Mount Tongariro
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Mount Tongariro Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed night, min -5°C on Wed morning). Mainly gales.

Days 3-6 Mount Tongariro Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -4°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSW on Fri afternoon, calm by Sun night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 WNW35
55 WNW55
55 W55
45 WNW45
40 NW40
55 NNW55
55 WNW55
40 SW40
45 SSW45
40 SSW40
40 SW40
40 SW40
35 SSW35
20 SSW20
15 SSW15
10 SSW10
5 NNW5
10 WNW10
light snow heavy snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 13 2 - 9 7 8 12 2 2 - - - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -3 -4 -3 -1 -2 -3 -5 -4 -3 -3 -2 -1 0 1 2 2 2
Low °C
-3 -4 -5 -3 -2 -2 -4 -5 -5 -4 -4 -3 -1 0 0 1 1 2
Chill °C
-10 -13 -14 -12 -10 -11 -13 -15 -13 -12 -12 -10 -8 -6 -2 -1 1 -1
Freezing level m
1600 1500 1250 1450 1450 1650 1550 1250 1300 1400 1400 1450 1800 1950 2000 2250 2300 2300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-2-3-4-3-1-2-3-5-4-3-3-2-101222432344423334647868
Sunrise
- - 6:56 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:48
Sunset
5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:46 - - 5:46 - - 5:47 - -

Issued local time.

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
Conway- Ohakune
38 km S
620m alt.
2 hours ago
6.1° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 245).
Taupo
57 km NE
401m alt.
3 hours ago
10.9° C
No report.
31
Fresh winds from the WSW
(31 kph at 250).
20 km
Taupo- Waipahihi
60 km NE
380m alt.
2 hours ago
6.9° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 315).
Aramoho
97 km S
0m alt.
2 hours ago
9.1° C
Dry
Wind observation was rejected
.
Mount View
101 km S
105m alt.
2 hours ago
10.1° C
Dry
Wind observation was rejected
.

* 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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