Mount Tongariro
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Mount Tongariro Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Thu night. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Wed morning, min 3°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Wed morning, strong winds from the WNW by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Mount Tongariro Weather Summary:

Mild with light rain (total 9mm) on Sat afternoon Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat morning, min -1°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Sat night, light winds from the NW by Mon night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
25 WNW25
35 W35
35 W35
45 WNW45
15 W15
25 WNW25
40 WNW40
45 NNW45
50 NW50
50 NW50
25 NW25
15 WNW15
30 NW30
30 NNW30
35 NNW35
10 WSW10
clear clear clear rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds clear some clouds rain shwrs mod. rain rain shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - 1 1 7 - - - 1 7 1 - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 1 2 1
High °C
7 7 5 4 5 3 5 6 4 4 4 4 2 2 1 1 1 0
Low °C
6 6 3 3 3 3 3 5 3 3 4 2 2 1 0 1 0 -1
Chill °C
5 4 1 -1 0 -3 1 2 -1 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2 -4 -5 -6 -3
Freezing level m
3350 3150 3250 3100 2850 2600 2700 2800 2850 2600 2650 2700 2400 2350 2050 2100 2150 1900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
7754535644442211101415991191213810109896776
Sunrise
6:18 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:13 - - 6:11 - -
Sunset
- 7:44 - - 7:45 - - 7:46 - - 7:47 - - 7:49 - - 7:50 -

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
Waiouru Aero Aws
35 km S
820m alt.
3 hours ago
5.8° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the NE
(7 kph at 50).
Conway- Ohakune
38 km S
620m alt.
46 minutes ago
22.3° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 95).
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.
33 minutes ago
16.7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 270).
Aramoho
97 km S
0m alt.
31 minutes ago
14.6° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 270).

* 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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