Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras) weather
– Lat/Long: 42.00° S 173.66° E

NzMt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 11pm Sun 09 May Local Time
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Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras) Weather (Days 0-3):

Drizzle on Tue night followed by colder weather and a heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 10°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sun night, near gales from the NW by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Fri night, min -6°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, near gales from the NW by Sat morning).

(Days 6-9):

Drizzle at first, then turning colder with dusting of snow on Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Sat night, severe gales from the WNW by Mon morning).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min -7°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SW on Tue night, calm by Fri night).

Sun
9
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Fri
21
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 night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 W10
15 W15
15 WNW15
30 NW30
60 NW60
50 WNW50
25 WNW25
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
15 SE15
10 SE10
5 NE5
5 NNW5
10 WNW10
25 WNW25
50 NW50
40 W40
10 NNW10
25 NW25
35 NW35
35 NW35
50 NW50
55 W55
35 WNW35
55 NW55
25 WNW25
55 SW55
30 SW30
30 WSW30
25 SW25
10 SW10
10 WSW10
10 WNW10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds rain shwrs clear some clouds clear clear rain shwrs some clouds clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 12 13 4 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 2 - - - - - - - -
High °C
9 10 9 8 6 6 6 -6 -6 -5 -4 -3 0 1 4 8 5 5 5 5 6 5 2 3 3 1 1 -5 0 2 2 2 3 4 4 3
Low °C
8 9 9 6 6 6 -4 -6 -7 -6 -4 -3 -2 0 2 5 4 4 1 3 5 3 1 3 2 1 -2 -7 -3 1 1 2 3 4 3 3
Chill °C
6 8 7 5 0 0 1 -14 -14 -11 -9 -6 -2 -1 1 4 -1 0 1 0 1 0 -5 -4 -3 -7 -5 -15 -6 -4 -3 -1 1 2 1 0
Freezing level m
3500 3500 3400 3150 2950 3150 2600 1050 1000 700 850 1150 1100 2100 3000 3350 2900 2650 2700 3050 3250 2800 2400 2700 2600 2200 2200 850 1500 2600 2350 2350 2550 2900 2900 2700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
5442210-11-11-6-5-4-2-123030232-3-1-1-3-4-9-4-1-4-2-210091098666-6-6-5-4-3014855556523311-5022234431416161412121210-211156101011999888677156889899
Sunrise
- 7:22 - - 7:22 - - 7:24 - - 7:24 - - 7:26 - - 7:26 - - 7:28 - - 7:28 - - 7:30 - - 7:31 - - 7:31 - - 7:33 -
Sunset
- - 5:20 - - 5:19 - - 5:17 - - 5:16 - - 5:15 - - 5:15 - - 5:14 - - 5:13 - - 5:12 - - 5:10 - - 5:09 - - 5:09

Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras) Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras) is: Drizzle on Tue night followed by colder weather and a heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 10°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Wed afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sun night, near gales from the NW by Mon night).

Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras) Weather (Days 3-6):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Fri night, min -6°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, near gales from the NW by Sat morning).

Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras) Weather (Days 6-9):

Drizzle at first, then turning colder with dusting of snow on Tue afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Tue afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Sat night, severe gales from the WNW by Mon morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras) at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras). 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
Kaikoura
46 km S
101m alt.
1 hour ago
14.0° C
clear
Clear skies.
11
Light winds from the SSW
(11 kph at 210).
20 km
SHIP5427
49 km SSE
-m alt.
2 hours ago
14.2° C
-
39
Strong winds from the SSW
(39 kph at 210).
Cape Campbell
53 km ENE
32m alt.
1 hour ago
15.3° C
-
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 160).
Blenheim
54 km NNE
50m alt.
1 hour ago
13° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 243).
Gorge TDC
74 km W
385m alt.
1 hour ago
Dry

* 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.

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