Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed night, min -5°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Thu afternoon, light winds from the W by Fri morning).

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

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sun afternoon, min -6°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, gales from the NNW by Mon night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
35 SSW35
20 SW20
20 WSW20
25 W25
50 WNW50
35 WNW35
20 WSW20
15 NNW15
20 E20
35 SSE35
20 SSW20
15 SW15
5 WSW5
10 NNW10
35 NNW35
65 N65
60 NW60
50 NW50
some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs heavy snow light snow light snow clear clear clear some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 6 69 1 1 - - - - 2 - -
High °C
-1 -1 3 3 1 0 -2 -3 -4 -5 -6 -4 -2 -1 -2 -2 -2 -1
Low °C
-2 -1 0 3 1 -2 -2 -3 -5 -5 -6 -6 -3 -1 -2 -2 -3 -3
Chill °C
-7 -7 -2 -2 -7 -7 -8 -8 -9 -13 -13 -8 -4 -5 -9 -12 -11 -10
Freezing level m
1550 1850 2200 2600 2150 2000 1650 1600 1450 1100 1100 1000 1550 1850 1500 1650 1700 1450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-6-6-1-2-4-4-9-9-9-10-11-8-7-6-5-6-8-6-1-13310-2-3-4-5-6-4-2-1-2-2-2-1567985553111463554
Sunrise
7:18 - - 7:16 - - 7:15 - - 7:13 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - -
Sunset
- 5:42 - - 5:43 - - 5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:46 -

Issued local time.

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
7.8° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the W
(20 kph at 260).
4 km
Cape Campbell
54 km ENE
32m alt.
1 hour ago
10.0° C
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SSW
(37 kph at 210).
Blenheim
54 km NNE
50m alt.
3 hours ago
8° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 270).
South West Blenheim
55 km NNE
0m alt.
53 minutes ago
9.5° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Picton
83 km NNE
6m alt.
53 minutes ago
9.3° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).

* 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 Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras) and within an acceptable time window.

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