Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun afternoon, min -17°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Sun afternoon, fresh winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

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

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sat morning, min -9°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSW on Fri afternoon, light winds from the WSW by Sat morning).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
105 WNW105
95 WNW95
65 W65
45 WSW45
65 SW65
100 SSW100
80 SSW80
60 SSW60
50 SSW50
40 SW40
25 SW25
30 SW30
35 SW35
35 SSW35
35 SSW35
45 SSW45
35 SSW35
10 SW10
some clouds clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear snow shwrs clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 4 3 3 - - - - - - 2 - - - -
High °C
-6 -7 -12 -13 -13 -16 -16 -9 -7 -5 -5 -5 -8 -8 -8 -8 -5 -4
Low °C
-6 -12 -13 -14 -15 -17 -17 -12 -8 -7 -5 -6 -9 -9 -8 -8 -7 -5
Chill °C
-20 -21 -26 -25 -27 -34 -32 -21 -17 -13 -12 -13 -17 -17 -17 -19 -11 -8
Freezing level m
1850 1150 1100 1350 800 700 650 750 1300 1450 1450 1650 1650 1450 1100 1250 1250 1750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-6-7-12-13-13-16-16-9-7-5-5-5-8-8-8-8-5-4-1-3-6-6-6-9-10-4-3-2-1-1-2-3-4-4-2053230-2-213334532225
Sunrise
- - 7:54 - - 7:54 - - 7:54 - - 7:54 - - 7:54 - - 7:54
Sunset
5:00 - - 5:00 - - 5:00 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - - 5:01 - -

This table gives the weather forecast for Mt Tapuaenuku (Kaikouras) at the specific elevation of 2885 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.
2 hours ago
10.2° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the S
(20 kph at 190).
20 km
Cape Campbell
54 km ENE
32m alt.
2 hours ago
11.7° C
-
50
Strong winds from the N
(50 kph at 350).
Blenheim
54 km NNE
50m alt.
3 hours ago
9° C
Dry
South West Blenheim
55 km NNE
0m alt.
2 hours ago
9.7° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 303).
Picton
83 km NNE
6m alt.
24 minutes ago
12.2° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the NNE
(11 kph at 18).

* 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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