Roys Peak
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Roys Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 12mm) heaviest on Fri night, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Fri morning, min 0°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Fri night, light winds from the SE by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Thu morning. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Mon night, min 3°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the NW by Thu morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
25 NNW25
25 NNW25
30 NNW30
25 NW25
25 NNW25
10 SW10
20 SSE20
10 SSE10
10 E10
5 WNW5
5 WSW5
5 W5
15 WNW15
5 W5
5 WNW5
10 NW10
20 NW20
20 NW20
clear some clouds rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear rain shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - 8 - 4 - - - - - - - 1 - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
6 6 6 3 2 1 1 2 6 8 8 9 7 7 4 4 5 4
Low °C
6 6 3 2 2 0 0 1 3 7 8 8 7 5 3 4 4 3
Chill °C
2 2 1 -3 -4 -4 -3 -1 5 7 7 9 5 6 4 2 1 -1
Freezing level m
3250 3050 2650 1900 1900 1700 1600 1900 2650 3250 3300 3100 2800 2650 2450 2650 2700 2400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
66632112688977445410119775568111311111179107
Sunrise
7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:24 - - 7:24 - - 7:26 - - 7:28 - -
Sunset
- 6:02 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 5:58 - - 5:57 - - 5:54 -

Roys Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 12mm) heaviest on Fri night, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Fri morning, min 0°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Fri night, light winds from the SE by Sun night)

Roys Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Thu morningMild temperatures (max 9°C on Mon night, min 3°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the NW by Thu morning)

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Roys Peak at the specific elevation of 1578 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Roys Peak. 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
Wanaka
5 km ENE
315m alt.
40 minutes ago
18.4° C
Dry
Wind obs. (6 kph from 184 degs) was rejected
.
Queenstown
44 km SSW
358m alt.
40 minutes ago
4.2° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the NE
(11 kph at 40).
20 km
Tara Hills Aws
68 km ENE
485m alt.
40 minutes ago
10.1° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 100).
Haast
93 km N
4m alt.
40 minutes ago
12.9° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the SSE
(17 kph at 130).
Oamaru
155 km ESE
62m alt.
30 minutes ago
15.3° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 277).

* 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 Roys Peak and within an acceptable time window.

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