Ruapehu
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 35mm), heaviest during Mon morning. Very mild (max 14°C on Wed morning, min 8°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 22mm), heaviest during Sun morning. Very mild (max 13°C on Thu morning, min 8°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu morning, strong winds from the NW by Sat morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
heavy rain
moderate rain
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
moderate rain
Wind km/h
25 NNE25
20 NNE20
15 NE15
10 ENE10
5 ESE5
10 SE10
10 SE10
10 S10
10 ESE10
5 N5
15 WSW15
25 WSW25
20 SW20
15 W15
20 NW20
45 NW45
50 NW50
40 NW40
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Rain
Rain mm
22 6 1 4 2 - - - - - - - - - - 2 6 7
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
9 9 8 10 11 10 14 14 11 13 13 9 11 12 11 11 12 12
Low °C
8 9 8 9 10 10 12 12 10 10 10 8 10 11 11 11 11 11
Chill °C
6 6 6 9 10 8 14 13 10 12 12 6 9 10 9 7 9 9
Freezing level m
2500 2500 2450 2450 2650 3050 3200 3200 3300 3300 3300 3400 3500 3400 3400 3250 3100 3000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:50 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:56 - -
Sunset
- 5:39 - - 5:38 - - 5:37 - - 5:36 - - 5:35 - - 5:34 -

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 35mm), heaviest during Mon morningVery mild (max 14°C on Wed morning, min 8°C on Mon morning)Wind will be generally light

Ruapehu Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 22mm), heaviest during Sun morningVery mild (max 13°C on Thu morning, min 8°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (calm on Thu morning, strong winds from the NW by Sat morning)

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Ruapehu at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Ruapehu. 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
19 km SSE
820m alt.
3 hours ago
10.1° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the NNE
(24 kph at 30).
Conway- Ohakune
20 km SSW
620m alt.
1 hour ago
10.8° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 115).
Taupo
76 km NE
401m alt.
3 hours ago
12.9° C
No report.
15
Light winds from the NE
(15 kph at 50).
20 km
Aramoho
78 km S
0m alt.
1 hour ago
11.9° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Holmwood retreat
84 km S
76m alt.
1 hour ago
12.8° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
15
Light winds from the E
(15 kph at 86).

* 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 Ruapehu and within an acceptable time window.

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