Ruapehu weather
– Lat/Long: 39.29° S 175.56° E

NzRuapehu
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

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Issued: 12 pm Thu 29 Feb Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Sat night. Very mild (max 10°C on Fri afternoon, min 4°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Fri night, strong winds from the WNW by Sat night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

Heavy rain (total 67mm), mostly on Sun morning. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Sun night, min -1°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Tue night).

Thursday
29
Friday
1
Saturday
2
Sunday
3
Monday
4
Tuesday
5
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
clear
part cloud
clear
clear
clear
part cloud
part cloud
cloud
light rain
heavy rain
thunderstorm
rain showers
heavy rain
mod rain
light snow
snow showers
rain showers
rain showers
clear
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
some clouds
some clouds
cloudy
light rain
heavy rain
risk tstorm
rain shwrs
heavy rain
mod. rain
light snow
snow shwrs
rain shwrs
rain shwrs
 km/h
20
SE
10
SSE
20
S
25
S
25
SSW
10
WSW
25
WSW
35
W
40
W
60
NW
40
W
55
WNW
75
NW
85
NW
70
WNW
70
W
40
W
15
W
Wave Height Map
T newzealand.wind.6.cc23
T newzealand.wind.30.cc23
T newzealand.wind.54.cc23
T newzealand.wind.78.cc23
T newzealand.wind.102.cc23
T newzealand.wind.126.cc23
 cm 
3
2.0
 mm 
2
25
12
6
16
7
0.5
0.4
max°C
7
8
7
9
10
9
9
9
8
8
8
9
7
6
1
1
4
2
min°C
4
7
6
7
9
8
9
8
8
7
8
8
7
5
-1
0
3
1
chill°C 
0
4
2
3
6
6
6
4
4
2
3
3
0
-2
-11
-9
-3
-3
Freezing level (m
3200
3000
3400
3450
3600
3800
3900
3700
3700
3450
3400
3950
3300
3200
1900
2000
2600
2200
Cloud base (m)
700
2700
9100
9450
9550
650
1900
650
650
650
650
650
600
600
650
1650
900
Sea lvl1000m2000m3000m4000m5000m
22345665544632-5-5-1-46878109998889760142121510151612141514131414131177108
Sunrise
7:00
7:01
7:01
7:03
7:03
7:05
Sunset
7:59
7:57
7:55
7:54
7:52
7:52

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ruapehu is: Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Sat night. Very mild (max 10°C on Fri afternoon, min 4°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Fri night, strong winds from the WNW by Sat night).

Ruapehu Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 67mm), mostly on Sun morning. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Sun night, min -1°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Tue night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Ruapehu at the specific elevation of 2000 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
15 km E
1059m alt.
30 minutes ago
14° C
Dry
17
Light winds from the SE
(17 kph at 135).
16 km SE
996m alt.
30 minutes ago
15° C
No weather report.
13
Light winds from the SE
(13 kph at 135).
18 km SE
879m alt.
30 minutes ago
15° C
No weather report.
11
Light winds from the E
(11 kph at 90).
19 km SSE
820m alt.
40 minutes ago
16° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the ESE
(17 kph at 110).
19 km WNW
820m alt.
30 minutes ago
18° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 225).

* 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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