Ruapehu weather

Ruapehu
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Very mild (max 12°C on Thu morning, min 9°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu morning, fresh winds from the NW by Fri morning).

(Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Sat morning. Very mild (max 11°C on Fri afternoon, min 5°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Fri night, light winds from the N by Sun night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate rain
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
15 W15
20 WSW20
15 WSW15
5 WSW5
10 W10
15 NW15
25 NW25
35 NW35
45 NW45
55 NW55
45 NW45
30 WNW30
10 WSW10
10 SW10
5 N5
10 WNW10
light rain some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds mod. rain rain shwrs clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
2 - - - - - - - - - - 10 1 - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
10 9 10 11 9 12 12 10 10 11 9 9 8 6 8 9 8 9
Low °C
9 9 9 11 9 10 11 9 9 9 8 8 7 5 6 8 7 8
Chill °C
8 7 8 9 7 11 11 9 6 8 5 4 3 1 6 7 7 7
Freezing level m
3850 3850 3700 3700 3850 3950 3650 3800 3750 3600 3800 3750 3550 3400 3200 3150 3650 3900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:50 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:54
Sunset
8:15 - - 8:13 - - 8:12 - - 8:10 - - 8:08 - - 8:07 - -

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ruapehu is: Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Tue afternoonVery mild (max 12°C on Thu morning, min 9°C on Tue afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu morning, fresh winds from the NW by Fri morning).

Ruapehu Weather (Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Sat morningVery mild (max 11°C on Fri afternoon, min 5°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Fri night, light winds from the N by Sun 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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Desert Road
15 km E
1059m alt.
30 minutes ago
14.1° C
light rain
Dry
11
Light winds from the SSE
(11 kph at 135).
Aqueduct Hill WXT
16 km SE
996m alt.
30 minutes ago
13.8° C
No weather report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 0).
Waiouru North WXT
18 km SE
879m alt.
30 minutes ago
13.7° C
No weather report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 90).
Waiouru Aero Aws
19 km SSE
820m alt.
2 hours ago
14.3° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 160).
Mangatepopo Road AWS
19 km N
870m alt.
30 minutes ago
14.5° C
light rain
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 180).

* 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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