Ruapehu weather

Ruapehu
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat night, min 0°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, strong winds from the WNW by Mon morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon night, min -9°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, stormy winds from the NW by Tue morning).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
25 SSE25
15 S15
15 SSW15
20 S20
5 SSW5
10 WSW10
15 W15
30 W30
35 W35
45 WNW45
65 NW65
90 NW90
55 W55
50 WSW50
55 WSW55
50 W50
70 W70
75 WSW75
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow mod. snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - 3 7 5 2 1 1 10 13
High °C
1 1 2 2 4 4 4 3 1 1 2 2 -3 -4 -3 -3 -3 -8
Low °C
0 0 0 2 3 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 -3 -5 -3 -4 -8 -9
Chill °C
-5 -3 -2 -3 2 2 0 -2 -6 -7 -7 -7 -13 -14 -12 -13 -14 -21
Freezing level m
2350 2200 2200 2600 2700 2800 2850 2850 2050 2350 2000 2250 1450 1250 1300 1400 1150 800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-2-2-1-100000-1-2-4-7-9-6-8-9-14112244431122-3-4-3-3-3-88489811117668832233-1
Sunrise
- - 6:09 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:05 - - 6:03 - - 6:01
Sunset
6:10 - - 6:12 - - 6:13 - - 6:14 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - -

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ruapehu is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat night, min 0°C on Fri afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, strong winds from the WNW by Mon morning).

Ruapehu Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon night, min -9°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, stormy winds from the NW by Tue morning).

Issued local time.

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
WaiouruAeroAws
19 km SSE
820m alt.
2 hours ago
7.1° C
-
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 160).
Conway- Ohakune
20 km SSW
620m alt.
59 minutes ago
8.1° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 62).
Taupo
76 km NE
401m alt.
2 hours ago
9.7° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the ESE
(28 kph at 110).
20 km
Aramoho
78 km S
0m alt.
45 minutes ago
12.6° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 90).
Mount View
83 km S
105m alt.
44 minutes ago
12.1° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 149).

* 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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