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

NzRuapehu
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 5pm Wed 04 Aug Local Time
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Mountain icon 3 Ruapehu Elevations: 3 Forecast Elevations:
 

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed night, min -7°C on Fri afternoon). Mainly gales.

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat afternoon, min -16°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Sun afternoon, strong winds from the SSW by Mon morning).

Wed
4
Thursday
5
Friday
6
Saturday
7
Sunday
8
Monday
9
Tue
10
PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
cloudy
some clouds light snow mod. snow some clouds snow shwrs some clouds light snow clear clear clear clear snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear cloudy
Wind km/h
60
20
60
45
55
40
15
35
70
65
60
65
100
70
50
50
75
80
Snow
 mm
- 1 8 - 3 - 1 - - - - 1 21 20 7 6 - -
Rain
 mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Max °C
-4 -3 -4 -6 -5 -6 -6 -5 -4 -3 -4 -6 -6 -11 -15 -15 -9 -7
Min °C
-5 -5 -5 -6 -6 -6 -7 -6 -4 -3 -6 -6 -6 -14 -15 -16 -16 -8
 Chill °C
-12 -5 -14 -16 -15 -15 -12 -16 -15 -13 -15 -17 -19 -25 -29 -28 -22 -20
1500 2150 1750 1800 1750 1700 1850 1700 1700 1950 1250 1600 1850 1000 700 650 200 1450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-4-3-4-6-5-6-6-5-4-3-4-6-6-11-15-15-9-7-21-1-1-1-1-1-1-10-2-2-1-6-9-10-4-335555665552450-2-224
Sunrise
- - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:15 - - 7:13 - - 7:13 - - 7:11
Sunset
5:29 - - 5:30 - - 5:30 - - 5:30 - - 5:31 - - 5:32 - -

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ruapehu is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed night, min -7°C on Fri afternoon). Mainly gales.

Ruapehu Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat afternoon, min -16°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Sun afternoon, strong winds from the SSW by Mon morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Ruapehu at the specific elevation of 2796 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
Desert Road
15 km E
1059m alt.
31 minutes ago
-0.5° C
Dry
15
Light winds from the N
(15 kph at 0).
Aqueduct Hill WXT
16 km SE
996m alt.
31 minutes ago
2.7° C
No weather report.
17
Light winds from the NE
(17 kph at 45).
Waiouru North WXT
18 km SE
879m alt.
31 minutes ago
0.7° C
No weather report.
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 0).
Waiouru Aero Aws
19 km SSE
820m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.1° C
No report.
13
Light winds from the NNE
(13 kph at 30).
National Park
19 km WNW
820m alt.
31 minutes ago
3.1° C
Dry
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 90).

* 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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