Ruapehu weather

Ruapehu
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild with light rain (total 5mm) on Sat afternoon Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat morning, min -4°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Sun afternoon, light winds from the WNW by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Thu night, min -1°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
60 NW60
70 NW70
60 NW60
85 NNW85
95 NW95
75 NW75
45 WNW45
10 NNW10
10 WNW10
15 SSE15
5 ESE5
5 SSE5
10 WSW10
5 SE5
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
10 S10
10 SSE10
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Rain
Rain mm
- 4 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 2 3 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
3 3 3 1 1 1 -2 -3 -2 0 -1 3 3 4 4 4 4 5
Low °C
3 2 1 1 1 -2 -2 -4 -4 -1 -1 2 2 2 4 4 4 5
Chill °C
-5 -5 -5 -9 -9 -8 -11 -7 -7 -4 -1 1 0 1 1 2 1 2
Freezing level m
3450 3200 3250 3050 2900 2950 2450 2400 2200 2800 2700 3150 3300 3100 3500 3500 3300 3550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:43 - - 5:43 - - 5:43 - - 5:43 - - 5:43 - - 5:43 - -
Sunset
- 8:32 - - 8:34 - - 8:35 - - 8:36 - - 8:36 - - 8:37 -

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ruapehu is: Mild with light rain (total 5mm) on Sat afternoon Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sun afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat morning, min -4°C on Mon afternoon)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Sun afternoon, light winds from the WNW by Mon night).

Ruapehu Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Thu night, min -1°C on Tue morning)Wind will be generally light.

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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Waiouru Aero Aws
19 km SSE
820m alt.
2 hours ago
19.0° C
No report.
31
Fresh winds from the WNW
(31 kph at 290).
Taupo
76 km NE
401m alt.
44 minutes ago
22.9° C
No report.
15
Light winds from the NNW
(15 kph at 340).
10 km
Wanganui
87 km S
67m alt.
2 hours ago
25° C
Dry
29
Fresh winds from the WNW
(29 kph at 284).
Feilding
102 km S
85m alt.
38 minutes ago
26° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the NW
(8 kph at 324).
TakapauPlainsAws
103 km SE
347m alt.
44 minutes ago
22.8° C
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the WNW
(37 kph at 300).

* 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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