Ruapehu weather

Ruapehu
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Wed afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Wed night, min 5°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (calm on Thu morning, gales from the NW by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Sat morning. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Mon night, min 1°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Sat morning, light winds from the SW by Sun afternoon).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
rain showers
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
25 W25
25 W25
10 WSW10
10 S10
5 NE5
20 NW20
30 WNW30
40 NW40
60 NW60
70 NW70
45 WNW45
25 W25
20 SW20
5 SW5
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
10 S10
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Rain
Rain mm
1 6 - - - - - - 5 2 1 - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
6 6 7 7 7 7 5 5 5 4 3 3 1 3 4 4 5 6
Low °C
6 6 6 7 6 6 5 5 5 3 3 2 1 1 3 4 4 5
Chill °C
2 2 4 5 5 5 0 -1 -1 -4 -4 -3 -4 -2 0 1 2 4
Freezing level m
3800 3750 3900 4050 3800 4050 3800 3750 3700 3450 3400 3450 3050 2900 3450 3700 3450 3900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:50 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:54 - -
Sunset
- 8:13 - - 8:12 - - 8:10 - - 8:08 - - 8:07 - - 8:06 -

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ruapehu is: Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Wed afternoonMild temperatures (max 7°C on Wed night, min 5°C on Fri morning)Winds increasing (calm on Thu morning, gales from the NW by Fri night).

Ruapehu Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Sat morningMild temperatures (max 6°C on Mon night, min 1°C on Sun morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Sat morning, light winds from the SW by Sun afternoon).

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
Desert Road
15 km E
1059m alt.
1 hour ago
15.2° C
light rain
Dry
31
Fresh winds from the SE
(31 kph at 180).
Aqueduct Hill WXT
16 km SE
996m alt.
1 hour ago
15.7° C
No weather report.
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 225).
Waiouru North WXT
18 km SE
879m alt.
1 hour ago
16.4° C
No weather report.
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 270).
Waiouru Aero Aws
19 km SSE
820m alt.
3 hours ago
20.7° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 230).
National Park
19 km WNW
820m alt.
4 hours ago
19.4° C
Dry
Wind obs. (9 kph from 135 degs) was rejected
.

* 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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