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

NzRuapehu
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 5pm Fri 16 Apr Local Time
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Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri afternoon, min -6°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Fri night, moderate winds from the WNW by Mon morning).

(Days 3-6):

Drizzle on Tue night turning to light snow on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon night, min -1°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, gales from the N by Tue afternoon).

Fri
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thu
22
PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
Wind km/h
55 W55
70 WNW70
40 WSW40
40 SSW40
40 SW40
40 WSW40
35 WSW35
30 W30
25 WNW25
25 WNW25
30 NW30
35 N35
55 N55
55 NNW55
50 NW50
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
25 W25
clear snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs clear some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 3 2 1 - - - - - - - - - 1 2 2 - -
High °C
2 0 -5 -5 1 1 1 2 2 2 3 3 2 3 1 0 1 0
Low °C
1 -5 -6 -6 -3 1 1 1 2 2 2 3 1 1 0 0 -1 0
Chill °C
-6 -9 -14 -14 -6 -6 -6 -4 -4 -3 -3 -3 -6 -4 -7 -8 -6 -6
Freezing level m
3100 2450 1850 1900 2550 3200 3150 3250 3350 3250 3350 3500 3250 3250 2900 2800 2850 2950
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
20-5-51112223323101053-1-113334545575534108765796101081010121111911
Sunrise
- - 6:46 - - 6:47 - - 6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:50 - - 6:50
Sunset
5:49 - - 5:46 - - 5:45 - - 5:44 - - 5:43 - - 5:42 - -

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ruapehu is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri afternoon, min -6°C on Sat morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Fri night, moderate winds from the WNW by Mon morning).

Ruapehu Weather (Days 3-6):

Drizzle on Tue night turning to light snow on Tue nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon night, min -1°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, gales from the N by Tue 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.
38 minutes ago
10.2° C
Dry
37
Fresh winds from the NW
(37 kph at 315).
Aqueduct Hill WXT
16 km SE
996m alt.
38 minutes ago
10.2° C
No weather report.
22
Moderate winds from the W
(22 kph at 270).
Waiouru North WXT
18 km SE
879m alt.
38 minutes ago
10.3° C
No weather report.
30
Fresh winds from the W
(30 kph at 270).
WaiouruAeroAws
19 km SSE
820m alt.
1 hour ago
10.5° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the W
(20 kph at 270).
Mangatepopo Road AWS
19 km N
870m alt.
38 minutes ago
9.8° C
light rain
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 270).

* 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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