Ruapehu weather

Ruapehu
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 11pm Fri 10 Jul Local Time
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Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun morning, min -6°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the W on Sun afternoon, moderate winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Tue night, strong winds from the ENE by Thu afternoon).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
40 SW40
45 WSW45
45 WSW45
50 W50
50 WSW50
65 W65
70 W70
45 WSW45
25 WSW25
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
15 WSW15
15 SSE15
30 ESE30
35 ENE35
40 ENE40
45 ENE45
some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs clear clear some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 14 4 1 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-5 -5 -4 -3 -2 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1 -2 -2 -3
Low °C
-6 -5 -4 -5 -2 -4 -4 -4 -3 -3 -2 -2 -3 -3 -2 -2 -3 -5
Chill °C
-14 -14 -13 -13 -11 -13 -13 -12 -10 -9 -9 -9 -8 -8 -8 -9 -10 -12
Freezing level m
1500 1450 1650 1300 1450 1900 2100 2250 2250 2150 2400 2300 2300 2200 2000 2250 2100 1600
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-5-5-4-3-2-3-3-3-3-2-2-2-2-2-1-2-2-3-2-2-1-1-1011122111110-1344345788677665443
Sunrise
- 7:35 - - 7:35 - - 7:35 - - 7:33 - - 7:33 - - 7:33 -
Sunset
- - 5:09 - - 5:10 - - 5:12 - - 5:12 - - 5:13 - - 5:14

Ruapehu Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ruapehu is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun morning, min -6°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the W on Sun afternoon, moderate winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

Ruapehu Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Thu afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Tue night, strong winds from the ENE by Thu 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.
31 minutes ago
-4.2° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Aqueduct Hill WXT
16 km SE
996m alt.
31 minutes ago
-0.6° C
No weather report.
6
Light winds from the NE
(6 kph at 45).
Waiouru North WXT
18 km SE
879m alt.
31 minutes ago
-2.0° C
No weather report.
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 0).
Waiouru Aero Aws
19 km SSE
820m alt.
2 hours ago
3.3° C
No report.
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 260).
Mangatepopo Road AWS
19 km N
870m alt.
31 minutes ago
3.2° C
light rain
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 180).

* 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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