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Whakapapa Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Whakapapa at 1962 m altitude issued: 6 pm20 Oct 2017 (local time)
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Whakapapa Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Whakapapa Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 7.0mm), mostly falling on Sat night. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Fri afternoon, min 1°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Fri night, near gales from the W by Sat night).

Days 4-6 Whakapapa Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow, mostly falling on Mon night will be washed away by heavy rain (total 28.0mm) on Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon afternoon, min 0°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Mon night, near gales from the WNW by Wed night).
FriSaturday 21Sunday 22Monday 23Tuesday 24Wednesday 25Thu
PMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAM
 
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
light snow
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
snow showers
partly cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
partly cloudy
light snow
clear
light snow
light snow
heavy rain
km/h
Wind (km/h)
35 SSE35
20 SSW20
30 WSW30
40 WSW40
55 W55
40 W40
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
15 WSW15
35 WSW35
35 SW35
35 W35
35 W35
30 W30
55 WNW55
45 W45
Summary
clear
clear
clear
rain shwrs
light snow
some clouds
some clouds
snow shwrs
some clouds
light snow
mod. snow
light snow
some clouds
light snow
clear
light snow
light snow
heavy rain
Snow map
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T nz snow sum21.cc23
T nz snow sum22.cc23
T nz snow sum23.cc23
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cm
Snow cm
---------27-------
mm
Rain mm
---16----1-----11115
max°C
Max °C
756534415312312233
min°C
Min °C
644312313210111223
chill°C
WChill°C
10-1-3-6-5-3-6-3-3-2-7-5-5-6-4-5-4
Humid.%336149608658447257769278478082929898
Freezing level (m)300029503250290025502650275024502550235022001900255023502350240023502350
Whakapapa freezing level scale
snowy slopeWhakapapa freezing level
Sunrise--6:22--6:22--6:20--6:18--6:18--6:16
Sunset7:40--7:42--7:43--7:44--7:45--7:45--

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The above table gives the weather forecast for Whakapapa at the specific elevation of 1962 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Whakapapa. To access the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider view of the weather, check out the Weather Map of New Zealand.

Click here to read further information on freezing levels and how we forecast our temperatures.

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