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Whakapapa Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Whakapapa at 1962 m altitude issued: 6 pm26 Sep 2016 (local time)  
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Whakapapa Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Whakapapa Weather Summary:

Mild with heavy rain (total 24.0mm), heaviest during Wed afternoon. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Wed night. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Wed morning, min 1°C on Mon night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 4-6 Whakapapa Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow, mostly falling on Sat night will be washed away by heavy rain (total 26.0mm) on Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri morning, min 0°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Fri afternoon, strong winds from the N by Sun morning).
MonTuesday 27Wednesday 28Thursday 29Friday 30Saturday 1Sun
PMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAM
 
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
rain showers
moderate rain
light snow
light rain
light snow
light snow
rain showers
light rain
light snow
clear
rain showers
light snow
heavy rain
km/h
Wind (km/h)
20 NE20
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
25 NE25
20 NE20
20 NE20
25 NE25
35 ENE35
30 ENE30
35 ENE35
20 NE20
15 N15
25 N25
20 N20
20 NNW20
35 N35
45 N45
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cm
Snow cm
15113--4-13--1--3-
mm
Rain mm
2-41327141-142-2412
max°C
Max °C
212224323223322323
min°C
Min °C
212223222222301213
chill°C
WChill°C
-3-4-3-3-3-2-3-3-4-4-5-3-1-5-4-3-6-4
Humid.%9495939196859289969495929094897697100
Freezing level (m)240022502300235024002400245023002350235023002300245022002150250022002550
Whakapapa freezing level scale
snowy slopeWhakapapa freezing level
Sunrise--6:58--6:56--6:54--6:54--6:52--6:50
Sunset7:17--7:19--7:20--7:21--7:21--7:22--

Other resorts in New Zealand are reporting: powder (0) / good piste (7)

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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