Current weather conditions and live observations for Aoraki-Mt Cook based on the nearest weather station observations (including METAR, SYNOP, ship and quickscat wind data). This is the most reliable place on snow-forecast.com to see what is happening with the weather in Aoraki-Mt Cook right now. Also check out the current weather map overlays on our dynamic weather maps.

Current Weather Conditions near Aoraki-Mt Cook

as reported by the 5 closest weather stations

Aoraki-Mt Cook Live Weather

ResortSnow DepthTemp. (°C)Wind (km/h)Weather
Top Lift: 
3
35
part cloud
Middle Lift: 
6
30
part cloud
Bottom Lift: 
7
25
part cloud

Weather Station WeatherWindGustsTemp.Visibility
Visibility /
Cloud

Mount Cook Aerodrome Automatic Weather Station

21 km S650 m above sea level

27 minutes ago
Dry
30
fresh winds from the NNW
(31 km/h at 330°)
26.3 °C-
-
-
no observation
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Franz Josef AWS

22 km N126 m above sea level

27 minutes ago
Dry
5
light winds from the NW
(7 km/h at 315°)
18.0 °C-
-
-
-
-

Tekapo

55 km SSE716 m above sea level

27 minutes ago
Dry
15
light winds from the E
(15 km/h at 90°)
20.7 °C-
-
-
-
-

Burkes Pass

66 km SSE648 m above sea level

27 minutes ago
Dry
45
strong winds from the E
(44 km/h at 90°)
13.3 °C-
-
-
-
-

Fairlie Automatic Weather Station

72 km SE393 m above sea level

27 minutes ago
Dry
15
light winds from the SE
(15 km/h at 135°)
13.1 °C-
-
-
-
-

* NOTE: not all weather stations update at the same frequency which is the reason why some resorts may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones.