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: 
-15
20
clear
Middle Lift: 
-12
15
clear
Bottom Lift: 
-10
15
snow showers

Weather Station WeatherWindGustsTemp.Visibility
Visibility /
Cloud

Mount Cook Aerodrome Automatic Weather Station

21 km S650 m above sea level

27 minutes ago
Dry
25
moderate winds from the NW
(26 km/h at 310°)
6.5 °C-
-
-
no observation
-

Franz Josef AWS

22 km N126 m above sea level

2 hours ago
Dry
wind obs. (6 kph from 45 degs) was rejected
(- km/h at -°)
10.9 °C-
-
-
-
-

Tekapo

55 km SSE716 m above sea level

27 minutes ago
Dry
10
light winds from the N
(9 km/h at 0°)
2.2 °C-
-
-
-
-

Burkes Pass

66 km SSE648 m above sea level

27 minutes ago
Dry
20
moderate winds from the E
(22 km/h at 90°)
5.0 °C-
-
-
-
-

Fairlie Automatic Weather Station

72 km SE393 m above sea level

27 minutes ago
Dry
10
light winds from the W
(9 km/h at 270°)
5.0 °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.