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Whakapapa Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Whakapapa at 1962 m altitude issued: 11 pm21 May 2018 (local time)
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Whakapapa Snow Forecast

Days 0-3 Whakapapa Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 12.0mm) on Tue night. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue night, min -5°C on Wed afternoon). Mainly gales.

Days 4-6 Whakapapa Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat night, min -5°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Thu night, moderate winds from the SSE by Fri night).
MonTuesday 22Wednesday 23Thursday 24Friday 25Saturday 26Sun
nightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPM
 
light snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
km/h
Wind (km/h)
50 WNW50
40 WNW40
50 NW50
70 NW70
30 W30
30 WSW30
35 SW35
55 W55
65 WNW65
65 WNW65
60 W60
50 WNW50
25 SSE25
45 SSW45
55 WSW55
65 WSW65
50 SW50
30 SW30
Summary
light snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
mod. snow
heavy snow
mod. snow
mod. snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
Snow map
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cm
Snow cm
---2412511816991112--
mm
Rain mm
---12--------------
max°C
Max °C
0112-3-5-5-10-2-5-4-4-3-1111
min°C
Min °C
011-1-4-5-5-30-3-5-5-5-4-2011
chill°C
WChill°C
-8-6-7-9-12-13-14-13-9-13-16-15-13-13-11-9-7-5
Humid.%84768010099977190100979699887183847177
Freezing level (m)195021002200235014501300115014001950165013001300115012001650200028002650
Whakapapa freezing level scale
snowy slopeWhakapapa freezing level
Sunrise-7:18--7:20--7:20--7:20--7:22--7:22-
Sunset--5:07--5:07--5:07--5:07--5:06--5:05
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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.

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