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Whakapapa Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Whakapapa at 1962 m altitude issued: 11 am21 Sep 2018 (local time)
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Whakapapa Snow Forecast

  Past week's weather

Days 0-3 Whakapapa Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 2.0mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Fri night. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Sun afternoon, min 1°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Fri afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Sun night).

Days 4-6 Whakapapa Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -6°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Mon night, near gales from the W by Tue night).
Friday 21Saturday 22Sunday 23Monday 24Tuesday 25Wednesday 26
AMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnight
 
light rain
light snow
light snow
partly cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
km/h
Wind (km/h)
25 W25
15 WSW15
10 E10
15 SE15
15 SE15
15 ESE15
10 SSE10
15 SW15
20 WSW20
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
40 W40
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
55 WSW55
55 W55
55 W55
55 W55
Summary
light rain
light snow
light snow
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow shwrs
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Snow map
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cm
Snow cm
-13-------110432235
mm
Rain mm
11----------------
max°C
Max °C
22234356310-3-5-4-3-3-3-3
min°C
Min °C
2211323410-1-6-6-4-4-4-3-4
chill°C
WChill°C
-3-2-2-3-1-210-5-8-9-15-15-13-14-14-12-14
Humid.%709392725540414056697696978170989997
Freezing level (m)250023002250215025002500270028002700215019501200105014001300140015501400
Whakapapa freezing level scale
snowy slopeWhakapapa freezing level
Sunrise6:09--6:07--6:07--6:05--6:03--6:01--
Sunset-6:12--6:13--6:14--6:15--6:15--6:16-

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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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