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Whakapapa Snow Forecast - 17th May 2022

Whakapapa Snow Forecast - 7 and 14 day

Snow Forecast for Whakapapa

When will there be fresh snow?

This is the Snow Forecast and Weather Outlook for Whakapapa, New Zealand from 16 May.

Whakapapa Snow Forecast Highlights
Next Snow Expected20 May
Next Snow Amount8cm
Next 48 Hours-
Next 7 Days29cm
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Snow Forecast at a glance

Whakapapa has no new snow forecast in the next 48 hours.

Snow Forecast by day for Whakapapa
TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
Snow
to
base
Snow
to
base
Snow
to
base

For Forecast detail, see below.

For current snow depths and skiing conditions, see our Current Snow Report for Whakapapa.

Whakapapa 7-Day Snow Forecast Detail

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Summary Weather and Snow Forecast for Whakapapa
Snow SummaryMon
16
Tue
17
Wed
18
Thu
19
Fri
20
Sat
21
Sun
22
Wind (top)SW F6NW F7
Gale
NW F5NW F8
Gale
W F9
Gale
SW F8
Gale
SW F5
Top
5℃
Sleet
7℃
Lt Rain
6℃
Clear
5℃
Snow Showers
+1cm
-2℃
Snow Showers
+10cm
-5℃
Snow Showers
+16cm
1℃
Snow Showers
+2cm
Wind (mid)SW F5NW F7
Gale
NW F5NW F7
Gale
W F8
Gale
SW F7
Gale
SW F4
Mid-Mountain
7℃
Lt Rain
8℃
Lt Rain
7℃
Clear
6℃
Cloud
0℃
Snow Showers
+8cm
-3℃
Snow Showers
+16cm
1℃
Snow Showers
+2cm
Wind (valley)NW F1NW F2W F1NW F3NW F3SW F3SW F1
Town
11℃
Lt Rain
15℃
Lt Rain
14℃
Clear
14℃
Lt Rain
9℃
Cloud
6℃
Cloud
7℃
Cloud
New Snow+1cm+10cm+16cm+2cm
Snow Line

1,865m

varying 1,687m
to 1,630m

1,630m

1,630m

Min Town9℃9℃10℃8℃1℃0℃3℃
Max Town11℃15℃14℃14℃9℃6℃7℃

This table shows the average forecast snowfall, the maximum temperature, and expected general weather at resort, lower and upper mountain levels. For the long-range (10 to 14 Day) weather outlook, see below.

Snow Forecast near Whakapapa

Snow Forecasts for Ski Resorts near Whakapapa
Ski Resort Forecast 48 HrTueWedThuFriSatSunMon 7 Day
Mount Ruapehu-29cm
Tukino-12cm

Whakapapa Long-Range (14-Day) Snow Forecast Outlook

Please Note :- Mountain weather is extremely dynamic; the forecast below will change and should only be used as an indicator of the general trend. Any forecast snow may move forward or back in the forecast, and predicted snowfall depths will be revised in subsequent updates.

14 Day Weather and Snow Forecast for Whakapapa
TownSnow toWeatherTemp
Town
Wind
Mon
16
Lt Rain

Light snow showers at altitude.
Lt rain below.

Max 11℃
Min 9℃
NW
Light
Tue
17
Lt Rain

Light rain showersMax 15℃
Min 9℃
NW
Light
Wed
18
Clear

Sunny/clearMax 14℃
Min 10℃
W
Light
Thu
19
Lt Rain

up to 1cm New Snow
Snow falling to 1,865m, with rain below.

Moderate/heavy snow showers at altitude.
Lt rain below.

Max 14℃
Min 8℃
NW
Breeze
Fri
20
Cloud

up to 10cm New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 1,687m to resort level.

Moderate/heavy snow showers at altitude.
Hvy shwrs below.

Max 9℃
Min 1℃
NW
Breeze
Sat
21
Cloud

up to 16cm New Snow
Snow falling to resort level.

Moderate/heavy snow showers at altitude.
Hvy shwrs below.

Max 6℃
Min 0℃
SW
Breeze
Sun
22
Cloud

up to 2cm New Snow
Snow falling to resort level.

Moderate/heavy snow showers at altitude.
Hvy shwrs below.

Max 7℃
Min 3℃
SW
Light
Mon
23
Cloud

CloudyMax 5℃
Min 2℃
NW
Light
Tue
24
Snow

up to 3cm New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 2,015m to 1,861m, with rain below.

Moderate/heavy snowMax 5℃
Min 3℃
W
Breeze
Wed
25
Cloud

up to 4cm New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 1,861m to resort level.

Snow showers at altitude.
Shwrs below.

Max 4℃
Min 0℃
W
Breeze
Thu
26
Cloud

Light snow showers at altitude.
Lt rain below.

Max 4℃
Min -2℃
SE
Light
Fri
27
Clear

Sunny/clearMax 5℃
Min -1℃
SE
Light
Sat
28
Cloud

CloudyMax 7℃
Min 1℃
SE
Light
Sun
29
Clear

Sunny/clearMax 9℃
Min 1℃
NE
Light

This Snow Forecast for Whakapapa, New Zealand gives the predicted Snowfall and Freezing Levels for the next week.

The forecast snowfall depths given are the likely average accumulations for the Lower and Upper slopes. The actual snow depth in Whakapapa, on any given piste or itinerary, may be dramatically different, particularly if the snowfall is accompanied by high winds and/or varying air temperatures.

Snow Forecasts beyond two days ahead are subject to significant change and variable reliability.

Whakapapa Snow Forecast built at 10:19, next update around 16:00.