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Whakapapa Snow Forecast - 21st 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 20 May.

Whakapapa Snow Forecast Highlights
Next Snow Expected21 May
Next Snow Amount10cm
Next 48 Hours32cm
Next 7 Days41cm
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Snow Forecast at a glance

Powder Possible :- 10cm of Fresh Snow is forecast for Whakapapa over the next 2 days.

Snow Forecast by day for Whakapapa
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
Snow
to
base
Snow
to
base
Snow
to
base
Snow
to
1,707m

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 SummaryFri.
20
Sat.
21
Sun.
22
Mon.
23
Tue.
24
Wed.
25
Thu.
26
Wind (top)W F9
Gale
SW F9
Gale
SW F8
Gale
SW F6SW F7
Gale
SW F8
Gale
Calm
Top
-2℃
Snow
+21cm
-3℃
Snow Showers
+12cm
-2℃
Snow Showers
+3cm
3℃
Snow
+3cm
3℃
Cloud
-1℃
Snow Showers
+1cm
0℃
Snow Showers
+2cm
Wind (mid)W F8
Gale
SW F8
Gale
SW F8
Gale
SW F5W F6SW F7
Gale
Calm
Mid-Mountain
0℃
Snow
+18cm
-1℃
Snow Showers
+10cm
0℃
Snow Showers
+1cm
4℃
Snow
+2cm
3℃
Cloud
0℃
Snow Showers
2℃
Cloud
Wind (valley)NW F4W F3W F3W F1W F1W F3SW F1
Town
9℃
Cloud
7℃
Light Snow
8℃
Cloud
7℃
Cloud
8℃
Cloud
8℃
Cloud
4℃
Cloud
New Snow+21cm+12cm+3cm+3cm+1cm+2cm
Snow Line

varying 1,747m
to 1,630m

1,630m

1,630m

1,630m

1,648m

varying 1,670m
to 1,630m

varying 2,015m
to 1,707m

Min Town1℃1℃3℃3℃4℃1℃2℃
Max Town9℃7℃8℃7℃8℃8℃4℃

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 HrSatSunMonTueWedThuFri 7 Day
Mount Ruapehu32cm 41cm
Tukino15cm 16cm

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
Fri.
20
Cloud

up to 21cm New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 1,747m to resort level.

Snow showers at altitude.
Shwrs below.

Max 9℃
Min 1℃
NW
Breeze
Sat.
21
Light Snow

up to 12cm New Snow
Snow falling to resort level.

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

Max 7℃
Min 1℃
W
Breeze
Sun.
22
Cloud

up to 3cm New Snow
Snow falling to resort level.

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

Max 8℃
Min 3℃
W
Breeze
Mon.
23
Cloud

up to 3cm New Snow
Snow falling to resort level.

Snow showers at altitude.
Shwrs below.

Max 7℃
Min 3℃
W
Light
Tue.
24
Cloud

Partly cloudy at altitude.
Cloud below.

Max 8℃
Min 4℃
W
Light
Wed.
25
Cloud

up to 1cm New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 1,670m to resort level.

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

Max 8℃
Min 1℃
W
Breeze
Thu.
26
Cloud

up to 2cm New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 2,015m to 1,707m, with rain below.

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

Max 4℃
Min 2℃
SW
Light
Fri.
27
Clear

Sunny/clearMax 3℃
Min -2℃
SE
Light
Sat.
28
Clear

Sunny/clearMax 6℃
Min -3℃
SE
Light
Sun.
29
Clear

Sunny/clearMax 6℃
Min 1℃
SE
Light
Mon.
30
Cloud

Partly cloudyMax 6℃
Min 3℃
NE
Light
Tue.
31
Cloud

CloudyMax 9℃
Min 6℃
NE
Breeze
Wed.
01
Cloud

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

CloudyMax 8℃
Min 3℃
SW
Light
Thu.
02
Lt Rain

up to 3cm New Snow
Snow falling to 2,015m, with rain below.

Light snow showers at altitude.
Snowfall to around 2,015m.
Lt rain below.

Max 5℃
Min 4℃
NW
Breeze

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.