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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 5:17pm Tuesday 16 Apr 2019 - We are busy building our new Gondola this summer! Please note that... there are major construction areas from the base area to the Knoll Ridge Café. ALL Cafés, Lifts and Summer Sightseeing operations will be CLOSED this summer. We apologise for any inconveniences this may cause. The new Gondola is scheduled to open this June.

Status
FIELD INACTIVE
ROAD OPEN
Snow
No current snow information available
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Tongariro National Park regional forecast

Partly cloudy
19 APRIL
FRIDAY
Fine, apart from some cloud morning and night.
Issued at: 7:17am Fri 19 Apr

Whakapapa computer-generated forecast
Max5°COvernight min-1°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Westerly 10 km/h.
Freezing level: 3300 metres.
Partly cloudy
20 APRIL
SATURDAY
Fine, apart from morning and evening cloud.
Issued at: 7:17am Fri 19 Apr

Whakapapa computer-generated forecast
Max3°COvernight min-2°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 20 km/h.
Freezing level: 3100 metres.
Windy
21 APRIL
SUNDAY
Rain developing, possibly heavy evening. Snow lowering to 2000 metres. Northwesterlies strengthening, rising to gale about the tops.
Issued at: 7:17am Fri 19 Apr

Whakapapa computer-generated forecast
Max1°COvernight min-3°C
Total snow: 49cm
Total rainfall: 7mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 30 km/h.
Freezing level: Lowering to 2300 metres afternoon.
Windy
22 APRIL
MONDAY
Max1°C
Rain, possibly heavy at first, with snow to 1900 metres, gradually clearing. Strong or gale northerlies easing.
Freezing level: Lowering to 2300 metres.
Issued at: 1:40pm Fri 19 Apr
Showers
23 APRIL
TUESDAY
Showers, falling as snow to 2000 metres, clearing later. Southerlies developing.
Freezing level: Rising to 2800 metres.
Issued at: 1:40pm Fri 19 Apr

Whakapapa computer generated extended forecast

Fine
24 APRIL
WEDNESDAY
Fine with not much wind.
Issued at: 5:46pm Fri 19 Apr
Fine
25 APRIL
THURSDAY
Fine. Little wind.
Issued at: 5:46pm Fri 19 Apr

Days 1-5 are mountain region forecasts for Tongariro National Park produced by our team of meteorologists.
Days 6-7 are site-specific forecasts for Whakapapa ski field which have been automatically generated by MetService's computer weather modeling system and have not been moderated by our team of meteorologists.

Severe Weather Information for Whakapapa Ski Field