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Mount Ruapehu Snow Forecast - 7 day - 21st May 2018

Mount Ruapehu Snow Forecast

Snow Forecast and Weather Outlook for Mount Ruapehu, New Zealand from 21 May.

Mount Ruapehu Snow Forecast Highlights
Next Snow Expected21 May
Next Snow Amount2cm1in
Next 7 Days129cm51in
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Snow Forecast by day for Mount Ruapehu
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun

For Forecast detail, see below.

 When will it next snow in Mount Ruapehu?

The next notable snow forecast for Mount Ruapehu is 3cm1in, expected on 21 May, with around 129cm51in forecast over the next 7 days. There is some snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

Powder Possible :- 34cm13in of Fresh Snow is forecast for Mount Ruapehu over the next 2 days.

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

Mount Ruapehu 7-Day Snow Forecast Detail

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Summary Weather and Snow Forecast for Mount Ruapehu
Snow SummaryMon
21
Tue
22
Wed
23
Thu
24
Fri
25
Sat
26
Sun
27
Wind (top)NW F8
Gale
NW F8
Gale
W F7
Gale
W F8
Gale
W F8
Gale
SW F9
Gale
W F9
Gale
Top
0℃32°F
Patchy Snow
+3cm+1in
-1℃30°F
Patchy Snow
+3cm+1in
1℃34°F
Snow
+34cm+13in
-2℃28°F
Patchy Snow
+5cm+2in
-4℃25°F
Thunder Snow
+14cm+6in
-2℃28°F
H.Snow
+23cm+9in
-1℃30°F
H.Snow
+48cm+19in
Wind (mid)NW F8
Gale
NW F7
Gale
W F7
Gale
W F8
Gale
W F8
Gale
SW F8
Gale
W F8
Gale
Mid-Mountain
2℃36°F
Patchy Snow
+2cm+1in
1℃34°F
Patchy Snow
+2cm+1in
2℃36°F
Snow
+31cm+12in
0℃32°F
Patchy Snow
+5cm+2in
-2℃28°F
Thunder Snow
+14cm+6in
0℃32°F
H.Snow
+21cm+8in
1℃34°F
H.Snow
+44cm+17in
Wind (valley)NW F3NW F3NW F3W F3NW F3W F3W F3
Town
10℃50°F
L.Snow
+2cm+1in
9℃48°F
L.Snow
+2cm+1in
10℃50°F
Thunder Snow
+27cm+11in
8℃46°F
Patchy Snow
+4cm+2in
7℃45°F
Snow
+13cm+5in
8℃46°F
L.Snow
+20cm+8in
7℃45°F
H.Snow
+40cm+16in
New Snow+3cm+1in+3cm+1in+34cm+13in+5cm+2in+14cm+6in+23cm+9in+48cm+19in
Snow Line

varying 2,021m6,631ft
to 1,698m5,571ft

varying 1,954m6,411ft
to 1,644m5,394ft

varying 1,763m5,784ft
to 1,625m5,331ft

varying 1,676m5,499ft
to 1,625m5,331ft

1,625m5,331ft

varying 1,801m5,909ft
to 1,625m5,331ft

varying 1,898m6,227ft
to 1,625m5,331ft

Min Town5℃41°F5℃41°F0℃32°F1℃34°F-1℃30°F1℃34°F-1℃30°F
Max Town10℃50°F9℃48°F10℃50°F8℃46°F7℃45°F8℃46°F7℃45°F

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.

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Mount Ruapehu Forecast Snowfall

Seven day Snow Forecast data for Mount Ruapehu

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Snow Forecasts for Ski Resorts near Mount Ruapehu
Snow Forecast 48HrMonTueWedThuFriSatSun 7Day
Whakapapa5cm2in 129cm51in
Cardrona13cm5in 36cm14in
Coronet Peak16cm6in 44cm17in
Mount Dobson17cm7in 37cm15in
Mount Ruapehu5cm2in 129cm51in
The Remarkables13cm5in 38cm15in
Treble Cone14cm5in 37cm14in
Turoa5cm2in 61cm24in

Mount Ruapehu 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 Mount Ruapehu
TownSnow toWeatherTemp
Town
Wind
Mon
21
L.Snow

2cm to 3cm1in New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 2,021m6,631ft to 1,698m5,571ft, with rain below.

Patchy snowMax 10℃50°F
Min 5℃41°F
NW
Breeze
Tue
22
L.Snow

2cm to 3cm1in New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 1,954m6,411ft to 1,644m5,394ft, with rain below.

Light snow at altitude.
Snowfall to around 1,644m5,394ft.
L.drizzle below.

Max 9℃48°F
Min 5℃41°F
NW
Breeze
Wed
23
Thunder Snow

27cm to 34cm11in to 13in New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 1,763m5,784ft to resort level.

Snow showersMax 10℃50°F
Min 0℃32°F
NW
Breeze
Thu
24
Patchy Snow

4cm to 5cm2in New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 1,676m5,499ft to resort level.

Patchy snowMax 8℃46°F
Min 1℃34°F
W
Breeze
Fri
25
Snow

13cm to 14cm5in to 6in New Snow
Snow falling to resort level.

Moderate/heavy snow with thunderMax 7℃45°F
Min -1℃30°F
NW
Breeze
Sat
26
L.Snow

20cm to 23cm8in to 9in New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 1,801m5,909ft to resort level.

Heavy snowMax 8℃46°F
Min 1℃34°F
W
Breeze
Sun
27
H.Snow

40cm to 48cm16in to 19in New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 1,898m6,227ft to resort level.

Heavy snowMax 7℃45°F
Min -1℃30°F
W
Breeze
Mon
28
Snow

16cm to 19cm6in to 7in New Snow
Snow falling to resort level.

Patchy heavy snowMax 3℃37°F
Min -1℃30°F
S
Light
Tue
29
Snow

2cm1in New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 1,702m5,584ft to resort level.

Snow showersMax 2℃36°F
Min -2℃28°F
SE
Light
Wed
30
Cloud

1cm to 2cm1in New Snow
Snow falling to resort level.

Partly cloudyMax 7℃45°F
Min -3℃27°F
S
Light
Thu
31
Fog

FairMax 10℃50°F
Min 0℃32°F
S
Light
Fri
01
Shwrs

up to 1cm New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 2,010m6,594ft to 1,856m6,089ft, with rain below.

Snow showers at altitude.
Snowfall to around 1,856m6,089ft.
Shwrs below.

Max 6℃43°F
Min 3℃37°F
SW
Light
Sat
02
Shwrs

2cm to 4cm1in New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 2,010m6,594ft to 1,856m6,089ft, with rain below.

Snow showers at altitude.
Snowfall to around 1,856m6,089ft.
Shwrs below.

Max 6℃43°F
Min 3℃37°F
NW
Light
Sun
03
Snow

8cm to 12cm3in to 5in New Snow
Snow Line ranging from 2,010m6,594ft to resort level.

Snow showersMax 7℃45°F
Min 0℃32°F
SW
Light

This Snow Forecast for Mount Ruapehu, 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 Mount Ruapehu, 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.

Mount Ruapehu Snow Forecast built at 14:12, next update at 02:00.

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