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Wind, waves & weather forecast Twizel/Lake Pukaki

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  • Sunrise: 07:15
  • Sunset: 18:02
Last update: 22:40 local time
Local date Friday, Apr 18 Saturday, Apr 19
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 12
10
10
9
8
8
6
5
3
6
7
10
12
11
8
8
Wind gusts (kts)
15
12
14
11
10
10
8
6
5
9
12
16
17
15
12
12
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.6
1.7
2.0
2.1
2.2
2.4
2.6
3.0
3.8
4.4
4.3
3.9
3.3
2.9
2.6
2.4
Wave period (s)
13
13
13
13
12
12
12
12
12
12
12
11
10
10
9
8
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
1
0
1
1
1
1
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
Air pressure (hPa) 969 968 967 966 965 963 962 961 960 959 958 958 957 956 955 956
Air temperature (°C)
7
7
9
10
12
12
11
12
12
12
11
12
15
15
13
13
Local date Sunday, Apr 20 Monday, Apr 21
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 9
9
8
7
5
5
4
4
1
1
1
2
4
5
5
5
Wind gusts (kts)
13
13
11
9
7
6
5
5
2
2
2
2
5
6
6
6
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.2
2.1
2.0
1.9
1.9
1.9
1.9
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
1.8
Wave period (s)
8
15
15
21
20
19
18
18
17
17
16
16
16
15
15
15
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 957 957 957 958 957 956 956 958 960 961 961 963 964 963 964 966
Air temperature (°C)
12
11
10
11
14
14
11
9
10
8
7
11
14
14
12
10
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Local date Tuesday, Apr 22 Wednesday, Apr 23
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 4
5
4
2
1
1
2
2
2
4
6
7
9
9
8
9
Wind gusts (kts)
5
6
5
2
2
2
3
2
3
6
7
9
11
11
11
11
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.6
1.5
1.4
1.3
1.3
1.5
1.8
1.8
1.8
1.6
1.5
1.4
1.3
1.2
1.1
1.0
Wave period (s)
15
14
14
14
14
14
14
13
13
13
13
13
13
12
12
12
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 967 967 968 970 970 970 970 972 971 971 970 971 970 969 969 969
Air temperature (°C)
9
8
6
8
11
11
9
9
8
8
6
7
12
12
8
7
Local date Thursday, Apr 24 Friday, Apr 25
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 8
5
1
4
5
4
2
2
4
5
5
Wind gusts (kts)
10
6
2
5
5
4
3
3
6
6
6
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.9
0.9
1.1
1.2
1.3
1.3
1.4
1.4
1.4
1.3
1.2
Wave period (s)
14
14
14
13
13
13
13
13
13
12
12
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 969 969 970 971 972 971 972 973 973 973 973
Air temperature (°C)
6
7
7
8
12
12
8
6
7
6
6

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Twizel/Lake Pukaki in Canterbury, New Zealand. Windfinder specializes in wind, waves, tides and weather reports & forecasts for wind related sports like kitesurfing, windsurfing, surfing, sailing or paragliding.

The Forecast is based on the GFS model. Forecasts are available worldwide. The horizontal resolution is about 27 km. Forecasts are computed 4 times a day, at about 5am, 11am, 5pm and 11pm UTC. Predictions are available in time steps of 3 hours for up to 7 days into the future. The arrows point in the direction that the wind is blowing.

Check the wind forecast for Twizel/Lake Pukaki when you want to find the best last minute travel destination for your kiteboarding, windsurfing or sailing vacation in New Zealand.

Units Our default units are knots and degrees Celsius. These are often used by sailors, kiters, surfers, windsurfers or paragliders. You can change units on our settings page.

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