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Wind, waves & weather forecast Twizel/Lake Pukaki

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  • Sunrise: 07:58
  • Sunset: 17:33
Last update: 04:41 local time
Local date Friday, Jul 31 Saturday, Aug 01
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 5
5
5
5
5
5
6
6
5
4
5
4
3
2
2
4
Wind gusts (kts)
5
5
6
6
8
9
6
7
6
5
6
5
3
2
3
5
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.5
1.4
1.4
1.3
1.2
1.3
1.3
1.4
1.8
2.4
2.7
2.9
2.9
2.9
2.7
2.6
Wave period (s)
17
16
16
16
16
16
15
15
14
11
11
12
14
14
13
13
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 967 967 965 965 964 962 960 959 958 956 957 960 962 961 962 962
Air temperature (°C)
1
1
1
3
7
7
3
3
3
3
4
3
8
8
3
2
Local date Sunday, Aug 02 Monday, Aug 03
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 5
6
6
6
3
3
3
3
2
4
4
4
5
4
4
3
Wind gusts (kts)
6
7
8
8
12
4
4
4
3
4
5
5
7
5
5
4
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.4
2.2
2.0
1.9
2.2
2.6
2.9
3.1
3.1
3.0
3.0
3.0
3.1
3.3
3.5
3.6
Wave period (s)
13
13
12
12
11
11
12
13
13
13
13
13
14
17
17
16
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 962 961 958 957 957 958 959 960 959 956 955 954 954 952 951 950
Air temperature (°C)
2
2
2
3
9
9
4
3
3
3
3
4
10
11
6
4
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Local date Tuesday, Aug 04 Wednesday, Aug 05
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 3
2
3
5
10
13
7
5
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
6
Wind gusts (kts)
3
3
4
7
24
28
8
5
5
5
5
6
8
9
6
7
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.7
3.7
3.8
3.9
4.0
4.2
4.3
4.3
4.5
4.3
4.1
4.0
3.8
3.6
3.4
3.2
Wave period (s)
16
16
15
15
15
14
14
15
15
15
16
16
15
15
15
15
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
3
7
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 947 943 943 942 946 948 952 955 957 958 958 960 959 958 958 958
Air temperature (°C)
5
5
5
5
7
5
2
1
0
0
0
2
6
7
2
2
Local date Thursday, Aug 06 Friday, Aug 07
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 5
4
4
5
8
6
3
5
5
6
4
1
4
3
2
1
Wind gusts (kts)
6
6
6
6
17
12
4
7
6
8
5
1
5
4
3
1
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.1
3.0
3.0
3.1
3.1
3.2
3.3
3.4
3.5
3.6
3.6
3.7
3.7
3.7
3.7
3.8
Wave period (s)
15
15
14
14
14
14
14
14
14
14
14
14
14
14
14
14
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
5
1
2
0
Air pressure (hPa) 957 954 953 952 951 948 946 943 938 934 932 931 931 930 929 929
Air temperature (°C)
2
2
4
5
9
9
3
3
2
3
4
4
6
6
3
0
Local date Saturday, Aug 08 Sunday, Aug 09
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 5
3
4
3
5
13
11
9
6
5
7
7
Wind gusts (kts)
7
4
5
3
7
35
30
20
12
6
9
10
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.8
3.8
3.8
3.8
3.7
3.6
3.5
3.4
3.2
3.1
2.9
2.8
Wave period (s)
14
13
13
13
13
13
13
13
13
13
12
12
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 929 930 933 936 935 933 931 934 937 940 943 945
Air temperature (°C)
2
1
1
2
5
5
4
1
0
-1
-2
-1

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 13 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.

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