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Wind, waves & weather forecast Twizel/Lake Pukaki

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  • Sunrise: 07:15
  • Sunset: 18:02
Last update: 11:15 local time
Local date Thursday, Apr 17 Friday, Apr 18
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 10
11
13
14
15
14
13
13
12
10
9
9
9
8
6
5
Wind gusts (kts)
11
13
15
16
18
17
15
16
14
13
12
11
10
10
7
6
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.7
1.5
1.4
1.4
1.3
1.3
1.4
1.5
1.6
1.7
1.9
2.2
2.3
2.4
2.5
2.7
Wave period (s)
8
14
14
14
13
13
13
13
13
13
12
13
13
12
12
12
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
1
1
2
2
1
1
1
2
Air pressure (hPa) 974 975 974 974 973 972 971 970 968 968 967 965 965 962 961 961
Air temperature (°C)
8
6
6
6
7
6
5
5
6
8
9
10
12
12
11
11
Local date Saturday, Apr 19 Sunday, Apr 20
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 3
3
5
7
8
10
11
11
10
10
9
10
8
7
3
2
Wind gusts (kts)
4
5
9
12
16
19
18
18
16
14
13
13
11
8
4
2
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.3
4.0
4.1
3.9
3.6
3.3
3.0
2.8
2.6
2.4
2.3
2.2
2.1
2.0
2.0
2.0
Wave period (s)
12
12
12
11
11
10
10
9
9
8
15
21
20
19
18
18
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 959 958 956 957 956 954 955 956 957 957 958 960 960 960 960 961
Air temperature (°C)
11
11
11
12
14
15
13
13
13
12
11
11
13
14
11
9
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Local date Monday, Apr 21 Tuesday, Apr 22
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 2
1
1
2
2
3
3
3
2
2
2
3
5
6
5
5
Wind gusts (kts)
2
1
2
2
2
3
4
4
2
3
3
4
6
6
6
7
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.9
1.9
1.9
1.9
1.8
1.7
1.7
1.8
1.8
1.6
1.5
1.3
1.3
1.2
1.2
1.3
Wave period (s)
17
17
16
16
16
15
15
15
15
14
14
14
14
14
14
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) 961 961 962 964 965 966 967 969 970 970 971 972 972 972 972 974
Air temperature (°C)
7
7
6
11
14
15
11
10
11
11
10
11
12
13
10
9
Local date Wednesday, Apr 23 Thursday, Apr 24
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 6
6
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
4
4
3
3
4
3
Wind gusts (kts)
7
7
7
7
8
6
6
6
6
5
5
4
4
4
4
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.0
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.9
1.0
1.1
1.2
1.3
1.3
Wave period (s)
13
13
13
13
13
13
13
12
12
14
14
14
13
13
13
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 974 974 974 975 974 973 973 974 974 974 974 975 974 973 974
Air temperature (°C)
8
6
6
9
13
13
10
10
10
10
10
11
14
15
11

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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.

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