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Wind, waves & weather forecast Twizel/Lake Pukaki

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  • Sunrise: 06:40
  • Sunset: 18:28
Last update: 11:17 local time
Local date Tuesday, Sep 16 Wednesday, Sep 17
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 7
9
9
8
9
7
3
2
6
4
1
2
2
2
3
5
Wind gusts (kts)
11
13
13
11
12
9
4
3
7
5
2
3
2
2
4
7
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.0
2.4
3.0
3.7
3.9
3.6
3.5
3.2
2.9
2.6
2.3
2.1
1.9
1.8
1.6
1.5
Wave period (s)
13
13
13
13
13
13
12
12
11
11
11
10
10
9
9
16
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
0
1
1
1
0
0
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 955 954 952 952 953 953 955 957 958 959 962 964 965 965 966 967
Air temperature (°C)
5
4
4
6
8
8
7
6
6
5
3
6
10
11
8
7
Local date Thursday, Sep 18 Friday, Sep 19
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 6
8
8
8
9
9
7
7
7
7
4
3
1
2
4
3
Wind gusts (kts)
8
11
10
11
12
12
9
10
9
9
5
4
1
2
6
4
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.4
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.4
1.5
1.8
1.8
1.7
1.6
1.6
1.5
1.6
1.7
1.9
1.9
Wave period (s)
15
15
20
20
19
19
18
18
17
17
16
16
16
15
10
10
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
Air pressure (hPa) 967 966 965 964 963 959 958 957 956 954 953 952 950 948 947 948
Air temperature (°C)
6
5
3
7
9
10
8
8
8
7
5
8
12
12
10
8
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Local date Saturday, Sep 20 Sunday, Sep 21
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 4
3
3
3
5
14
11
9
9
5
2
2
5
10
11
12
Wind gusts (kts)
5
4
4
4
6
28
21
36
28
10
3
2
7
11
14
16
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.0
2.3
3.5
3.9
3.5
3.7
3.6
3.3
3.0
2.7
2.4
2.3
2.2
2.4
2.8
3.0
Wave period (s)
10
13
12
12
12
11
11
12
12
12
12
12
11
11
9
10
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
1
1
1
2
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 947 947 947 947 946 948 951 954 957 959 961 961 959 957 956 955
Air temperature (°C)
7
6
6
7
8
8
5
3
3
1
1
5
9
10
7
5
Local date Monday, Sep 22 Tuesday, Sep 23
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 8
7
7
6
8
14
11
4
3
1
2
7
11
13
10
Wind gusts (kts)
11
10
9
11
19
26
29
18
12
3
4
9
13
14
13
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.6
4.1
4.2
4.2
4.3
4.5
4.5
4.1
3.7
3.2
2.8
2.6
2.5
2.5
2.8
Wave period (s)
10
11
12
12
12
12
12
12
13
13
13
13
13
13
9
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 954 953 953 954 953 953 956 959 961 962 963 963 961 958 958
Air temperature (°C)
6
4
4
6
9
9
5
1
1
1
2
8
12
12
8

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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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