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Wind, waves & weather forecast Twizel/Lake Pukaki

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  • Sunrise: 07:56
  • Sunset: 17:34
Last update: 11:17 local time
Local date Thursday, Jul 31 Friday, 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) 14
15
17
16
15
15
15
15
16
16
16
16
17
16
14
16
Wind gusts (kts)
20
24
30
25
23
31
30
24
31
37
41
42
46
44
41
39
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
4.2
4.6
4.8
4.8
4.7
4.5
4.3
4.0
3.8
3.7
3.6
3.7
3.7
3.8
3.9
4.0
Wave period (s)
13
14
15
16
16
16
16
16
16
16
15
15
15
15
15
15
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
1
2
1
0
0
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 962 964 965 965 966 966 966 966 966 965 965 965 965 964 964 963
Air temperature (°C)
5
5
5
5
7
9
8
8
8
9
9
9
10
10
8
8
Local date Saturday, Aug 02 Sunday, 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) 15
13
11
10
9
9
7
5
4
1
4
9
7
6
4
2
Wind gusts (kts)
40
31
17
15
14
13
9
7
5
1
5
10
7
6
4
3
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
4.3
4.7
4.7
4.4
4.2
4.0
3.9
3.7
3.5
3.3
3.2
3.2
3.1
2.9
2.8
2.5
Wave period (s)
15
15
14
14
14
15
15
15
14
14
19
18
18
17
16
16
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
6
8
9
8
3
2
0
0
0
1
3
1
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 962 961 960 961 963 963 964 964 964 964 965 969 971 972 974 975
Air temperature (°C)
9
9
9
9
9
9
7
6
5
4
5
3
4
4
-1
-2
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Local date Monday, Aug 04 Tuesday, 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) 1
1
3
5
7
8
8
9
11
11
10
11
13
13
14
14
Wind gusts (kts)
2
2
4
6
8
9
10
11
14
15
13
16
17
20
29
33
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.3
2.1
2.0
1.9
1.8
1.7
1.6
1.5
1.4
1.5
1.7
1.9
2.1
2.3
2.5
2.7
Wave period (s)
16
15
15
14
14
14
13
13
13
13
12
12
13
14
15
15
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
Air pressure (hPa) 976 976 976 977 977 975 975 975 973 972 972 973 973 971 969 967
Air temperature (°C)
-1
0
1
4
7
8
4
4
4
5
6
6
8
8
6
7
Local date Wednesday, Aug 06 Thursday, Aug 07
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 14
13
12
12
15
17
15
16
16
15
14
14
16
16
11
Wind gusts (kts)
30
22
16
17
26
30
33
37
37
35
32
34
36
34
20
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.9
3.1
3.1
3.0
3.1
3.1
3.1
3.2
3.2
3.3
3.3
3.4
3.6
3.8
4.0
Wave period (s)
15
15
15
15
18
17
17
17
16
16
16
16
15
15
15
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
1
1
3
3
Air pressure (hPa) 968 969 969 970 969 967 965 965 964 963 963 963 963 962 962
Air temperature (°C)
7
6
5
4
8
8
7
7
7
7
8
8
9
9
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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