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Wind, waves & weather forecast Twizel/Lake Pukaki

Spot profile
  • Sunrise: 07:16
  • Sunset: 18:01
Last update: 22:41 local time
Local date Sunday, Apr 19 Monday, 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) 5
6
6
5
7
7
7
6
6
6
5
4
5
2
7
7
Wind gusts (kts)
5
7
7
6
9
9
8
8
7
7
6
5
7
3
10
11
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.9
1.9
1.8
1.7
1.7
1.8
1.9
2.2
2.3
2.5
2.7
2.9
3.0
3.1
3.2
3.1
Wave period (s)
15
15
15
16
16
16
16
16
16
16
16
19
19
18
17
17
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
1
Air pressure (hPa) 970 969 969 970 969 968 967 968 968 967 967 968 968 968 970 972
Air temperature (°C)
8
8
7
11
16
18
13
11
10
9
9
12
15
14
11
9
Local date Tuesday, Apr 21 Wednesday, 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) 6
4
4
3
3
3
4
3
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
Wind gusts (kts)
8
6
4
3
3
3
5
4
3
3
3
2
3
2
3
2
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.0
2.8
2.7
2.5
2.4
2.2
2.0
1.9
1.8
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.6
Wave period (s)
17
16
16
16
15
15
15
14
14
14
14
14
15
14
14
14
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 972 972 973 974 974 973 974 975 976 975 975 976 975 974 974 975
Air temperature (°C)
9
8
8
8
11
13
10
8
7
6
6
10
14
16
11
9
Local date Thursday, Apr 23 Friday, Apr 24
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 2
2
3
3
1
1
3
1
2
2
4
3
3
4
4
4
Wind gusts (kts)
2
3
4
3
2
2
4
2
2
2
4
4
5
6
6
5
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.6
1.6
1.5
1.5
1.4
1.4
1.4
1.3
1.3
1.2
1.2
1.3
1.4
1.5
1.7
1.8
Wave period (s)
14
14
14
14
14
13
14
13
13
13
13
14
15
15
17
17
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 975 974 974 974 974 972 972 973 972 971 971 970 968 966 965 964
Air temperature (°C)
8
8
7
11
15
16
11
9
8
7
7
11
16
18
13
12
Local date Saturday, Apr 25 Sunday, Apr 26
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 4
4
3
3
5
5
2
7
13
11
5
4
2
4
3
4
Wind gusts (kts)
5
6
4
4
14
12
3
10
20
16
9
6
4
5
5
5
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.9
2.1
2.2
2.4
2.6
2.7
2.8
2.9
3.0
3.1
3.1
3.2
3.3
3.3
3.2
3.1
Wave period (s)
17
15
15
14
13
12
11
12
12
12
11
12
12
12
12
12
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
5
8
13
0
1
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 962 960 957 956 954 951 951 952 952 954 956 957 957 956 956 956
Air temperature (°C)
12
11
9
12
16
18
14
14
9
7
6
6
7
8
7
7
Local date Monday, Apr 27 Tuesday, Apr 28
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 3
3
3
3
3
3
3
2
2
3
4
4
Wind gusts (kts)
3
4
4
4
3
3
4
3
3
4
5
4
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.0
3.0
2.9
2.9
2.8
2.8
2.7
2.6
2.6
2.6
2.5
2.5
Wave period (s)
12
13
13
13
13
13
13
13
13
13
13
13
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 956 955 955 956 955 953 952 952 951 950 949 949
Air temperature (°C)
5
5
6
6
9
11
8
6
5
4
4
7

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.

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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