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Wind, waves & weather forecast Twizel/Lake Pukaki

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  • Sunrise: 06:38
  • Sunset: 18:29
Last update: 11:35 local time
Local date Wednesday, Sep 17 Thursday, Sep 18
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 7
7
5
5
5
2
3
4
6
6
7
8
10
11
8
7
Wind gusts (kts)
9
9
6
7
6
2
4
5
7
8
9
11
14
15
12
10
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.9
2.5
2.2
2.0
1.9
1.8
1.6
1.5
1.4
1.3
1.3
1.4
1.6
1.9
2.0
1.9
Wave period (s)
11
11
11
10
10
9
9
9
15
15
20
20
19
19
18
18
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 954 956 958 961 962 962 963 963 963 962 960 959 956 953 951 950
Air temperature (°C)
4
4
3
6
9
10
8
6
5
4
3
7
10
12
9
8
Local date Friday, Sep 19 Saturday, Sep 20
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 8
8
10
14
16
14
11
10
8
8
7
5
4
9
8
6
Wind gusts (kts)
13
13
15
27
29
26
21
17
13
11
9
7
6
12
11
7
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.9
1.9
2.5
3.3
3.7
3.9
3.9
3.7
3.6
4.0
4.2
3.8
3.4
2.9
2.5
2.1
Wave period (s)
17
17
8
9
10
11
12
12
13
13
13
12
12
12
11
10
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
1
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
3
0
Air pressure (hPa) 949 947 944 945 944 942 942 943 942 942 943 946 948 950 952 956
Air temperature (°C)
6
6
6
8
8
8
6
4
3
4
4
6
8
7
5
3
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Local date Sunday, Sep 21 Monday, Sep 22
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
2
3
2
5
7
9
8
8
7
8
6
4
Wind gusts (kts)
5
4
3
4
3
4
3
7
9
11
10
10
15
16
10
5
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.8
1.6
1.5
1.4
1.5
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.5
1.5
1.6
1.9
2.2
2.4
2.5
2.5
Wave period (s)
9
9
8
13
13
12
12
12
11
11
11
13
13
13
12
11
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 956 956 956 957 957 956 957 958 958 958 958 960 960 962 965 967
Air temperature (°C)
0
-1
0
4
9
10
6
4
3
3
3
7
13
12
9
6
Local date Tuesday, Sep 23 Wednesday, Sep 24
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 5
7
9
12
14
14
13
14
15
16
15
18
19
17
13
Wind gusts (kts)
6
8
11
15
25
28
23
21
27
35
35
41
41
35
29
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.4
2.1
2.0
1.9
1.8
1.7
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.8
1.9
2.0
2.2
Wave period (s)
11
11
11
13
13
13
13
20
13
19
19
18
18
17
17
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 968 968 968 968 967 966 965 965 963 961 960 960 958 956 955
Air temperature (°C)
6
6
6
11
16
16
10
7
7
6
6
10
13
13
10

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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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