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Wind, waves & weather forecast Twizel/Lake Pukaki

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  • Sunrise: 07:56
  • Sunset: 17:34
Last update: 04:56 local time
Local date Friday, Aug 01 Saturday, Aug 02
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 15
15
17
17
19
18
15
16
17
16
12
9
9
8
7
6
Wind gusts (kts)
28
36
43
46
48
43
37
36
39
40
18
13
13
11
9
8
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.8
3.7
3.7
3.7
3.7
3.8
3.8
3.9
3.9
4.0
4.1
4.2
4.1
3.9
3.7
3.5
Wave period (s)
16
16
15
15
15
15
15
15
15
15
14
14
14
14
15
15
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
14
13
10
6
0
Air pressure (hPa) 965 965 964 964 965 964 965 964 962 961 960 959 960 959 960 961
Air temperature (°C)
8
8
9
8
10
11
8
8
8
9
9
9
8
8
7
6
Local date Sunday, Aug 03 Monday, Aug 04
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 4
1
4
1
2
3
2
2
3
5
5
6
7
8
9
10
Wind gusts (kts)
5
2
5
1
2
4
3
2
4
6
6
7
9
10
11
13
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.4
3.3
3.3
3.2
3.0
2.8
2.6
2.5
2.3
2.1
2.0
1.9
1.8
1.7
1.6
1.5
Wave period (s)
14
20
19
18
18
17
16
16
16
15
15
14
14
14
13
13
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 962 964 967 970 972 973 975 977 978 978 978 979 978 977 976 976
Air temperature (°C)
6
5
4
3
5
6
2
2
3
3
3
4
8
8
5
4
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Local date Tuesday, Aug 05 Wednesday, Aug 06
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
11
10
11
13
14
15
13
11
10
11
12
12
12
12
Wind gusts (kts)
13
15
16
13
15
18
27
33
26
15
13
15
17
19
19
18
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.4
1.4
1.6
1.9
2.2
2.5
2.8
2.9
3.0
3.2
3.3
3.3
3.2
3.2
3.1
3.0
Wave period (s)
13
13
12
12
16
16
16
17
17
16
16
17
17
17
17
17
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 975 974 973 974 974 971 969 968 968 969 969 971 970 969 969 970
Air temperature (°C)
4
5
6
7
8
8
6
7
7
7
7
7
9
9
8
8
Local date Thursday, Aug 07 Friday, Aug 08
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
14
14
14
15
12
10
9
8
8
8
Wind gusts (kts)
20
22
25
31
29
21
15
12
11
10
11
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.9
2.8
2.6
2.5
2.6
2.5
2.5
2.6
2.7
2.8
2.8
Wave period (s)
16
16
16
16
15
15
15
15
15
15
15
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 970 970 969 969 969 970 971 973 974 975 976
Air temperature (°C)
8
7
7
8
10
9
8
7
7
4
3

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 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.

Units Our default units are knots and degrees Celsius. These are often used by sailors, kiters, surfers, windsurfers or paragliders. You can change units on our settings page.

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