Wind, waves & weather forecast Queenstown/Lake Wakatipu

Report from local weather station at 21:00 local time.
  • Sunrise
    7:32
  • Sunset
    17:52
  • Local time
     (UTC +12)
  • Elevation
    354 m
Last update:
16:40 local time
This forecast is based on the GFS model

Thursday, Apr 26

Wind
Weather
00h
5kts
max 7kts
8° C
984hpa
03h
5kts
max 7kts
8° C
984hpa
06h
4kts
max 7kts
9° C
984hpa
09h
4kts
max 5kts
12° C
985hpa
12h
5kts
max 6kts
18° C
984hpa
15h
4kts
max 6kts
19° C
983hpa
18h
4kts
max 5kts
13° C
982hpa
21h
4kts
max 5kts
12° C
982hpa

Friday, Apr 27

Wind
Weather
00h
4kts
max 6kts
11° C
980hpa
03h
4kts
max 6kts
10° C
978hpa
06h
4kts
max 5kts
11° C
976hpa
09h
6kts
max 9kts
12° C
975hpa
12h
6kts
max 11kts
0mm
13° C
974hpa
15h
4kts
max 6kts
13° C
973hpa
18h
3kts
max 4kts
2mm
11° C
973hpa
21h
10kts
max 15kts
7mm
8° C
975hpa

Saturday, Apr 28

Wind
Weather
00h
5kts
max 8kts
7mm
7° C
976hpa
03h
5kts
max 8kts
5mm
7° C
977hpa
06h
5kts
max 7kts
3mm
6° C
978hpa
09h
6kts
max 8kts
1mm
7° C
979hpa
12h
6kts
max 9kts
8° C
979hpa
15h
6kts
max 8kts
8° C
978hpa
18h
6kts
max 8kts
6° C
979hpa
21h
5kts
max 6kts
5° C
979hpa

Sunday, Apr 29

Wind
Weather
00h
5kts
max 7kts
5° C
979hpa
03h
5kts
max 6kts
4° C
977hpa
06h
5kts
max 6kts
4° C
977hpa
09h
5kts
max 7kts
6° C
976hpa
12h
6kts
max 7kts
9° C
975hpa
15h
5kts
max 6kts
10° C
973hpa
18h
4kts
max 5kts
7° C
973hpa
21h
2kts
max 3kts
5° C
974hpa

Monday, Apr 30

Wind
Weather
00h
2kts
max 3kts
4° C
974hpa
03h
2kts
max 3kts
4° C
973hpa
06h
2kts
max 3kts
4° C
973hpa
09h
3kts
max 3kts
8° C
975hpa
12h
2kts
max 3kts
10° C
975hpa
15h
3kts
max 3kts
11° C
974hpa
18h
1kts
max 2kts
8° C
974hpa
21h
2kts
max 3kts
7° C
975hpa

Tuesday, May 01

Wind
Weather
00h
2kts
max 2kts
4° C
975hpa
03h
1kts
max 2kts
4° C
974hpa
06h
3kts
max 4kts
5° C
974hpa
09h
2kts
max 2kts
9° C
975hpa
12h
1kts
max 2kts
13° C
976hpa
15h
3kts
max 3kts
15° C
975hpa
18h
3kts
max 4kts
9° C
974hpa
21h
4kts
max 5kts
8° C
975hpa

Wednesday, May 02

Wind
Weather
00h
5kts
max 6kts
8° C
974hpa
03h
6kts
max 8kts
7° C
974hpa
06h
6kts
max 9kts
9° C
974hpa
09h
9kts
max 15kts
0mm
10° C
976hpa
12h
8kts
max 11kts
9° C
979hpa
15h
6kts
max 8kts
9° C
980hpa
18h
4kts
max 5kts
5° C
982hpa
21h
3kts
max 4kts
3° C
984hpa

Thursday, May 03

Wind
Weather
00h
0kts
max 1kts
2° C
985hpa
03h
1kts
max 2kts
2° C
985hpa
06h
2kts
max 2kts
2° C
985hpa
09h
2kts
max 3kts
6° C
986hpa
12h
3kts
max 4kts
12° C
986hpa
15h
3kts
max 5kts
14° C
986hpa
18h
3kts
max 4kts
6° C
986hpa
21h
4kts
max 5kts
6° C
987hpa

Friday, May 04

Wind
Weather
00h
4kts
max 5kts
5° C
987hpa
03h
4kts
max 5kts
5° C
987hpa
06h
4kts
max 5kts
5° C
987hpa
09h
4kts
max 5kts
8° C
986hpa
12h
5kts
max 7kts
13° C
985hpa
15h
6kts
max 8kts
15° C
983hpa
18h
5kts
max 7kts
8° C
983hpa
21h
5kts
max 6kts
6° C
983hpa

Saturday, May 05

Wind
Weather
00h
5kts
max 6kts
6° C
982hpa
03h
4kts
max 6kts
6° C
981hpa
06h
4kts
max 6kts
6° C
980hpa
09h
4kts
max 5kts
8° C
981hpa
12h
5kts
max 7kts
15° C
980hpa
15h
4kts
max 5kts
13° C
979hpa
18h
4kts
max 5kts
11° C
979hpa
21h
4kts
max 6kts
11° C
980hpa

Sunday, May 06

Wind
Weather
00h
4kts
max 5kts
9° C
980hpa
03h
3kts
max 5kts
8° C
980hpa
06h
3kts
max 4kts
7° C
980hpa
09h
4kts
max 5kts
10° C
981hpa

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Queenstown/Lake Wakatipu in Otago, 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 5:00 PM, 11:00 PM, 5:00 AM and 11:00 AM New Zealand Standard Time. Predictions are available in time steps of 3 hours for up to 10 days into the future. The arrows point in the direction that the wind is blowing.

Check the wind forecast for Queenstown/Lake Wakatipu 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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