Wind, waves & weather forecast
Queenstown/Lake Wakatipu

Report from local weather station at 21:00 local time.
  • Sunrise
    6:30
  • Sunset
    18:43
  • Local time
     (UTC +12)
  • Elevation
    354 m
Last update:
16:39 local time
This forecast is based on the GFS model

Monday, Sep 24

Wind
Weather
00h
3kts
max 4kts
5mm
6° C
971hpa
03h
2kts
max 3kts
2mm
5° C
969hpa
06h
2kts
max 2kts
3° C
968hpa
09h
1kts
max 2kts
6° C
967hpa
12h
5kts
max 5kts
1mm
8° C
966hpa
15h
8kts
max 11kts
2mm
7° C
965hpa
18h
7kts
max 13kts
3mm
4° C
966hpa
21h
8kts
max 15kts
1mm
3° C
968hpa

Tuesday, Sep 25

Wind
Weather
00h
6kts
max 7kts
1° C
968hpa
03h
5kts
max 6kts
-1° C
968hpa
06h
5kts
max 7kts
-3° C
967hpa
09h
5kts
max 7kts
2° C
966hpa
12h
8kts
max 25kts
6° C
964hpa
15h
11kts
max 24kts
0mm
7° C
962hpa
18h
10kts
max 27kts
5° C
963hpa
21h
9kts
max 30kts
3° C
963hpa

Wednesday, Sep 26

Wind
Weather
00h
9kts
max 18kts
2° C
964hpa
03h
8kts
max 14kts
1° C
965hpa
06h
8kts
max 12kts
1° C
967hpa
09h
9kts
max 22kts
3° C
969hpa
12h
10kts
max 20kts
6° C
970hpa
15h
9kts
max 18kts
6° C
970hpa
18h
6kts
max 19kts
5° C
972hpa
21h
5kts
max 7kts
2° C
974hpa

Thursday, Sep 27

Wind
Weather
00h
5kts
max 6kts
2° C
975hpa
03h
5kts
max 6kts
2° C
975hpa
06h
4kts
max 6kts
1° C
976hpa
09h
4kts
max 6kts
5° C
977hpa
12h
5kts
max 7kts
9° C
978hpa
15h
4kts
max 7kts
10° C
977hpa
18h
3kts
max 4kts
1mm
7° C
977hpa
21h
2kts
max 2kts
1mm
3° C
979hpa

Friday, Sep 28

Wind
Weather
00h
3kts
max 4kts
2° C
980hpa
03h
4kts
max 5kts
1° C
980hpa
06h
4kts
max 5kts
0° C
981hpa
09h
5kts
max 6kts
5° C
981hpa
12h
5kts
max 7kts
8° C
981hpa
15h
6kts
max 9kts
10° C
979hpa
18h
5kts
max 8kts
8° C
979hpa
21h
5kts
max 7kts
3° C
980hpa

Saturday, Sep 29

Wind
Weather
00h
6kts
max 8kts
4° C
978hpa
03h
7kts
max 10kts
4° C
976hpa
06h
8kts
max 13kts
5° C
974hpa
09h
13kts
max 34kts
11° C
974hpa
12h
8kts
max 16kts
14° C
974hpa
15h
5kts
max 6kts
2mm
9° C
974hpa
18h
2kts
max 3kts
4mm
9° C
974hpa
21h
4kts
max 6kts
1mm
9° C
974hpa

Sunday, Sep 30

Wind
Weather
00h
5kts
max 7kts
8° C
973hpa
04h
5kts
max 7kts
7° C
970hpa
07h
7kts
max 12kts
8° C
969hpa
10h
7kts
max 12kts
1mm
10° C
969hpa
13h
4kts
max 6kts
1mm
11° C
968hpa
16h
4kts
max 5kts
2mm
11° C
968hpa
19h
9kts
max 14kts
3mm
9° C
971hpa
22h
7kts
max 11kts
2mm
6° C
975hpa

Monday, Oct 01

Wind
Weather
01h
5kts
max 6kts
4° C
977hpa
04h
5kts
max 7kts
3° C
979hpa
07h
5kts
max 7kts
5° C
980hpa
10h
6kts
max 8kts
9° C
982hpa
13h
7kts
max 9kts
12° C
982hpa
16h
7kts
max 9kts
14° C
982hpa
19h
6kts
max 9kts
11° C
983hpa
22h
6kts
max 7kts
7° C
983hpa

Tuesday, Oct 02

Wind
Weather
01h
6kts
max 7kts
5° C
982hpa
04h
5kts
max 7kts
6° C
981hpa
07h
5kts
max 7kts
1mm
7° C
979hpa
10h
5kts
max 9kts
0mm
9° C
978hpa
13h
9kts
max 23kts
12° C
978hpa
16h
7kts
max 10kts
1mm
11° C
980hpa
19h
5kts
max 6kts
1mm
9° C
981hpa
22h
7kts
max 9kts
5° C
985hpa

Wednesday, Oct 03

Wind
Weather
01h
4kts
max 5kts
4° C
986hpa
04h
4kts
max 5kts
3° C
985hpa
07h
4kts
max 6kts
2° C
985hpa
10h
6kts
max 7kts
7° C
985hpa
13h
6kts
max 8kts
12° C
984hpa
16h
7kts
max 8kts
14° C
982hpa
19h
5kts
max 7kts
12° C
981hpa
22h
5kts
max 6kts
6° C
981hpa

Thursday, Oct 04

Wind
Weather
01h
5kts
max 6kts
5° C
980hpa
04h
5kts
max 7kts
5° C
978hpa
07h
6kts
max 8kts
5° C
975hpa
10h
8kts
max 12kts
10° C
974hpa

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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