Whakapapa Report

Whakapapa Open


  • weather
  • road
  • new snow
    0cm 24HRS
  • snow base
  • wind
    SW - Moderate to strong
Last Updated: Sun 26 October 06:24 AM

Note: Conditions are current at time of reporting and can change quickly

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Last Fine Day



Road Conditions


Further Road Information

The Bruce Road is OPEN.

More information

Lift facilities will OPEN from 9.00am. Happy Valley is CLOSED for the season. There are no beginner facilities available. Whakapapa will be CLOSING for the season this Monday 27th October.

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Today's Weather

Beginner Area

  • WindSW - Moderate
  • VisibilityUnlimited
  • Temperature-1.0 °C

Upper Mountain

  • WindSW - Moderate to strong
  • VisibilityUnlimited
  • Temperature-3.0 °C
Snow Conditions
Base - Upper mountain
New snow
last 24hrs
Total Snow This Season

Spring conditions, firm at first, will soften during the day to provide great skiing and boarding conditions!

Six-day Forecast

Weather Information

Presently we are sitting above the cloud with clear skies. We have moderate to strong winds on the upper mountain. Winds are forecast to increase during the day which may effect the operation of some lifts.

Facilities Operating
Lift's OPEN 9.00am.
Lifts close at 4pm (weather depending)

Upper Mountain

  • Centennial Chair Access Only
  • Waterfall Express Chair Open
  • Valley T-Bar Open
  • Knoll Ridge T-Bar Open
  • Far West T-Bar Open

Contact Us

Ruapehu Alpine Lifts
Private Bag 71902
Mt Ruapehu 3951
New Zealand
Enquire Now!

Turoa info.turoa@mtruapehu.com
Whakapapa info@mtruapehu.com
Turoa +64 6 385 8456
Whakapapa +64 7 892 4000