Whakapapa Report

Whakapapa Open


Passing cloud
  • weather
    Passing cloud
  • road
  • new snow
    0cm 24HRS
  • snow base
  • wind
    S - Light
Last Updated: Mon 20 October 12:45 PM

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

It is a beautiful day today with Lifts OPEN from 9am, however due to the rain over the weekend, the Centennial Chair is for access only and the Waterfall T'bar is CLOSED for re-building. The FAR WEST T-BAR is CLOSED due to poor weather.

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Today's Weather

Beginner Area

  • WindW - Light
  • Visibility1000m
  • Temperature6.0 °C

Upper Mountain

  • WindS - Light
  • Visibility500m variable
  • Temperature4.0 °C
Snow Conditions
Base - Upper mountain
New snow
last 24hrs
Total Snow This Season

Machine packed on trail and firm off. Snow will soften mid-morning offering great spring skiing!!

Six-day Forecast

Weather Information

Today at Whakapapa there is passing cloud with light winds and snow showers on the upper mountain.

Facilities Operating
Lift's Open from 9am
Lifts close at 4pm (weather depending)

Upper Mountain

  • Centennial Chair Access Only
  • Waterfall Express Chair Open
  • Waterfall T-Bar Closed for Re-build
  • Valley T-Bar Open
  • Lift Plus Terrain Park Open
  • Knoll Ridge T-Bar Open
  • Far West T-Bar Closed

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