Whakapapa Snow Report

Whakapapa Open


Partly Cloudy
  • weather
    Cloudy (no visibility)
  • road
  • new snow
    0cm 24HRS
  • snow base
  • wind
    SW - Light - moderate
Last Updated: Sun 24th Sep 10:26 AM

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

Road Conditions


Further Road Information

The Bruce Road is OPEN. Just a reminder that our Snow Shuttle service from National Park, Whakapapa Village & Ohakune will end on 24th September. The Taupo/Turangi - Whakapapa service will continue to operate daily on demand & can be booked by calling customer relations. There'll still be a number of local operators running shuttle services from the surrounding resort towns in the Ruapehu district.

More information

The lower mountain here at Whakapapa is OPEN. The upper mountain is now CLOSED for the day due to poor weather conditions.

Night Ski will operate every Friday & Saturday nights on the Rangatira Express from 4.30pm to 8pm weather permitting. A decision will be made on the day at 1.30pm.

Facilities Operating
Lower mountain lifts OPEN
  • Happy Valley Beginners Open
  • Rangatira Express Open
Today's Weather

Beginner Area

  • WindSW - Calm
  • Visibility25m - 50m
  • Temperature2°C

Upper Mountain

  • WindSW - Light - moderate
  • Visibility25m - 50m
  • Temperature0°C

Presently we have cloud cover that is bringing poor visibility & showers.

Snow Conditions
Base - Upper mountain
New snow
last 24hrs
Total Snow This Season

Snow conditions are machine groomed on trail with variable conditions off trail.

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