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Earnslaw
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Earnslaw Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri morning, min -9°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the N on Sun morning, light winds from the NNW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue night, min -7°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Tue afternoon, near gales from the S by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Turning milder with moderate rain (total 16mm), heaviest on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat afternoon, min -10°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Fri afternoon, stormy winds from the WNW by Sat night).

Thursday
19
Friday
20
Saturday
21
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
light snow
cloudy
heavy rain
Wind km/h
75 NNW75
65 NW65
50 WNW50
45 NW45
55 NW55
75 NW75
80 N80
40 NW40
20 NNW20
30 N30
20 NNE20
15 ENE15
15 ESE15
10 SSE10
40 S40
50 S50
20 SW20
50 SSW50
35 WSW35
45 WNW45
60 W60
55 SW55
35 WSW35
70 SW70
90 WSW90
70 WSW70
85 WNW85
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 16
Snow
Snow cm
5 2 - - 4 24 33 7 - - - 8 1 - - - - - - 1 12 3 2 - 1 - -
High °C
0 -5 -6 -7 -6 -4 -3 -4 -5 -5 -5 -3 -3 -2 -1 -2 -5 -5 -5 -8 -8 -8 -7 -2 -1 4 4
Low °C
-2 -6 -9 -8 -7 -5 -4 -5 -5 -5 -6 -4 -4 -3 -3 -3 -6 -7 -7 -9 -10 -10 -8 -7 -1 1 2
Chill °C
-10 -16 -17 -17 -17 -15 -14 -12 -12 -13 -11 -8 -7 -5 -9 -11 -12 -14 -14 -20 -19 -18 -16 -12 -12 -4 -4
Freezing level m
2700 2100 1350 1650 1600 2050 1800 2000 2050 2000 2200 2150 2100 2400 2200 2200 2250 1400 2000 1900 1500 1550 1950 1750 2250 3200 3600
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:56 - - 5:56 - - 5:56 - -
Sunset
- 9:24 - - 9:25 - - 9:27 - - 9:27 - - 9:28 - - 9:29 - - 9:30 - - 9:30 - - 9:30 -

Earnslaw Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Earnslaw is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri morning, min -9°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the N on Sun morning, light winds from the NNW by Sun night).

Earnslaw Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue night, min -7°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Tue afternoon, near gales from the S by Tue night).

Earnslaw Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Turning milder with moderate rain (total 16mm), heaviest on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sat afternoon, min -10°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Fri afternoon, stormy winds from the WNW by Sat night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Earnslaw at the specific elevation of 2830 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Earnslaw. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of New Zealand.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Milford Aero Aws
39 km WSW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
11.6° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 130).
Queenstown
52 km SSE
358m alt.
2 hours ago
14.3° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 330).
50 km
Wanaka
58 km E
315m alt.
46 minutes ago
17° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 308).
Haast
96 km NNE
4m alt.
51 minutes ago
13.4° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 100).
Tara Hills Aws
118 km E
485m alt.
2 hours ago
13.1° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 140).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Earnslaw and within an acceptable time window.