Hochstetter Dome
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Hochstetter Dome Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue afternoon, min -7°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, near gales from the WNW by Wed afternoon).

Days 3-6 Hochstetter Dome Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri morning, min -6°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Fri morning, strong winds from the WNW by Sat night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
5 WSW5
10 WNW10
25 WNW25
50 WNW50
50 NW50
20 NW20
10 E10
10 SW10
10 WNW10
20 NW20
20 NW20
15 NW15
15 NW15
45 WNW45
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
20 NNW20
clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs heavy snow some clouds snow shwrs heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 19 38 13 2 - - - - 1 19 - 1 21
High °C
3 4 3 1 -1 -2 -2 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5
Low °C
3 3 1 0 -1 -2 -3 -6 -7 -5 -5 -6 -6 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6
Chill °C
1 4 0 -5 -10 -11 -7 -9 -10 -10 -12 -13 -11 -11 -13 -11 -12 -12
Freezing level m
3450 3400 3350 3050 2650 2400 2450 1800 1100 1750 1950 1250 1650 1800 1550 1800 1850 1700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
3431-1-2-2-5-5-5-5-6-5-5-5-5-6-58865332-1-300-3-1-1-2-1-1-11414111099852562554555
Sunrise
6:35 - - 6:33 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 - -
Sunset
- 8:10 - - 8:12 - - 8:14 - - 8:15 - - 8:15 - - 8:17 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Hochstetter Dome at the specific elevation of 2823 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Hochstetter Dome. 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
Twizel wx
86 km S
519m alt.
2 hours ago
27.5° C
partially cloudy
Partly Cloudy.
Wind obs. (8.3 kph from 140 degs) was rejected
.
10.0 km
Zelkova Geraldine
99 km SE
135m alt.
46 minutes ago
23.2° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 165).
HokitikaAero(aut)
102 km NNE
40m alt.
2 hours ago
15.5° C
-
15
Light winds from the W
(15 kph at 260).
20 km
Timaru Airport
114 km SE
26m alt.
2 hours ago
18.2° C
-
9
Light winds from the ESE
(9 kph at 120).
10 km
Haast
116 km SW
4m alt.
2 hours ago
15.9° C
-
11
Light winds from the NW
(11 kph at 310).

* 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 Hochstetter Dome and within an acceptable time window.