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Hochstetter Dome
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Hochstetter Dome Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat morning, min -11°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, gales from the NW by Sun afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed afternoon, min -16°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Tue afternoon, severe gales from the SW by Thu night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
20 W20
10 W10
35 WNW35
65 NW65
55 NW55
65 NW65
25 W25
40 W40
50 WSW50
30 WNW30
45 SSE45
45 SSW45
40 SSW40
50 W50
60 W60
30 WSW30
70 SW70
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 4 19 28 1 11 - 8 8 - - 17 11 - -
High °C
-3 -3 -3 -6 -7 -7 -8 -11 -10 -10 -11 -13 -11 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7
Low °C
-4 -4 -6 -7 -8 -10 -10 -11 -11 -11 -11 -16 -12 -9 -8 -8 -8 -7
Chill °C
-5 -9 -8 -15 -19 -18 -20 -20 -20 -22 -21 -24 -22 -16 -15 -19 -16 -18
Freezing level m
1900 2150 1850 1600 1750 1650 1500 1300 800 950 1200 650 800 1300 1000 1650 1300 950
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mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:41 - - 6:39 - - 6:37 - - 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:33 - -
Sunset
- 8:06 - - 8:07 - - 8:07 - - 8:09 - - 8:10 - - 8:12 -

Hochstetter Dome Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Hochstetter Dome is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat morning, min -11°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, gales from the NW by Sun afternoon).

Hochstetter Dome Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed afternoon, min -16°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Tue afternoon, severe gales from the SW by Thu night).

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
MTCookAero Aws
34 km S
656m alt.
2 hours ago
4.5° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 360).
Zelkova Geraldine
99 km SE
135m alt.
49 minutes ago
20.4° C
Dry
9
Light winds from the ESE
(9 kph at 117).
Hokitika Aero (aut)
102 km NNE
40m alt.
2 hours ago
15.4° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the W
(17 kph at 270).
10 km
Timaru Airport
114 km SE
26m alt.
2 hours ago
18.2° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 60).
20 km
Haast
116 km SW
4m alt.
2 hours ago
15.2° C
No report.
13
Light winds from the WNW
(13 kph at 290).

* 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.