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Hochstetter Dome
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Hochstetter Dome Weather (Days 0-3):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Sun afternoon, min 3°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Fri afternoon, fresh winds from the WNW by Sat morning).

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 63mm), heaviest during Tue night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Mon afternoon, min 0°C on Wed night). Mainly near gales.

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri morning will be washed away by heavy rain (total 65mm) on Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun morning, min -1°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Fri night, extremely windy from the NW by Sat night).

Thursday
30
Friday
31
Saturday
1
Sun
2
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 AM
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
heavy rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
moderate snow
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
heavy rain
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
15 WNW15
35 WNW35
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
30 WNW30
25 W25
30 W30
20 WNW20
55 WNW55
40 WNW40
50 WNW50
25 W25
35 W35
50 W50
45 W45
45 W45
80 W80
105 WNW105
60 WSW60
35 WSW35
70 WSW70
105 W105
90 WNW90
115 NW115
clear some clouds some clouds light rain clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds rain shwrs heavy rain mod. rain heavy rain snow shwrs clear clear some clouds clear clear mod. snow clear clear clear some clouds rain shwrs heavy rain
Rain
Rain mm
- - - 1 - - - - - - 4 19 10 30 - - - - - - - - - - - 12 53
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - 6 - - - - - -
High °C
7 6 4 4 7 7 8 7 6 6 6 5 3 3 2 1 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 3 4 3 5
Low °C
6 3 3 4 5 7 8 7 6 6 5 4 3 2 1 1 0 2 3 -1 -1 1 1 2 2 1 3
Chill °C
4 4 -2 0 5 5 5 3 2 2 2 -1 -3 -4 -3 -6 -7 -5 -4 -3 -9 -6 -4 -5 -5 -7 -4
Freezing level m
4100 3850 3300 3700 4000 4150 4250 4300 4050 4000 3900 3700 3400 3350 3200 3050 2850 3250 3400 3500 2950 3300 3350 3600 3450 3350 3550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 6:28 - - 6:28 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:33 - - 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:37 - - 6:39
Sunset
9:13 - - 9:12 - - 9:10 - - 9:09 - - 9:08 - - 9:07 - - 9:07 - - 9:06 - - 9:05 - -

Hochstetter Dome Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Hochstetter Dome is: Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat afternoonMild temperatures (max 8°C on Sun afternoon, min 3°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Fri afternoon, fresh winds from the WNW by Sat morning).

Hochstetter Dome Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 63mm), heaviest during Tue night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Wed morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Mon afternoon, min 0°C on Wed night)Mainly near gales.

Hochstetter Dome Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri morning will be washed away by heavy rain (total 65mm) on Sun morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun morning, min -1°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Fri night, extremely windy from the NW by Sat night).

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
Franz Josef AWS
21 km WNW
126m alt.
30 minutes ago
14.7° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 135).
MTCookAero Aws
34 km S
656m alt.
31 minutes ago
20.7° C
Dry
19
Light winds from the N
(19 kph at 0).
Tekapo
60 km S
716m alt.
31 minutes ago
Dry
22
Moderate winds from the N
(22 kph at 0).
Burkes Pass
68 km SSE
648m alt.
31 minutes ago
22.7° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 225).
Fairlie AWS WXT
69 km SSE
393m alt.
31 minutes ago
25.1° C
Dry
22
Moderate winds from the W
(22 kph at 270).

* 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.