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Lewis Tops (Lewis-Pass)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

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Lewis Tops (Lewis-Pass) Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 35mm), heaviest during Sun morning. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Sat morning, light winds from the WNW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Wed afternoon, min 0°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 23mm), heaviest during Fri night. Very mild (max 10°C on Thu afternoon, min 1°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu afternoon, severe gales from the NW by Fri night).

Thursday
12
Friday
13
Saturday
14
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moderate rain
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Wind km/h
45 NW45
65 NW65
55 NW55
70 NW70
50 NW50
55 NW55
35 NNW35
60 NW60
30 WNW30
20 W20
20 W20
5 SSE5
10 WNW10
10 W10
5 NW5
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
10 NW10
15 NW15
5 NE5
15 NNW15
25 NNW25
65 NW65
50 WNW50
40 WNW40
30 NW30
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - 4 5 5 19 2 - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 8 12 3 - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
6 8 6 8 7 5 5 5 2 1 2 0 4 5 3 4 7 6 9 10 8 9 8 9 7 7 3
Low °C
5 7 5 7 6 4 5 4 -1 0 1 0 2 4 2 3 6 5 7 10 7 9 7 8 5 5 1
Chill °C
0 2 0 3 1 -1 0 -2 -5 -3 -2 -2 2 3 1 1 4 3 7 8 8 7 4 3 1 2 -2
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - -
Sunset
- 8:54 - - 8:55 - - 8:57 - - 8:58 - - 8:59 - - 9:00 - - 9:00 - - 9:00 - - 9:01 -

Lewis Tops (Lewis-Pass) Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Lewis Tops (Lewis-Pass) is: Heavy rain (total 35mm), heaviest during Sun morning. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Sat morning, light winds from the WNW by Sun night).

Lewis Tops (Lewis-Pass) Weather (Days 3-6):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Mon afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Wed afternoon, min 0°C on Mon morning)Wind will be generally light.

Lewis Tops (Lewis-Pass) Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 23mm), heaviest during Fri nightVery mild (max 10°C on Thu afternoon, min 1°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (calm on Thu afternoon, severe gales from the NW by Fri night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Lewis Tops (Lewis-Pass) at the specific elevation of 1568 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Lewis Tops (Lewis-Pass). 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
lightning 40km WNW of Oxford
95 km S
813m alt.
2 hours ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
Westport Aero (aws)
99 km WNW
18m alt.
3 hours ago
17.8° C
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the NNE
(28 kph at 20).
10 km
Kaikoura
109 km E
101m alt.
3 hours ago
19.1° C
No report.
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 180).
20 km
Hokitika Aero (aut)
119 km SW
40m alt.
3 hours ago
16.4° C
No report.
39
Strong winds from the N
(39 kph at 10).
10 km
Christchurch
120 km S
37m alt.
3 hours ago
24.6° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the WNW
(24 kph at 300).
10 km

* 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 Lewis Tops (Lewis-Pass) and within an acceptable time window.