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NzMount Dixon (Mid Canterbury)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

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Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild with heavy rain (total 108mm), heaviest during Mon afternoon. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Tue morning. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Mon afternoon, min 1°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 51mm), mostly on Fri morning. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Wed afternoon, min -3°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mild with heavy rain (total 208mm), heaviest during Mon afternoon. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon night, min -2°C on Sat morning). Mainly strong winds.

(Days 10-12):

Heavy rain (total 65mm), heaviest during Wed night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Fri morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed night, min -3°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
11
Monday
12
Tuesday
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
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 AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
heavy rain
heavy rain
thunderstorm
heavy snow
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy rain
rain showers
heavy rain
heavy rain
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy rain
heavy rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 N15
15 NNW15
10 N10
15 NNE15
25 N25
20 NNW20
10 NNW10
10 NW10
5 NNE5
5 WSW5
5 SW5
10 WNW10
10 NW10
10 WNW10
10 WNW10
20 NNW20
20 NW20
10 W10
10 NW10
10 WNW10
10 NW10
20 NW20
35 NW35
15 NW15
35 NNW35
35 NNW35
10 WNW10
5 SSE5
5 NW5
5 WNW5
10 NW10
20 NW20
25 NW25
5 WNW5
5 NNW5
10 WNW10
some clouds rain shwrs some clouds heavy rain heavy rain risk tstorm heavy snow rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds light rain light rain some clouds some clouds light snow mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow heavy rain rain shwrs heavy rain heavy rain snow shwrs clear some clouds some clouds some clouds heavy rain heavy rain some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- 2 - 11 48 46 - 1 - - - 1 4 - - 27 19 - - - - 2 30 11 49 84 32 - - - - 12 53 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 11 - - - - - - - - 2 6 1 - - - 1 - - - - 11 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
6 6 5 8 9 7 2 2 1 3 4 3 3 4 2 3 4 0 -1 0 2 3 4 5 6 6 7 1 1 2 3 4 6 0 1 -2
Low °C
5 6 5 6 8 3 1 2 1 2 3 2 3 4 1 2 1 -3 -2 0 0 2 3 1 5 6 -2 -1 0 -1 2 4 1 -1 -1 -3
Chill °C
3 3 3 4 6 3 -1 -1 -2 3 4 1 1 2 -1 -2 0 -4 -5 -4 -2 -2 -2 0 1 1 3 0 -1 -1 -1 0 2 -2 1 -5
Freezing level m
2350 2500 2600 2750 2900 2150 1800 1800 1750 1950 2400 2150 2000 2250 1900 1800 2150 1350 1100 1550 1750 1800 2100 1800 2200 2450 1650 1350 1750 1350 2000 2200 2450 1400 1650 1150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
7:05 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:13 - - 7:13 - - 7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - -
Sunset
- 6:13 - - 6:12 - - 6:09 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:05 - - 6:02 - - 6:01 - - 6:00 - - 5:59 - - 5:57 - - 5:54 -

Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) is: Mild with heavy rain (total 108mm), heaviest during Mon afternoon. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Tue morningMild temperatures (max 9°C on Mon afternoon, min 1°C on Tue morning)Wind will be generally light.

Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 51mm), mostly on Fri morning. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Fri afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Wed afternoon, min -3°C on Fri night)Wind will be generally light.

Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) Weather (Days 6-9):

Mild with heavy rain (total 208mm), heaviest during Mon afternoon. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Mon nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon night, min -2°C on Sat morning)Mainly strong winds.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury). 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
20 km N
126m alt.
45 minutes ago
12.0° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 90).
MT Cook Aero Aws
23 km S
656m alt.
45 minutes ago
14.6° C
Dry
35
Fresh winds from the NW
(35 kph at 315).
Tekapo
55 km SSE
716m alt.
45 minutes ago
11.9° C
Dry
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 45).
Burkes Pass
66 km SSE
648m alt.
45 minutes ago
16.4° C
Dry
20
Moderate winds from the N
(20 kph at 0).
Fairlie AWS WXT
71 km SE
393m alt.
45 minutes ago
10.7° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the W
(11 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.