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Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri afternoon, min -3°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Fri night, near gales from the NW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed night, min -4°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Tue night, stormy winds from the NW by Wed night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
25 W25
20 W20
20 WNW20
35 WNW35
45 WNW45
40 NW40
40 NW40
55 NW55
55 NNW55
50 NNW50
50 NNW50
45 NNW45
45 NNW45
25 WNW25
50 WNW50
65 NW65
85 NW85
80 NNW80
clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 6 8 9 13 27 18 2 7 1 1 15 78 37
High °C
0 -1 -2 -2 -2 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -2 -2 -3 -3 -3 0 -1
Low °C
-1 -2 -2 -3 -2 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -2 -2 -3 -4 -4 -3 -1 -1
Chill °C
-6 -7 -8 -10 -11 -9 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -11 -10 -10 -13 -13 -10 -11
Freezing level m
2450 2150 2000 2000 1900 2250 2400 2250 2400 2250 2400 2150 2150 1800 1700 2050 2450 2400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-2-3-4-5-4-3-3-4-4-4-4-5-6-6-6-6-4-40-1-2-2-2-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-2-3-3-30-120001222222110-1033323334556554432366756667889887765710101081099101111121111101098101313
Sunrise
- - 7:54 - - 7:56 - - 7:56 - - 7:58 - - 7:58 - - 7:58
Sunset
5:16 - - 5:15 - - 5:15 - - 5:14 - - 5:14 - - 5:13 - -

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

The weather forecast for Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri afternoon, min -3°C on Sat afternoon)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Fri night, near gales from the NW by Sun night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed night, min -4°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Tue night, stormy winds from the NW by Wed night).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) at the specific elevation of 2500 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
Haast
101 km SW
4m alt.
1 hour ago
10.8° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the ESE
(6 kph at 120).
Zelkova Geraldine
105 km SE
135m alt.
28 minutes ago
2.0° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Tara Hills Aws
109 km S
485m alt.
1 hour ago
8.3° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 260).
Hokitika Aero (aut)
116 km NE
40m alt.
1 hour ago
11.4° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 150).
10 km
Timaru Airport
117 km SE
26m alt.
1 hour ago
4.9° C
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 30).
200 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 Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) and within an acceptable time window.