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Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 6pm Wed 03 Mar Local Time
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Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Fri morning, min -9°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NW on Thu morning, severe gales from the NNW by Fri morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Sat afternoon). Mainly strong winds.

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu afternoon, min -5°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu morning, near gales from the W by Thu night).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sun night, min -5°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Fri night, calm by Mon morning).

Wed
3
Thursday
4
Friday
5
Saturday
6
Sunday
7
Monday
8
Tuesday
9
Wednesday
10
Thursday
11
Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Mon
15
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heavy snow
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heavy snow
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snow showers
clear
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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clear
Wind km/h
50 NNW50
40 NW40
20 NW20
30 NNW30
45 WNW45
85 NNW85
45 NW45
45 NNW45
50 NNW50
45 NNW45
5 E5
15 SSE15
20 WSW20
30 SW30
25 SW25
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
35 W35
40 W40
35 WNW35
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
20 WNW20
15 W15
20 W20
40 W40
55 WNW55
50 W50
45 WSW45
45 SW45
35 SW35
30 WSW30
35 SW35
25 WSW25
20 WSW20
10 SSE10
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
4 1 1 3 5 46 26 14 5 27 9 1 - - - - - - - 4 8 3 - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-4 -5 -7 -7 -5 -3 -4 -6 -7 -6 -6 -4 -4 0 1 1 1 -1 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2 -1 1 1 -4 -4 -5 -4 -3 0 1 3 4 3
Low °C
-4 -7 -7 -8 -7 -4 -5 -9 -8 -7 -7 -6 -4 -2 0 1 0 -2 -3 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2 0 -4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -3 -3 0 2 3 3
Chill °C
-14 -15 -14 -15 -15 -13 -13 -17 -18 -15 -13 -9 -10 -7 -4 -5 -4 -8 -11 -11 -11 -11 -9 -5 -4 -6 -14 -14 -15 -12 -11 -8 -5 -2 0 0
Freezing level m
2400 2150 1850 1950 1550 2200 2250 1750 1800 1950 1950 2000 2250 2650 3050 3200 3150 2650 2450 2450 2450 2500 2450 2650 3050 2650 2200 2100 1250 1350 2000 2100 3100 3400 3700 3550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-4-5-7-7-5-3-4-6-7-6-6-4-40111-1-3-3-3-3-2-111-4-4-5-4-3013430-2-4-4-3-1-1-4-4-3-3-2-11232000000232-1-2-4-2-1023453200021-1-10012344322233345310-2-10033576533244223344556445556667452-1122345998775775666788897788999101078624557781313111010810108999101111121210111211121212131410119589810111116
Sunrise
- - 7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:22 - - 7:24 - - 7:26 - - 7:26 - - 7:28 - - 7:28 - - 7:31 - - 7:31 - - 7:33 - - 7:33
Sunset
8:21 - - 8:20 - - 8:17 - - 8:15 - - 8:15 - - 8:13 - - 8:10 - - 8:08 - - 8:07 - - 8:06 - - 8:04 - - 8:01 - -

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

The weather forecast for Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Fri morning, min -9°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NW on Thu morning, severe gales from the NNW by Fri morning).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Sat afternoon)Mainly strong winds.

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu afternoon, min -5°C on Fri morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu morning, near gales from the W by Thu night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury) at the specific elevation of 3004 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.
34 minutes ago
13.2° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
MTCookAero Aws
23 km S
656m alt.
1 hour ago
14.3° C
Dry
33
Fresh winds from the N
(33 kph at 0).
Tekapo
55 km SSE
716m alt.
34 minutes ago
14.0° C
Dry
17
Light winds from the N
(17 kph at 0).
Burkes Pass
66 km SSE
648m alt.
34 minutes ago
12.4° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 90).
Fairlie AWS WXT
71 km SE
393m alt.
34 minutes ago
11.4° C
Dry
9
Light winds from the NW
(9 kph at 315).

* 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.