Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu morning, min -12°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NW on Thu morning, light winds from the SSE by Fri night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun morning, min -11°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (gales from the N on Sun night, calm by Tue afternoon).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
80 NW80
65 NW65
40 WNW40
20 WNW20
15 W15
10 SSE10
20 S20
20 SW20
15 W15
15 NNW15
40 NNW40
35 N35
45 N45
25 NNW25
30 NW30
20 N20
0 WSW0
10 W10
heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs clear clear clear some clouds clear snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
13 20 36 2 10 12 - - - - - 8 12 12 15 4 2 4
High °C
-7 -10 -11 -12 -11 -11 -9 -8 -7 -8 -8 -8 -9 -10 -10 -10 -9 -9
Low °C
-9 -10 -12 -12 -11 -12 -10 -8 -8 -8 -9 -9 -9 -10 -11 -10 -10 -10
Chill °C
-20 -23 -23 -20 -17 -19 -16 -15 -13 -15 -18 -18 -20 -18 -18 -18 -9 -13
Freezing level m
1750 1550 1350 1200 1350 1050 1100 1500 950 1100 1400 1000 1550 1600 1300 1400 1650 1300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-7-10-11-12-11-11-9-8-7-8-8-8-9-10-10-10-9-9-4-7-7-8-8-8-6-5-6-5-6-5-6-6-7-6-6-6-1-3-4-4-4-5-3-3-4-3-3-3-2-3-4-3-2-3110-1-1-200-3-1-1-110-1110543222330332443443876665673665776886
Sunrise
7:33 - - 7:31 - - 7:30 - - 7:28 - - 7:26 - - 7:26 - -
Sunset
- 5:53 - - 5:54 - - 5:55 - - 5:57 - - 5:58 - - 5:59 -

Issued local time.

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
Twizel wx
77 km S
519m alt.
58 minutes ago
14.3° C
partially cloudy
Partly Cloudy.
7
Light winds from the W
(7 kph at 267).
20.0 km
Haast
101 km SW
4m alt.
3 hours ago
11.4° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 240).
Zelkova Geraldine
105 km SE
135m alt.
41 minutes ago
18.3° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 145).
Hannahs Clearing Haast wx
114 km SW
10m alt.
33 minutes ago
-
3 km
Hokitika Aero (aut)
116 km NE
40m alt.
3 hours ago
13.6° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the WNW
(22 kph at 300).
4 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.