Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Becoming milder with moderate rain (total 10mm) on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon morning, min -2°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Tue morning, calm by Wed night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Thu morning, min -4°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
35 WNW35
45 WNW45
75 WNW75
85 NW85
85 WNW85
15 WNW15
10 N10
10 NNW10
5 S5
5 S5
5 SW5
10 W10
20 W20
15 NW15
10 NE10
15 SSE15
10 SW10
15 WNW15
clear clear snow shwrs light snow heavy snow snow shwrs mod. snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds heavy snow some clouds clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - 10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 4 12 9 6 5 6 - 1 - - - 29 - - -
High °C
3 2 2 1 2 2 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -3
Low °C
3 2 -2 -1 2 0 -1 -1 -2 -1 -2 -2 -2 -3 -4 -3 -2 -4
Chill °C
-3 -5 -6 -8 -7 -3 -4 -5 -3 -4 -3 -3 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -8
Freezing level m
3450 3450 3350 2800 3300 3250 2900 2800 2600 2750 2750 2700 2700 2700 2400 2500 2700 2450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
322122-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-2-3-2-2-355335522122111022088567854354455255411107810107658768858971414101213131010811101011128111310181713151616141311141413151512151613
Sunrise
5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:54 - -
Sunset
- 9:16 - - 9:17 - - 9:17 - - 9:19 - - 9:19 - - 9:20 -

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.
19 minutes ago
14.9° C
clear
Clear
4
Calm
(4 kph at 89).
10.0 km
Haast
101 km SW
4m alt.
2 hours ago
13.9° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 90).
Zelkova Geraldine
105 km SE
135m alt.
28 minutes ago
19.7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Tara Hills Aws
109 km S
485m alt.
2 hours ago
10.3° C
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 170).
Hokitika Aero (aut)
116 km NE
40m alt.
2 hours ago
14.8° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 100).
20 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.