Mount Dixon (Mid Canterbury)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

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

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -1°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Sat morning, calm by Mon afternoon).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue morning, min -9°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Tue morning, extremely windy from the WNW by Wed night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
clear
snow showers
clear
Wind km/h
40 W40
40 W40
20 WSW20
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
10 W10
10 W10
5 WNW5
10 NW10
15 NW15
25 NNW25
40 WNW40
60 NW60
65 NW65
85 NW85
65 W65
40 W40
15 W15
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow heavy snow heavy snow clear snow shwrs clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 5 13 47 - 1 -
High °C
-1 0 0 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 0 -1 -1 -2 -7 -7 -5
Low °C
-1 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 -1 -1 -2 -5 -8 -8 -7
Chill °C
-9 -7 -6 -3 -1 -1 0 2 0 -2 -5 -7 -10 -10 -12 -19 -16 -13
Freezing level m
2850 3000 2950 3200 3250 3350 3350 3300 3400 3350 3250 3050 2700 2700 2650 1700 1750 1500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-100122222210-1-1-2-7-7-5222343554431111-4-4-4443675886663344-1-1-267591071011898556712110108121310141411121288910554131411151613171714161511111213897
Sunrise
6:39 - - 6:39 - - 6:37 - - 6:35 - - 6:33 - - 6:31 - -
Sunset
- 8:07 - - 8:08 - - 8:10 - - 8:12 - - 8:13 - - 8:14 -

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.
21 minutes ago
19.4° C
partially cloudy
Partly Cloudy.
Wind obs. (6.5 kph from 251 degs) was rejected
.
10.0 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.
29 minutes ago
18.4° C
Dry
9
Light winds from the SSE
(9 kph at 142).
TaraHillsAws
109 km S
485m alt.
3 hours ago
15.4° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 170).
Hokitika Aero (aut)
116 km NE
40m alt.
3 hours ago
13.5° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 210).
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.