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– Lat/Long: 42.72° S 171.82° E

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Mount Dixon
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 12pm Fri 26 Feb Local Time
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Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Sat afternoon. Very mild (max 13°C on Fri night, min 9°C on Sun morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 27mm), heaviest during Mon night. Very mild (max 11°C on Mon morning, min 4°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon morning, strong winds from the NNW by Wed afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

Mild at first with light rain (total 7mm) on Sat morning followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Thu afternoon, min 0°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun morning. Becoming milder with moderate rain (total 16mm) heaviest on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Tue night, min 0°C on Sun morning). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
Thursday
4
Friday
5
Saturday
6
Sunday
7
Monday
8
Tuesday
9
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Snow
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Sunrise
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Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Dixon is: Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Sat afternoonVery mild (max 13°C on Fri night, min 9°C on Sun morning)Wind will be generally light.

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 27mm), heaviest during Mon nightVery mild (max 11°C on Mon morning, min 4°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (calm on Mon morning, strong winds from the NNW by Wed afternoon).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 6-9):

Mild at first with light rain (total 7mm) on Sat morning followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Thu afternoon, min 0°C on Sat afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Dixon at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Dixon. 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
Arthur's Pass National Park Visitor Centre
33 km SSW
737m alt.
53 minutes ago
17.6° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 315).
Springs Junction
52 km NE
423m alt.
53 minutes ago
22.4° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 315).
HokitikaAero(aut)
67 km WSW
40m alt.
2 hours ago
19.4° C
clear
Clear skies.
17
Light winds from the NNE
(17 kph at 20).
10 km
Porters Pass
68 km S
541m alt.
53 minutes ago
14.0° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 90).
Hokitika South
74 km WSW
2m alt.
53 minutes ago
18.4° C
Dry
17
Light winds from the N
(17 kph at 0).

* 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.