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– Lat/Long: 42.72° S 171.82° E

NzMount Dixon
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 12am Tue 09 Mar Local Time
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Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild with light rain (total 8mm) on Wed afternoon Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue afternoon, min -2°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Tue night, calm by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Sat night, min 2°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the WNW by Sun afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Mon night. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Sun night, min 3°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNW on Tue night, stormy winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

Mild with light rain (total 5mm) on Wed night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Wed night, min -2°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Wed night, calm by Fri night).

Mon
8
Tuesday
9
Wednesday
10
Thursday
11
Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
Thursday
18
Friday
19
Sat
20
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
moderate snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
moderate snow
cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
30 SW30
30 W30
35 WNW35
40 NW40
60 WNW60
45 NW45
5 ENE5
5 NNE5
10 SSW10
15 S15
10 SSE10
5 WSW5
5 NNW5
5 NW5
15 NW15
20 NW20
30 NW30
40 NW40
45 WNW45
45 WNW45
45 NW45
50 NW50
45 NW45
35 NW35
25 NNW25
40 NNW40
75 NNW75
85 NW85
90 WNW90
35 WSW35
30 WSW30
20 WSW20
10 WSW10
5 WNW5
0 NNW0
10 W10
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light rain mod. rain mod. snow some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds rain shwrs light rain light rain light rain some clouds rain shwrs mod. snow cloudy clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 2 6 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 4 2 1 - 1 5 - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 8 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 7 - - - - - - - -
High °C
1 2 3 3 2 3 1 -1 1 2 4 4 4 4 5 6 6 6 7 6 6 5 4 4 4 4 3 4 -1 0 1 0 1 1 1 1
Low °C
0 2 3 0 2 2 -2 -2 0 2 2 4 4 4 5 5 5 6 6 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 3 0 -2 0 0 0 1 1 1 1
Chill °C
-5 -4 -3 -3 -6 -4 -2 -1 -3 -2 3 4 4 2 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 -1 -3 -2 -1 -2 -5 -5 -12 -7 -5 -5 -2 1 1 -2
Freezing level m
2650 3150 3350 3200 2950 3050 2450 2100 2600 3050 3250 3250 3350 3400 3400 3650 3800 3900 4200 4100 3850 3550 3350 3400 3250 3500 3100 2450 2250 2450 2500 2400 2850 2800 2950 2700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
012200-1-4-10122235667654222211-4-1-1-1-100-11233231-112444456667665444434-101011113454786455898899887891010998984444555691213101213111213101718121718121617121617151615151616141111101213101314
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
- - 8:04 - - 8:01 - - 8:00 - - 7:59 - - 7:57 - - 7:54 - - 7:53 - - 7:52 - - 7:50 - - 7:47 - - 7:46 - - 7:45

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Dixon is: Mild with light rain (total 8mm) on Wed afternoon Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Wed nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue afternoon, min -2°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Tue night, calm by Wed night).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryMild temperatures (max 6°C on Sat night, min 2°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the WNW by Sun afternoon).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Mon nightMild temperatures (max 7°C on Sun night, min 3°C on Wed afternoon)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNW on Tue night, stormy winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Dixon at the specific elevation of 2500 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.
32 minutes ago
8.2° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 315).
Springs Junction
52 km NE
423m alt.
32 minutes ago
9.8° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 180).
Hokitika Aero (aut)
67 km WSW
40m alt.
1 hour ago
12.4° C
rain showers
Clear skies.
9
Light winds from the ENE
(9 kph at 70).
10 km
Porters Pass
68 km S
541m alt.
32 minutes ago
6.0° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 270).
Hokitika South
74 km WSW
2m alt.
32 minutes ago
12.9° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 135).

* 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.