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Mount Dixon
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 6pm Mon 26 Oct Local Time
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Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 35mm), mostly on Mon afternoon. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow ,mostly falling on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon afternoon, min -1°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Mon afternoon, calm by Wed morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu afternoon, min -2°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Thu afternoon, severe gales from the WNW by Sat afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 27mm) on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue morning, min -2°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Mon night, stormy winds from the WNW by Wed morning).

(Days 10-12):

Light rain (total 4mm) on Wed afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed afternoon, min -8°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Wed night, calm by Sat morning).

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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
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Friday
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Sat
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heavy rain
moderate snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
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clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy rain
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
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snow showers
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Wind km/h
60 WNW60
25 NW25
5 WSW5
5 W5
5 SE5
5 ESE5
5 SSE5
5 NE5
5 NW5
15 NNW15
35 NW35
45 WNW45
45 NW45
65 NW65
80 NW80
75 WNW75
65 WNW65
50 W50
40 W40
50 WSW50
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
15 WSW15
35 W35
55 WNW55
70 WNW70
95 WNW95
105 WNW105
115 WNW115
85 NW85
80 WNW80
60 WNW60
50 W50
5 SW5
15 SSW15
5 S5
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Rain
Rain mm
22 13 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 11 16 4 - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 8 1 - - - - - - 2 7 3 3 - 10 10 5 1 - - - - - - - 2 - 1 4 9 11 7 2 14 1 -
High °C
3 3 0 -1 0 1 2 2 3 2 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 -1 -1 -1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 -2 -5 -7 -7 -7 -6
Low °C
3 1 0 -1 -1 1 2 2 2 1 1 2 1 0 1 1 -2 -1 0 -2 -2 -1 -1 1 2 1 2 2 0 -1 -2 -8 -8 -8 -8 -7
Chill °C
-5 -2 -2 -3 -3 -1 2 1 1 -2 -5 -5 -7 -7 -8 -8 -10 -6 -6 -10 -8 -8 -5 -5 -6 -6 -8 -8 -8 -9 -13 -15 -14 -10 -14 -6
Freezing level m
3000 3150 2600 2250 2200 2650 2900 3000 2900 2850 2800 2850 2800 2700 2800 2700 2400 2350 2800 1450 1450 2200 1500 3350 3300 2850 2900 2850 2700 2650 2100 1450 1300 1450 1100 1200
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 6:22 - - 6:20 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:11 - - 6:09 - - 6:09 - - 6:07
Sunset
8:08 - - 8:10 - - 8:12 - - 8:13 - - 8:14 - - 8:15 - - 8:16 - - 8:17 - - 8:20 - - 8:21 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - -

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Dixon is: Heavy rain (total 35mm), mostly on Mon afternoon. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow ,mostly falling on Mon nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon afternoon, min -1°C on Tue afternoon)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Mon afternoon, calm by Wed morning).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu afternoon, min -2°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Thu afternoon, severe gales from the WNW by Sat afternoon).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 27mm) on Tue nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue morning, min -2°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Mon night, stormy winds from the WNW by Wed morning).

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.
33 minutes ago
6.5° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 180).
Springs Junction
52 km NE
423m alt.
33 minutes ago
13.5° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
7
Light winds from the NE
(7 kph at 45).
HokitikaAero(aut)
67 km WSW
40m alt.
43 minutes ago
14.8° C
moderate rain
Intermittent moderate rain.
19
Light winds from the NE
(19 kph at 40).
2 km
Porters Pass
68 km S
541m alt.
33 minutes ago
6.0° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
7
Light winds from the NE
(7 kph at 45).
Hokitika South
74 km WSW
2m alt.
33 minutes ago
14.8° C
moderate rain
Recent moderate rain.
17
Light winds from the NE
(17 kph at 45).

* 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.