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Mount Dixon
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild at first with light rain (total 9mm) on Tue morning followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue morning, min -4°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Sun night, light winds from the ESE by Tue night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat afternoon, min -6°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Thu night, light winds from the SSW by Fri afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Becoming milder with moderate rain (total 10mm) heaviest on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat night, min -4°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Sat night, moderate winds from the WSW by Tue morning).

Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tue
24
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
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light rain
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
moderate snow
clear
light snow
clear
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
50 NW50
35 NW35
40 NNW40
40 NNE40
50 NNE50
50 NNE50
20 NE20
35 S35
20 WSW20
45 WSW45
65 W65
90 W90
115 WNW115
45 SW45
35 W35
30 SW30
55 WSW55
90 W90
95 WNW95
90 W90
85 W85
50 WSW50
45 WSW45
45 WSW45
30 WSW30
25 WSW25
30 W30
some clouds snow shwrs light snow light rain light snow light snow light snow light snow clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds mod. snow clear light snow clear snow shwrs clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - 4 5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 10 - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 2 - 3 4 5 1 - - 1 2 32 2 7 3 1 - 6 - 2 - 1 - - - -
High °C
-1 0 1 2 3 1 0 -2 -2 -1 -1 -1 1 -4 -4 0 1 2 2 1 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2 0 1
Low °C
-2 -1 1 2 2 1 -4 -4 -2 -3 -2 -1 -6 -5 -4 -4 0 1 -1 -1 -3 -4 -3 -3 -3 -1 0
Chill °C
-10 -7 -6 -5 -4 -7 -7 -10 -8 -10 -11 -12 -10 -12 -12 -8 -7 -7 -8 -9 -14 -13 -12 -12 -9 -6 -5
Freezing level m
2300 2300 2650 2800 3100 2950 2250 1400 2250 1700 2000 2150 2750 1650 1900 1750 3100 3250 2550 2900 1800 1650 1650 1950 1350 1550 2600
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:52 -
Sunset
- - 9:07 - - 9:07 - - 9:07 - - 9:08 - - 9:08 - - 9:09 - - 9:09 - - 9:10 - - 9:10

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Dixon is: Mild at first with light rain (total 9mm) on Tue morning followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Tue morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue morning, min -4°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Sun night, light winds from the ESE by Tue night).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat afternoon, min -6°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Thu night, light winds from the SSW by Fri afternoon).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Becoming milder with moderate rain (total 10mm) heaviest on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat night, min -4°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Sat night, moderate winds from the WSW by Tue 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
Hokitika Aero (aut)
67 km WSW
40m alt.
44 minutes ago
9.4° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 130).
10 km
Darfield
96 km SSE
150m alt.
3 hours ago
11° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 187).
Christchurch
100 km SE
37m alt.
44 minutes ago
12.3° C
No report.
15
Light winds from the SSW
(15 kph at 210).
20 km
Christchurch International Airport
102 km SE
34m alt.
44 minutes ago
12° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the SSW
(15 kph at 210).
Westport Aero (aws)
112 km N
18m alt.
44 minutes ago
12.5° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 170).
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 and within an acceptable time window.