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Mount Dixon
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue morning, min -10°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the NW on Sat night, light winds from the SSW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri morning, min -1°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, gales from the WNW by Fri afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri night, min -6°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the NW on Sat morning, fresh winds from the W by Sun morning).

Saturday
14
Sunday
15
Mon
16
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
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
moderate snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
115 NW115
90 WNW90
75 NW75
65 W65
25 SW25
10 SW10
25 SSW25
20 SW20
25 W25
50 WSW50
15 S15
25 WSW25
5 NNW5
15 NNW15
15 NNW15
30 NW30
45 W45
60 WNW60
85 NW85
110 NW110
105 NW105
80 WNW80
35 W35
45 WNW45
85 WNW85
75 WNW75
90 WNW90
snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs clear snow shwrs clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds snow shwrs clear clear snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear some clouds clear clear mod. snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
8 19 18 5 - 1 - - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 7 1 5 - - - - 8 1
High °C
-5 -5 -6 -9 -9 -7 -1 0 0 1 1 1 0 -1 0 1 3 2 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 -6 -6
Low °C
-6 -5 -8 -10 -9 -8 -6 -1 -1 0 1 1 -1 -1 0 0 3 1 0 0 -1 0 1 0 -4 -6 -6
Chill °C
-17 -17 -18 -23 -17 -10 -7 -4 -6 -5 -3 -5 0 -5 -4 -6 -4 -6 -7 -10 -10 -8 -6 -7 -9 -18 -19
Freezing level m
2200 2100 2050 1400 1400 1950 2050 2600 2850 3200 3150 3200 2950 2850 2950 3050 3500 3300 3250 3200 2900 3100 3150 3150 2300 1900 1950
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 -
Sunset
- - 9:00 - - 9:00 - - 9:01 - - 9:02 - - 9:04 - - 9:04 - - 9:05 - - 9:06 - - 9:07

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Dixon is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue morning, min -10°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the NW on Sat night, light winds from the SSW by Mon afternoon).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri morning, min -1°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, gales from the WNW by Fri afternoon).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri night, min -6°C on Mon morning)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the NW on Sat morning, fresh winds from the W by Sun morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Dixon at the specific elevation of 3019 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
lightning 53km NNW of Methven
57 km S
1055m alt.
3 hours ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
lightning 37km SE of Hokitika
60 km SW
1147m alt.
47 minutes ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
Hokitika Aero (aut)
67 km WSW
40m alt.
2 hours ago
15.3° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NNE
(20 kph at 20).
4 km
Darfield
88 km SSE
210m alt.
3 hours ago
17° C
Dry
14
Light winds from the NW
(14 kph at 315).
Darfield
96 km SSE
150m alt.
2 hours ago
17° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 329).

* 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.