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Mount Dixon
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 12pm Tue 29 Sep Local Time
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Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu afternoon, min -18°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu morning, severe gales from the WNW by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat morning, min -7°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (gales from the WNW on Fri afternoon, extremely windy from the W by Sat night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon morning, min -9°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Mon night, strong winds from the SW by Wed afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri afternoon, min -7°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SW on Thu morning, light winds from the W by Sat night).

Monday
5
Tuesday
6
Wednesday
7
Thursday
8
Friday
9
Saturday
10
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Wind km/h
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20 NW20
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
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Low °C
-18 -16 -14 -10 -9 -7 -6 -5 -5 -7 -6 -4 0 -2 -2 0 -2 -1 2 1 -4 -4 -6 -8 -8 -8 -9 -7 -7 -6 -2 0 1 0 -1 -3
Chill °C
-35 -28 -24 -20 -17 -14 -12 -13 -14 -20 -15 -15 -8 -9 -8 -12 -13 -9 -7 -8 -9 -16 -18 -17 -20 -19 -18 -16 -13 -11 -6 -3 -2 -3 -5 -5
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Sunrise
7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:05 - - 7:03 - - 7:01 - - 7:00 - - 6:58 - - 6:56 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:48 - -
Sunset
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Mount Dixon Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Dixon is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu afternoon, min -18°C on Tue morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu morning, severe gales from the WNW by Thu night).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat morning, min -7°C on Fri morning)Winds increasing (gales from the WNW on Fri afternoon, extremely windy from the W by Sat night).

Mount Dixon Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon morning, min -9°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Mon night, strong winds from the SW by Wed afternoon).

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
Arthur's Pass National Park Visitor Centre
33 km SSW
737m alt.
31 minutes ago
1.3° C
light snow
Recent light snow.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 0).
Springs Junction
52 km NE
423m alt.
31 minutes ago
3.6° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
7
Light winds from the SW
(7 kph at 225).
HokitikaAero(aut)
67 km WSW
40m alt.
1 hour ago
9.3° C
clear
No report.
44
Strong winds from the WSW
(44 kph at 250).
20 km
Porters Pass
68 km S
541m alt.
31 minutes ago
4.0° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 180).
Hokitika South
74 km WSW
2m alt.
31 minutes ago
9.0° C
Dry
46
Strong winds from the SW
(46 kph at 225).

* 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.