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Mount Faraday
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Mount Faraday Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -4°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri night, gales from the WSW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed morning, min -4°C on Mon night). Mainly strong winds.

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 7mm) on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sat night, min 0°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Thu night, light winds from the N by Sat night).

Friday
30
Saturday
31
Sun
1
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
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
cloudy
snow showers
clear
rain showers
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
35 SSE35
20 SW20
35 SW35
30 WSW30
40 WSW40
35 W35
55 WNW55
60 WSW60
45 WSW45
45 WSW45
15 WSW15
15 SW15
25 WSW25
45 SW45
30 SW30
35 WSW35
35 W35
40 W40
25 W25
25 W25
25 W25
15 W15
30 NW30
20 NW20
10 N10
25 NNE25
25 NE25
some clouds clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs cloudy snow shwrs clear rain shwrs light rain light rain some clouds cloudy cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 5 1 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 1 7 2 1 2 - - - - - - 1 1 - 1 - - - - - - -
High °C
1 1 -1 0 0 2 2 -3 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2 0 0 0 -1 -1 0 1 1 2 3 2 5 4 3
Low °C
1 0 -1 -1 0 1 -2 -3 -4 -4 -4 -3 -4 -1 0 -1 -1 -1 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 4 2
Chill °C
-5 -4 -8 -6 -7 -5 -5 -13 -12 -12 -7 -8 -11 -7 -7 -6 -8 -9 -7 -4 -5 -2 -2 -3 0 -1 -2
Freezing level m
1700 1650 1300 1300 1500 1650 1600 1050 1000 1100 1000 1200 950 1350 1450 1450 1400 1400 1400 1500 1600 1750 2000 1950 2250 2100 2050
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 7:13 - - 7:11 - - 7:09 - - 7:09 - - 7:07 - - 7:05 - - 7:03 - - 7:01 - - 7:00 -
Sunset
- - 5:59 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:01 - - 6:02 - - 6:04 - - 6:05 - - 6:06 - - 6:07

Mount Faraday Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Faraday is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -4°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri night, gales from the WSW by Sun night).

Mount Faraday Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed morning, min -4°C on Mon night)Mainly strong winds.

Mount Faraday Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 7mm) on Sat morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sat night, min 0°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Thu night, light winds from the N by Sat night).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Faraday at the specific elevation of 1485 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Faraday. 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
WestportAero(aws)
34 km N
18m alt.
44 minutes ago
5.2° C
-
11
Light winds from the S
(11 kph at 190).
20 km
Ghost Lake - Old Ghost Road
61 km NE
1210m alt.
39 minutes ago
0.9° C
No weather report.
Wind obs. (6 kph from 224 degs) was rejected
.
HokitikaAero(aut)
88 km S
40m alt.
44 minutes ago
3.4° C
-
6
Light winds from the ESE
(6 kph at 120).
20 km
Hanmer River Winery
118 km ESE
370m alt.
43 minutes ago
5.3° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 162).
Limestone Hills
143 km SE
161m alt.
39 minutes ago
7.7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 190).

* 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 Faraday and within an acceptable time window.