Mount Franklin (Canterbury)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Mount Franklin (Canterbury) Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun morning, min -4°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the N on Sun night, light winds from the NW by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Mount Franklin (Canterbury) Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu afternoon, min -3°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, near gales from the WNW by Fri night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
10 NW10
15 NNW15
20 N20
30 NNW30
30 NNW30
30 NNW30
20 NW20
25 NW25
20 WNW20
15 NW15
20 NW20
0 NNE0
10 SSE10
15 SW15
15 SSW15
10 NW10
20 WNW20
40 WNW40
clear clear snow shwrs light snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 2 7 1 1 1 - - 1 3 - - - - - 1
High °C
1 1 1 1 0 -1 -1 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -1 0 0 -1 -1 0
Low °C
-1 0 0 1 0 -2 -2 -1 -4 -3 -1 -2 -3 0 -1 -1 -2 -2
Chill °C
-3 -3 -6 -5 -6 -8 -8 -7 -3 -6 -6 -5 -5 -4 -4 -4 -6 -9
Freezing level m
1350 1750 1450 1650 1550 1300 1200 1350 1150 950 1350 1300 1100 1500 1450 1250 1350 1350
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-3-2-3-3-4-5-5-5-5-6-5-5-6-5-5-4-4-411110-1-1-1-1-2-1-1-100-1-10453542222132342333
Sunrise
7:20 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:16 - - 7:13 - - 7:13 - -
Sunset
- 5:52 - - 5:53 - - 5:54 - - 5:55 - - 5:57 - - 5:58 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Franklin (Canterbury) at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Franklin (Canterbury). 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)
57 km W
40m alt.
3 hours ago
6.1° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 150).
20 km
Darfield
76 km SSE
210m alt.
58 minutes ago
7.9° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 63).
Darfield
76 km SSE
210m alt.
1 hour ago
8° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 69).
Limestone Hills
81 km ESE
161m alt.
55 minutes ago
9.4° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 75).
Darfield
84 km SSE
150m alt.
1 hour ago
7° C
Dry
10
Light winds from the ESE
(10 kph at 108).

* 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 Franklin (Canterbury) and within an acceptable time window.