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Mount Franklin (Canterbury)
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 12am Thu 04 Mar Local Time
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Mount Franklin (Canterbury) Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 18mm) on Fri afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed night, min -2°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NW on Thu morning, severe gales from the NNW by Fri afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon afternoon, min -1°C on Sat night). Mainly fresh winds.

Wed
3
Thursday
4
Friday
5
Saturday
6
Sunday
7
Monday
8
Tue
9
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
rain showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
50 NW50
30 NW30
30 NW30
40 WNW40
55 NW55
75 NNW75
60 NW60
55 NW55
50 NW50
20 NW20
20 S20
20 W20
25 SW25
20 WSW20
15 W15
20 W20
25 W25
30 W30
rain shwrs some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds light snow heavy snow snow shwrs light snow mod. snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
1 - - - - 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 2 - - 3 23 1 5 9 - - - - - - - -
High °C
3 0 0 0 1 3 1 -1 -1 -1 0 1 2 3 4 3 2 3
Low °C
0 -1 0 -1 0 2 -2 -1 -1 -1 -1 1 1 2 3 1 1 2
Chill °C
-4 -6 -6 -7 -8 -6 -7 -10 -10 -8 -4 -4 -3 -1 0 -2 -4 -3
Freezing level m
2450 2050 2150 2000 2100 2550 2100 1950 1950 1950 2000 2300 2650 3100 3250 3050 2500 2850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
3000131-1-1-101234323655246433346455445998579776689789788
Sunrise
- 7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 -
Sunset
- - 8:13 - - 8:10 - - 8:09 - - 8:07 - - 8:06 - - 8:05

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

The weather forecast for Mount Franklin (Canterbury) is: Moderate rain (total 18mm) on Fri afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed night, min -2°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NW on Thu morning, severe gales from the NNW by Fri afternoon).

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

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon afternoon, min -1°C on Sat night)Mainly fresh winds.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Franklin (Canterbury) at the specific elevation of 2145 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
Arthur's Pass National Park Visitor Centre
11 km SSW
737m alt.
46 minutes ago
11.1° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 315).
Porters Pass
53 km SSE
541m alt.
46 minutes ago
15.2° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 270).
HokitikaAero(aut)
57 km W
40m alt.
1 hour ago
15.4° C
clear
Clear skies.
17
Light winds from the W
(17 kph at 260).
10 km
Hokitika South
62 km WSW
2m alt.
46 minutes ago
15.6° C
Dry
15
Light winds from the SW
(15 kph at 225).
Ross
69 km WSW
66m alt.
52 minutes ago
13.8° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 270).

* 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.