Mount Hector
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Mount Hector Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun night, min -2°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NW on Sun night, stormy winds from the NW by Tue morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Hector Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed night, min -2°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SSW on Thu night, light winds from the WSW by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Hector Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Mon morning, min 2°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Sun night, light winds from the E by Mon night).

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tue
28
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
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 NW35
60 NNW60
60 NW60
60 NW60
80 NW80
85 NW85
65 WNW65
65 WNW65
55 NW55
75 NW75
35 SSW35
25 W25
30 W30
65 S65
45 S45
30 SSW30
20 SW20
5 WSW5
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
25 NW25
35 WNW35
50 W50
15 SSE15
25 ESE25
20 NE20
20 NNE20
some clouds light snow mod. snow snow shwrs cloudy some clouds snow shwrs clear light snow heavy snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 3 10 5 - - 1 - 5 13 4 2 6 4 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
2 2 2 1 1 1 0 1 1 2 -2 -1 0 -2 -2 -1 0 1 4 4 3 5 6 3 3 4 5
Low °C
0 2 2 0 1 0 -2 0 1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -2 -2 -2 -1 0 2 3 2 3 5 3 2 3 3
Chill °C
-5 -6 -6 -7 -8 -9 -9 -8 -7 -5 -10 -7 -6 -12 -10 -9 -4 -1 -1 -1 -2 -1 0 -1 -2 -1 1
Freezing level m
1650 1900 1850 1650 1600 1650 1350 1500 1700 1600 1250 1300 1550 1250 1250 1250 1350 1600 2100 2350 2350 2650 2700 2300 2150 2400 2550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
2221110112-2-10-2-2-101443563345455544345522322245566788478810111112121011111191091010812138131411151671416
Sunrise
- 7:03 - - 7:01 - - 7:00 - - 6:58 - - 6:56 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 -
Sunset
- - 5:42 - - 5:43 - - 5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:46 - - 5:47 - - 5:49 - - 5:50

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Hector at the specific elevation of 1529 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Hector. 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
Carterton- Western Hills
17 km ESE
143m alt.
53 minutes ago
5.1° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 284).
New Bolton
19 km S
0m alt.
58 minutes ago
3.6° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 349).
Te Horo- Settlement Road
20 km WNW
0m alt.
38 minutes ago
10.4° C
Dry
9
Light winds from the ENE
(9 kph at 76).
Ross's at Nikau Valley
21 km W
60m alt.
38 minutes ago
8.6° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 61).
Maymorn
22 km SSW
120m alt.
43 minutes ago
6.7° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 68).

* 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 Hector and within an acceptable time window.

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