Mount Hector
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Mount Hector Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 33mm), heaviest during Thu afternoon. Very mild (max 10°C on Wed morning, min 2°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Wed night, calm by Fri morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Hector Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 23mm), mostly on Sat afternoon. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sat afternoon, min -2°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Mon afternoon, gales from the SSE by Mon night).

Days 6-9 Mount Hector Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 7mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed night, min -2°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Wed night, light winds from the WNW by Fri morning).

Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
Thursday
1
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 night
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
heavy rain
heavy rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
light rain
rain showers
thunderstorm
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
light snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
25 NW25
50 NW50
60 WNW60
60 WNW60
55 WNW55
15 SSE15
0 NNW0
10 NW10
45 NW45
55 WNW55
65 NW65
45 NW45
45 NW45
35 NW35
45 NW45
25 NW25
10 SSW10
55 S55
65 SSE65
55 SSE55
25 SSE25
10 WSW10
25 NW25
60 WNW60
25 WNW25
25 SSW25
45 SSE45
clear some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs heavy rain heavy rain some clouds some clouds some clouds light rain mod. rain rain shwrs some clouds clear light rain rain shwrs risk tstorm light snow light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear rain shwrs light snow some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - 1 1 11 20 - - - 1 7 1 - - 4 1 7 2 - - - - - - 2 5 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 5 2 - - - - - - 3 -
High °C
10 10 10 6 6 5 3 4 4 5 6 6 5 4 3 4 3 2 -1 -1 0 2 4 6 5 2 1
Low °C
10 9 7 5 5 2 2 4 3 5 6 5 5 3 2 2 2 0 -2 -2 -1 1 4 5 4 0 1
Chill °C
7 5 5 -1 0 4 3 2 -1 -2 -1 0 -1 -2 -4 1 0 -5 -10 -10 -4 -1 -1 0 -1 -3 -7
Freezing level m
3550 3550 3450 3100 2600 2200 2150 2550 2800 2600 2600 2600 2750 2500 2150 1950 2100 1900 1250 1400 1300 1950 2450 3150 2300 2050 1650
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:18 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:13 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:09 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - -
Sunset
- 7:49 - - 7:50 - - 7:51 - - 7:52 - - 7:52 - - 7:53 - - 7:55 - - 7:57 - - 7:58 -

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.
1 hour ago
18.9° C
Dry
26
Moderate winds from the NW
(26 kph at 316).
New Bolton
19 km S
0m alt.
1 hour ago
21.4° C
Dry
Wind obs. (9 kph from 359 degs) was rejected
.
Te Horo- Settlement Road
20 km WNW
0m alt.
1 hour ago
15.6° C
Dry
Wind obs. (6 kph from 359 degs) was rejected
.
Ross's at Nikau Valley
21 km W
60m alt.
2 hours ago
16.9° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at 322).
Maymorn
22 km SSW
120m alt.
1 hour ago
17.3° C
Dry
20
Moderate winds from the NNW
(20 kph at 339).

* 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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