Mount Murchison
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Days 0-3 Mount Murchison Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Wed morning, min -14°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WNW on Sun afternoon, moderate winds from the SSW by Wed morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Murchison Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Thu afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
heavy snow
heavy snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
80 WNW80
65 WNW65
45 W45
60 W60
65 WSW65
65 S65
55 S55
45 SSW45
25 SW25
20 SSW20
20 W20
15 SW15
25 SW25
25 S25
10 S10
15 SW15
10 W10
20 W20
heavy snow heavy snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
39 21 - - 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-6 -10 -11 -12 -11 -13 -10 -6 -5 -3 -3 -5 -6 -6 -5 -4 -4 -4
Low °C
-9 -11 -11 -12 -12 -14 -11 -9 -5 -3 -4 -5 -6 -6 -5 -4 -4 -4
Chill °C
-18 -23 -23 -25 -21 -27 -22 -14 -12 -9 -8 -11 -13 -13 -10 -9 -8 -10
Freezing level m
1450 950 650 800 300 350 800 850 950 1400 1200 950 1400 1450 1200 1400 1350 1150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-6-10-11-12-11-13-10-6-5-3-3-5-6-6-5-4-4-4-4-7-8-8-9-10-8-4-3-2-2-3-3-3-3-3-2-330-1-1-2-2-2-12312332312
Sunrise
- - 8:06 - - 8:06 - - 8:06 - - 8:06 - - 8:06 - - 8:06
Sunset
5:06 - - 5:07 - - 5:07 - - 5:07 - - 5:07 - - 5:07 - -

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Murchison at the specific elevation of 2408 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Murchison. 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 Airport
45 km WNW
40m alt.
3 hours ago
4.9° C
-
11
Light winds from the E
(11 kph at 80).
10 km
Greymouth wx
61 km NW
53m alt.
24 minutes ago
8.8° C
moderate rain
Rain
12
Light winds from the W
(12 kph at 270).
10.0 km
Runanga Greymouth
68 km N
20m alt.
32 minutes ago
6.7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 1).
Darfield
77 km SE
210m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the WNW
(8 kph at 293).
Darfield
77 km SE
210m alt.
38 minutes ago
6.2° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 276).

* 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 Murchison and within an acceptable time window.