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Mount Murchison
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Mount Murchison Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat night, min -8°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri night, gales from the WNW by Sun afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed afternoon, min -10°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Wed morning, near gales from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
25 S25
25 SW25
40 WSW40
45 WSW45
50 WNW50
60 WNW60
55 WNW55
25 SW25
35 WSW35
30 WSW30
20 SW20
30 WSW30
20 WSW20
25 SW25
15 W15
50 W50
50 WNW50
55 WNW55
clear clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow heavy snow some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 2 2 15 - 1 2 - - - - - 1 1 2
High °C
-6 -4 -4 -3 -5 -6 -5 -7 -7 -9 -8 -7 -5 -4 -3 -3 -6 -6
Low °C
-7 -5 -4 -7 -6 -6 -7 -7 -8 -10 -9 -7 -7 -4 -3 -6 -7 -6
Chill °C
-12 -11 -13 -11 -15 -17 -16 -15 -16 -20 -16 -15 -12 -11 -9 -11 -16 -17
Freezing level m
1200 1450 1450 1200 1300 1450 1500 1000 1050 1000 900 1100 700 1250 1400 1350 1300 1400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-6-4-4-3-5-6-5-7-7-9-8-7-5-4-3-3-6-6-4-2-2-2-3-3-3-5-5-6-6-5-4-3-2-2-4-3133233400011023223
Sunrise
- 7:15 - - 7:13 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:09 - - 7:07 -
Sunset
- - 5:58 - - 5:59 - - 6:00 - - 6:01 - - 6:02 - - 6:04

Mount Murchison Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Murchison is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat night, min -8°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri night, gales from the WNW by Sun afternoon).

Mount Murchison Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed afternoon, min -10°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Wed morning, near gales from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

Issued local time.

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 Aero (aut)
45 km WNW
40m alt.
3 hours ago
3.4° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the ESE
(6 kph at 120).
20 km
Darfield
83 km SE
150m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 321).
Mitcham
95 km SSE
148m alt.
44 minutes ago
5.3° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 285).
West Melton
100 km SE
60m alt.
47 minutes ago
5.7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 267).
Limestone Hills
101 km E
161m alt.
48 minutes ago
7.4° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 259).

* 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.