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NzMount Murchison
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 5pm Tue 11 May Local Time
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Mount Murchison Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild with heavy rain (total 29mm), heaviest during Tue afternoon. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue afternoon, min -8°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Tue afternoon, calm by Thu afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri afternoon, min -6°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NNW on Fri night, calm by Sun night).

Tue
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Mon
17
PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
heavy rain
heavy snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
Wind km/h
75 NW75
35 WNW35
30 ESE30
15 SE15
20 SE20
10 E10
5 N5
10 NW10
20 NW20
40 NNW40
70 NW70
50 WNW50
40 W40
55 WNW55
75 NNW75
60 NNW60
45 NNW45
50 W50
heavy rain heavy snow light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds heavy snow snow shwrs clear snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
29 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 16 3 - - - - - - - 12 1 - 3 40 41 63 1
High °C
3 1 -6 -5 0 1 2 3 3 2 0 -4 -3 -5 -4 -2 -2 -5
Low °C
2 -7 -8 -5 -5 0 1 2 2 1 -2 -4 -6 -6 -4 -4 -4 -6
Chill °C
-5 -6 -11 -11 -4 -1 2 -1 -1 -5 -10 -14 -12 -15 -15 -11 -11 -15
Freezing level m
2900 2250 1050 1050 1100 2550 2700 3200 3300 3300 2150 1700 1400 1300 1300 1700 1600 1500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
31-6-50123320-4-3-5-4-2-2-554-5-42234422-2-2-3-2-1-1-31291135656565322433
Sunrise
- - 7:35 - - 7:37 - - 7:37 - - 7:39 - - 7:39 - - 7:41
Sunset
5:25 - - 5:24 - - 5:23 - - 5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:21 - -

Mount Murchison Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Murchison is: Mild with heavy rain (total 29mm), heaviest during Tue afternoon. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Tue nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue afternoon, min -8°C on Wed morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Tue afternoon, calm by Thu afternoon).

Mount Murchison Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri afternoon, min -6°C on Sat afternoon)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NNW on Fri night, calm by Sun night).

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
Arthur's Pass National Park Visitor Centre
17 km ENE
737m alt.
40 minutes ago
12.2° C
moderate rain
Recent moderate rain.
7
Light winds from the NW
(7 kph at 315).
HokitikaAero(aut)
45 km WNW
40m alt.
1 hour ago
15.8° C
rain showers
Moderate to heavy rain showers.
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 280).
4 km
Ross
47 km W
66m alt.
50 minutes ago
15.3° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 225).
Porters Pass
50 km SE
541m alt.
40 minutes ago
15.6° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
6
Light winds from the SW
(6 kph at 225).
Methven
70 km SSE
337m alt.
40 minutes ago
9.7° C
moderate rain
Recent moderate rain.
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 180).

* 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.