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Mount Murchison
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Mount Murchison Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Becoming milder with light rain (total 3mm) on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon night, min -2°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Sun afternoon, light winds from the ENE by Tue morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu morning, min -4°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed afternoon, stormy winds from the NW by Thu night).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
30 WNW30
35 NW35
65 NW65
40 NW40
45 NW45
35 NNW35
25 NNE25
15 ENE15
30 E30
35 SSE35
40 S40
15 SW15
20 WSW20
40 W40
60 WNW60
90 NW90
40 W40
35 W35
some clouds some clouds mod. snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow clear clear some clouds some clouds heavy snow some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - 3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 6 - - 1 8 3 3 9 1 - - - - 27 - -
High °C
-1 -1 -1 -1 0 1 2 2 1 -1 -2 -1 1 2 1 1 -2 -2
Low °C
-1 -2 -1 -1 -1 0 2 1 0 -4 -3 -1 -1 2 -1 0 -2 -3
Chill °C
-8 -10 -10 -9 -7 -5 -4 -2 -5 -8 -9 -6 -6 -5 -7 -8 -10 -10
Freezing level m
2000 1950 2200 2300 2300 2450 2800 2750 2650 1950 1700 2300 2250 3100 2700 2550 2100 2050
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-1-1-1-101221-1-2-11211-2-2012234442113233310468711119965911788977
Sunrise
- 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 -
Sunset
- - 9:08 - - 9:09 - - 9:09 - - 9:10 - - 9:10 - - 9:12

Mount Murchison Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Murchison is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Becoming milder with light rain (total 3mm) on Mon nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon night, min -2°C on Sun morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Sun afternoon, light winds from the ENE by Tue morning).

Mount Murchison Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu morning, min -4°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed afternoon, stormy winds from the NW by Thu 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
Hokitika Aero (aut)
45 km WNW
40m alt.
4 hours ago
10.7° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the SSE
(11 kph at 140).
20 km
Darfield
77 km SE
210m alt.
1 hour ago
12° C
Dry
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 338).
Darfield
83 km SE
150m alt.
44 minutes ago
12° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 331).
Christchurch
105 km ESE
37m alt.
4 hours ago
8.9° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 350).
10 km
Christchurch International Airport
108 km ESE
34m alt.
2 hours ago
n/a° C
clear
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 320).

* 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.