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– Lat/Long: 42.91° S 171.51° E

Mount Rolleston
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 12pm Wed 20 Jan Local Time
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Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Becoming milder with moderate rain (total 19mm) on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Wed morning, light winds from the NW by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 21mm), heaviest during Sat afternoon. Very mild (max 10°C on Mon night, min 4°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
light rain
rain showers
light rain
heavy rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
50 WNW50
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
20 W20
10 WNW10
10 NW10
10 NW10
15 NNW15
15 NW15
20 NW20
25 NNW25
30 WNW30
20 NW20
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
20 NW20
20 NW20
light snow light snow heavy snow light rain rain shwrs rain shwrs light rain light rain rain shwrs light rain heavy rain rain shwrs some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - 8 3 3 1 1 2 1 4 12 5 - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 2 17 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-1 0 2 3 4 3 4 5 4 5 6 7 5 5 6 8 9 10
Low °C
-1 -1 0 2 4 2 3 5 4 4 5 4 4 5 5 7 8 8
Chill °C
-9 -7 -4 0 2 1 1 2 1 1 2 3 1 1 3 5 7 8
Freezing level m
1350 1400 1550 1850 2100 2150 2050 2300 3050 2450 2500 3150 3250 3800 3750 3850 3850 3600
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-6-5-2-2-10012124456679-102343454567556891066891110111210111213121212151615
Sunrise
6:18 - - 6:20 - - 6:20 - - 6:22 - - 6:24 - - 6:24 - -
Sunset
- 9:08 - - 9:07 - - 9:07 - - 9:07 - - 9:06 - - 9:05 -

Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rolleston is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Becoming milder with moderate rain (total 19mm) on Wed nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Wed morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Wed morning, light winds from the NW by Thu night).

Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 21mm), heaviest during Sat afternoonVery mild (max 10°C on Mon night, min 4°C on Sat morning)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Rolleston at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Rolleston. 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
5 km SE
737m alt.
31 minutes ago
4.8° C
moderate rain
Recent moderate rain.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 315).
HokitikaAero(aut)
48 km W
40m alt.
50 minutes ago
11.0° C
clear
No report.
19
Light winds from the WSW
(19 kph at 250).
10 km
Hokitika South
51 km W
2m alt.
30 minutes ago
12.1° C
Dry
35
Fresh winds from the W
(35 kph at 270).
Porters Pass
52 km SSE
541m alt.
31 minutes ago
11.8° C
Dry
17
Light winds from the W
(17 kph at 270).
Ross
57 km WSW
66m alt.
36 minutes ago
10.6° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 225).

* 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.