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Mount Rolleston
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 12am Thu 01 Oct Local Time
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Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 20mm) on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri night, min -2°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Wed night, near gales from the WNW by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 33mm), heaviest during Tue morning. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Sun morning, min 2°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Mon night, light winds from the NW by Tue afternoon).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
moderate rain
heavy rain
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 NNW5
10 NW10
10 NW10
15 NW15
20 NW20
25 NW25
35 NW35
40 WNW40
20 NW20
35 NW35
40 WNW40
30 WNW30
20 NW20
20 NW20
30 WNW30
45 NW45
25 NW25
15 NW15
clear clear some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy light snow snow shwrs some clouds rain shwrs light rain light rain some clouds some clouds cloudy mod. rain heavy rain some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - 20 - - 1 2 1 - - - 6 23 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-1 -1 0 -1 0 1 4 2 3 4 5 5 4 4 4 5 5 4
Low °C
-1 -2 -1 -2 -1 0 2 2 2 2 4 5 2 3 4 2 5 2
Chill °C
-3 -5 -4 -5 -6 -5 -3 -5 -2 -2 0 0 0 -1 -1 0 1 1
Freezing level m
1350 1250 1500 1300 1300 1500 1850 2100 3300 2250 2750 2600 3300 3700 3650 3150 2600 2200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 7:05 - - 7:03 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 6:58 - - 6:56 -
Sunset
- - 7:40 - - 7:42 - - 7:43 - - 7:44 - - 7:45 - - 7:46

Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rolleston is: A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 20mm) on Fri nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri night, min -2°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Wed night, near gales from the WNW by Fri night).

Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 33mm), heaviest during Tue morningMild temperatures (max 5°C on Sun morning, min 2°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Mon night, light winds from the NW by Tue afternoon).

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.
43 minutes ago
-1.6° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
HokitikaAero(aut)
48 km W
40m alt.
1 hour ago
4.1° C
clear
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 120).
20 km
Hokitika South
51 km W
2m alt.
43 minutes ago
4.7° C
Dry
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 90).
Porters Pass
52 km SSE
541m alt.
43 minutes ago
5.4° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the W
(11 kph at 270).
Ross
57 km WSW
66m alt.
55 minutes ago
3.7° C
Dry
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.