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– Lat/Long: 42.91° S 171.51° E

Mount Rolleston
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 12am Sun 17 Jan Local Time
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Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Becoming milder with heavy rain (total 28mm) on Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Sat night, min -5°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Sat night, extremely windy from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri afternoon, min -7°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Tue night, light winds from the W by Thu morning).

Sat
16
Sunday
17
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Fri
22
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
heavy snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
45 NNW45
85 NW85
60 NW60
50 WNW50
60 WNW60
65 NW65
60 WNW60
100 NW100
115 WNW115
95 WNW95
55 W55
60 WNW60
25 W25
20 SW20
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
35 WSW35
30 W30
rain shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs heavy snow light snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow light snow some clouds clear some clouds clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
2 3 - - - - - 23 - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 5 13 2 18 3 11 13 16 4 2 - - - - - -
High °C
7 4 1 -1 -2 0 0 2 -4 -5 -5 -6 -3 -1 1 1 3 4
Low °C
3 1 1 -4 -4 -2 -2 2 -5 -7 -6 -6 -5 -2 1 1 2 4
Chill °C
2 -4 -7 -10 -11 -9 -9 -8 -17 -17 -15 -17 -9 -6 -4 -4 -3 -1
Freezing level m
3300 2950 2400 2100 1700 1900 1900 2700 1750 1300 1400 1350 1100 1450 2500 2700 2850 3150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
741-1-2002-4-5-5-6-3-11134108642557200-1-2243671514121091111139766491191314
Sunrise
- 6:15 - - 6:16 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:20 - - 6:20 -
Sunset
- - 9:10 - - 9:09 - - 9:09 - - 9:08 - - 9:07 - - 9:07

Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rolleston is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Becoming milder with heavy rain (total 28mm) on Tue morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Sat night, min -5°C on Tue afternoon)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Sat night, extremely windy from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri afternoon, min -7°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Tue night, light winds from the W by Thu morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Rolleston at the specific elevation of 2275 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.
56 minutes ago
11.6° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 315).
HokitikaAero(aut)
48 km W
40m alt.
2 hours ago
14.2° C
clear
Clear skies.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 120).
20 km
Hokitika South
51 km W
2m alt.
56 minutes ago
14.8° C
Dry
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 90).
Porters Pass
52 km SSE
541m alt.
56 minutes ago
19.4° C
Dry
7
Light winds from the NW
(7 kph at 315).
Ross
57 km WSW
66m alt.
1 hour ago
13.6° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 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.