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Mount Rolleston
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 5am Sat 26 Sep Local Time
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Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sat night, min -14°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sat morning, extremely windy from the NW by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu night, min -17°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Tue morning, light winds from the W by Thu morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
heavy snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
50 WNW50
50 NW50
95 NNW95
90 WNW90
80 WNW80
90 WNW90
105 WNW105
85 W85
80 W80
55 WSW55
25 WSW25
35 SSW35
30 SSW30
20 SW20
15 WSW15
15 SW15
15 W15
20 W20
some clouds some clouds snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs heavy snow some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 9 14 12 25 22 7 27 - 2 1 - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -2 -1 -4 -7 -10 -9 -12 -12 -15 -15 -12 -9 -8 -6 -5 -4 -3
Low °C
-3 -2 -5 -7 -8 -12 -11 -12 -14 -15 -15 -17 -11 -9 -8 -6 -4 -4
Chill °C
-11 -11 -12 -16 -20 -24 -24 -27 -27 -29 -25 -23 -17 -15 -12 -10 -9 -9
Freezing level m
1650 1900 2100 1700 1200 800 950 700 600 300 450 0 200 700 0 800 1000 850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:16 - - 6:13 - - 6:11 - - 6:09 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - -
Sunset
- 6:35 - - 6:36 - - 6:37 - - 6:37 - - 6:38 - - 6:39 -

Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Rolleston is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sat night, min -14°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sat morning, extremely windy from the NW by Sat night).

Mount Rolleston Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu night, min -17°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Tue morning, 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.
30 minutes ago
7.1° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
17
Light winds from the NW
(17 kph at 315).
HokitikaAero(aut)
48 km W
40m alt.
40 minutes ago
13.3° C
clear
Clear skies.
26
Moderate winds from the NNE
(26 kph at 30).
20 km
Hokitika South
51 km W
2m alt.
30 minutes ago
13.2° C
light rain
Dry
20
Moderate winds from the N
(20 kph at 0).
Porters Pass
52 km SSE
541m alt.
30 minutes ago
13.7° C
Dry
28
Moderate winds from the NW
(28 kph at 315).
Ross
57 km WSW
66m alt.
27 minutes ago
12.4° C
light rain
Dry
2
Calm
(2 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.