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Mount Whitcombe
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 6pm Mon 26 Oct Local Time
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Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 33mm), heaviest during Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed afternoon, min 0°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 121mm), heaviest during Sat morning. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat night. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Thu afternoon, min 2°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the WNW by Sat morning).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 24mm) on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Wed morning, min -2°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Mon night, gales from the NW by Wed morning).

(Days 10-12):

Heavy rain (total 47mm) on Wed night. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Wed night, calm by Sat morning).

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moderate rain
cloudy
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clear
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moderate rain
heavy rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
light snow
cloudy
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Wind km/h
30 NW30
5 NNW5
5 SE5
10 SE10
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5 SE5
5 E5
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5 N5
10 N10
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40 NW40
30 WNW30
25 W25
25 W25
30 W30
15 WSW15
15 W15
10 WSW10
20 W20
40 WNW40
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60 WNW60
55 WNW55
60 NW60
35 WNW35
35 NW35
35 WNW35
15 WSW15
10 SSE10
5 SSW5
0 SSE0
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Rain
Rain mm
23 10 - - - - - - - 6 21 10 15 7 40 13 9 - - - - - - - - 12 12 9 38 - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
5 4 1 1 1 5 6 3 5 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 3 2 2 -1 1 1 0 3 2 4 5 5 4 1 0 -3 -4 -3 -5 -2
Low °C
5 2 1 1 0 3 5 3 4 3 4 4 4 2 4 3 2 2 1 -2 0 1 0 1 1 0 5 4 4 0 -2 -5 -5 -4 -5 -4
Chill °C
0 2 -1 -2 -2 5 6 3 3 2 0 -1 -2 -3 -3 -2 -3 -3 -4 -8 -3 -3 -3 -3 -5 -3 -2 -2 -3 -6 -7 -11 -7 -7 -10 -2
Freezing level m
2950 3100 2300 2350 1900 2650 2850 2900 2900 2750 2850 2800 2900 2450 2800 2600 2450 2350 2500 1450 1900 2300 1550 3250 3200 2700 2850 2750 2650 2150 2050 1350 1300 1550 1100 1350
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Sunrise
- - 6:24 - - 6:24 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:11 - - 6:09
Sunset
8:14 - - 8:15 - - 8:15 - - 8:17 - - 8:19 - - 8:20 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:23 - - 8:25 - - 8:27 - - 8:28 - -

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Whitcombe is: Heavy rain (total 33mm), heaviest during Mon afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed afternoon, min 0°C on Tue night)Wind will be generally light.

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 121mm), heaviest during Sat morning. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat nightTemperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Thu afternoon, min 2°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the WNW by Sat morning).

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 24mm) on Tue nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Wed morning, min -2°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Mon night, gales from the NW by Wed morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Whitcombe at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Whitcombe. 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
Ross
36 km NW
66m alt.
53 minutes ago
14.7° C
moderate rain
Recent moderate rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 225).
Hokitika South
51 km N
2m alt.
40 minutes ago
14.8° C
moderate rain
Recent moderate rain.
17
Light winds from the NE
(17 kph at 45).
HokitikaAero(aut)
57 km N
40m alt.
50 minutes ago
14.8° C
moderate rain
Intermittent moderate rain.
19
Light winds from the NE
(19 kph at 40).
2 km
Arthur's Pass National Park Visitor Centre
61 km ENE
737m alt.
40 minutes ago
6.5° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 180).
Franz Josef AWS
64 km SW
126m alt.
40 minutes ago
13.3° C
light rain
Recent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 135).

* 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.