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Mount Whitcombe
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 5am Tue 22 Sep Local Time
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Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue morning, min -7°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Tue night, strong winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat night, min -14°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Fri morning, extremely windy from the NNW by Sat night).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed night, min -8°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Mon morning, light winds from the SW by Wed night).

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri morning, min -10°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, severe gales from the NW by Sat afternoon).

Monday
28
Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thursday
1
Friday
2
Saturday
3
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
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snow showers
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
55 WNW55
65 WNW65
80 NW80
60 WNW60
50 NW50
65 WNW65
60 WNW60
55 NW55
50 NW50
50 WNW50
50 WNW50
65 WNW65
55 NW55
60 NNW60
105 NW105
85 WNW85
90 WNW90
80 WSW80
45 WSW45
40 WSW40
20 WSW20
30 WSW30
25 WSW25
20 SSW20
20 SSW20
15 SSW15
10 W10
5 WSW5
15 W15
10 W10
5 W5
15 W15
40 NW40
75 NW75
75 NW75
65 NNW65
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- 2 47 4 2 - 3 15 27 5 2 - - 15 59 19 12 6 - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 9 45
High °C
0 -2 0 -2 -4 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6 -7 -6 -5 -5 -3 -9 -13 -10 -8 -7 -6 -6 -6 -5 -6 -5 -4 -3 -2 -2 -1 -1 -1 -4 -5 -3
Low °C
0 -3 -1 -2 -4 -7 -6 -6 -7 -6 -7 -7 -5 -6 -8 -12 -14 -14 -8 -7 -7 -6 -6 -7 -6 -5 -5 -4 -3 -3 -2 -1 -3 -6 -7 -10
Chill °C
-9 -12 -9 -12 -14 -15 -17 -17 -16 -16 -18 -17 -15 -16 -15 -23 -29 -23 -18 -17 -15 -14 -14 -12 -13 -10 -9 -7 -7 -4 -5 -6 -7 -15 -17 -13
Freezing level m
2450 1900 2350 2300 2050 1550 1650 1750 1600 1700 1700 1500 1450 1750 2050 1350 950 350 700 1050 950 1100 1300 1050 1600 1800 1650 1500 1700 1350 1350 2100 1250 1300 1600 2000
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Sunrise
6:24 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - - 6:18 - - 6:16 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:11 - - 6:09 - - 6:07 - - 6:05 - -
Sunset
- 6:32 - - 6:34 - - 6:35 - - 6:36 - - 6:37 - - 6:37 - - 6:38 - - 6:40 - - 6:42 - - 6:43 - - 6:44 - - 6:45 -

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Whitcombe is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue morning, min -7°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Tue night, strong winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat night, min -14°C on Sun afternoon)Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Fri morning, extremely windy from the NNW by Sat night).

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed night, min -8°C on Mon morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Mon morning, light winds from the SW by Wed night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Whitcombe at the specific elevation of 2650 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.
56 minutes ago
8.9° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 225).
Hokitika South
51 km N
2m alt.
40 minutes ago
9.8° C
Dry
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 90).
HokitikaAero(aut)
57 km N
40m alt.
1 hour ago
9.3° C
clear
Clear skies.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 150).
20 km
Arthur's Pass National Park Visitor Centre
61 km ENE
737m alt.
40 minutes ago
7.5° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the NW
(13 kph at 315).
Franz Josef AWS
64 km SW
126m alt.
44 minutes ago
7.0° C
No weather report.
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.