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– Lat/Long: 43.22° S 170.91° E

Mount Whitcombe
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 6am Sun 17 Jan Local Time
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Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun morning, min -10°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (near gales from the WNW on Sun night, extremely windy from the NW by Tue morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri afternoon, min -7°C on Wed morning). Mainly severe gales.

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sat night, min -2°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the WSW by Mon night).

(Days 10-12):

Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Thu morning. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Tue afternoon, min 2°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Thu morning).

Sunday
17
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
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
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy snow
light snow
clear
clear
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
light rain
light rain
rain showers
Wind km/h
70 NNW70
70 NNW70
50 WNW50
70 WNW70
80 WNW80
60 WNW60
105 NW105
115 NW115
105 WNW105
80 WNW80
80 W80
35 W35
30 SW30
25 WSW25
40 WSW40
50 W50
45 W45
55 WNW55
75 WNW75
85 WNW85
90 WSW90
95 W95
95 W95
60 W60
60 WSW60
55 WSW55
20 WSW20
55 W55
90 W90
90 W90
80 WNW80
65 WNW65
65 W65
30 W30
35 W35
40 WNW40
mod. snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow heavy snow snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear some clouds cloudy some clouds heavy snow light snow clear clear cloudy some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear light rain light rain rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 1 4
Snow
Snow cm
7 12 16 2 23 3 24 23 37 19 2 2 - - - - - - 12 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
0 -2 -4 -6 -4 -3 0 -7 -8 -7 -7 -5 -3 -1 0 0 1 0 2 3 5 2 1 2 4 4 4 7 8 8 7 8 7 5 5 5
Low °C
-2 -3 -8 -7 -4 -4 0 -7 -10 -7 -7 -6 -4 -1 0 -1 0 -2 0 2 3 1 1 -2 3 4 4 6 7 7 7 7 5 5 5 2
Chill °C
-9 -12 -14 -17 -15 -14 -11 -21 -22 -20 -20 -13 -10 -7 -7 -8 -6 -8 -7 -6 -3 -8 -9 -7 -3 -3 -1 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 -1
Freezing level m
2700 2300 1950 1650 1950 1900 2700 1750 1350 1500 1500 1200 1450 2400 2550 2450 2550 2400 2650 3000 3900 3250 3050 2350 3450 3550 3800 4100 4300 4300 4200 4150 3900 3550 3600 3550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
0-2-4-6-4-30-7-8-7-7-5-3-10010235212444788787555420-1014-2-3-2-3-30223325564435547899109998109657711534325768981111999899711121213151314141316151312131317121011108121313151514181715151614161613181919202119212120
Sunrise
6:16 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:20 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:24 - - 6:26 - - 6:26 - - 6:28 - - 6:30 - - 6:31 - -
Sunset
- 9:14 - - 9:14 - - 9:13 - - 9:12 - - 9:12 - - 9:10 - - 9:09 - - 9:08 - - 9:07 - - 9:07 - - 9:07 - - 9:06 -

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Whitcombe is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun morning, min -10°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (near gales from the WNW on Sun night, extremely windy from the NW by Tue morning).

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri afternoon, min -7°C on Wed morning)Mainly severe gales.

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sat night, min -2°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the WSW by Mon 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.
50 minutes ago
15.7° C
moderate rain
Recent moderate rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 225).
Hokitika South
51 km N
2m alt.
43 minutes ago
16.4° C
Dry
28
Moderate winds from the W
(28 kph at 270).
HokitikaAero(aut)
57 km N
40m alt.
1 hour ago
14.7° C
rain showers
No report.
30
Fresh winds from the NE
(30 kph at 50).
4000 km
Arthur's Pass National Park Visitor Centre
61 km ENE
737m alt.
43 minutes ago
12.8° C
heavy rain
Recent heavy rain.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 315).
Franz Josef AWS
64 km SW
126m alt.
43 minutes ago
15.0° C
moderate rain
Recent moderate rain.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 315).

* 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.