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Mount Whitcombe
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

Issued: 11pm Fri 10 Apr Local Time
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Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri night, min -11°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Fri night, stormy winds from the N by Sun afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue night, min -11°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Mon night, light winds from the WSW by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun afternoon, min -7°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Fri morning, severe gales from the NW by Fri night).

Friday
17
Saturday
18
Sun
19
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
moderate snow
moderate snow
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 W10
15 W15
30 NW30
55 NNW55
70 NNW70
75 NNW75
80 NNW80
70 W70
80 W80
90 W90
45 SSW45
25 SSW25
40 SW40
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
15 WSW15
25 SW25
35 S35
30 SSW30
20 SSW20
20 W20
45 W45
60 W60
35 WSW35
30 WSW30
25 SW25
20 WSW20
clear clear clear clear snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear mod. snow mod. snow clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 14 37 3 3 8 - - - - - - - - - - - 6 9 - - - -
High °C
4 4 3 3 0 1 1 -10 -11 -11 -10 -5 -2 -3 -3 -3 -6 -7 -3 -1 -1 0 -1 -2 -1 0 1
Low °C
3 4 3 0 -1 -1 -4 -11 -11 -11 -10 -8 -3 -4 -4 -5 -8 -9 -7 -2 -1 -2 -2 -3 -2 -1 1
Chill °C
1 0 -2 -4 -10 -9 -9 -23 -25 -25 -21 -15 -10 -11 -11 -13 -13 -18 -10 -6 -6 -10 -10 -9 -8 -6 -4
Freezing level m
3450 3450 3250 3150 2350 2500 2100 1350 1250 1100 1150 1550 1100 1200 1700 1600 1400 1700 1400 1750 2450 1600 2500 2200 2100 2300 3000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 7:03 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - - 7:13 -
Sunset
- - 6:08 - - 6:07 - - 6:06 - - 6:04 - - 6:02 - - 6:00 - - 5:59 - - 5:58 - - 5:55

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Whitcombe is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri night, min -11°C on Mon morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Fri night, stormy winds from the N by Sun afternoon).

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue night, min -11°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Mon night, light winds from the WSW by Wed night).

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun afternoon, min -7°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Fri morning, severe gales from the NW by Fri 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
Hokitika Aero (aut)
57 km N
40m alt.
1 hour ago
11.6° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 130).
20 km
MTCookAero Aws
88 km SSW
656m alt.
2 hours ago
11.2° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the WNW
(9 kph at 290).
Darfield
98 km ESE
210m alt.
2 hours ago
9° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 45).
Darfield
101 km ESE
150m alt.
2 hours ago
11° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 350).
Timaru Airport
123 km SSE
26m alt.
2 hours ago
5.6° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 250).
20 km

* 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.