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Mount Whitcombe
Weather Forecast, New Zealand

 

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri morning, min -4°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (gales from the NNW on Fri morning, moderate winds from the W by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon night, min -4°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Mon morning, light winds from the N by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu morning, min -9°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Thu night, light winds from the SSW by Sat morning).

Thursday
19
Friday
20
Saturday
21
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
snow showers
light snow
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
75 NNW75
60 NW60
55 WNW55
45 WNW45
40 WNW40
25 W25
30 NW30
55 NW55
35 NW35
40 NNW40
30 NNW30
35 N35
30 NE30
30 NNE30
5 ENE5
20 S20
15 SW15
20 W20
30 SW30
45 WNW45
70 WNW70
55 W55
60 W60
25 W25
10 SSW10
20 SSW20
15 WSW15
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 2 - - - - 1 6 6 - - 11 10 13 10 - - 2 - - 24 3 2 - 1 2 1
High °C
1 0 0 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2 -1 -3 -2 1 0 1 1 0 -1 -3 -2 -2 -3 -5 -6 -8 -7 -5 -4
Low °C
0 -1 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -4 -3 -3 0 0 0 -1 -1 -2 -4 -3 -3 -4 -6 -7 -9 -8 -6 -5
Chill °C
-8 -9 -9 -12 -11 -11 -11 -11 -9 -11 -9 -5 -6 -4 -1 -5 -6 -8 -9 -10 -14 -15 -17 -19 -13 -12 -13
Freezing level m
2800 2600 2050 1950 2100 1800 2000 2150 2350 2250 2300 2750 2750 2800 2900 2550 2500 2050 2100 2400 1300 1900 1700 1200 1450 1900 1800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:50 - - 5:52 - -
Sunset
- 9:09 - - 9:10 - - 9:10 - - 9:12 - - 9:13 - - 9:14 - - 9:14 - - 9:15 - - 9:15 -

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Whitcombe is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri morning, min -4°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (gales from the NNW on Fri morning, moderate winds from the W by Sat night).

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon night, min -4°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Mon morning, light winds from the N by Tue night).

Mount Whitcombe Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu morning, min -9°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Thu night, light winds from the SSW by Sat morning).

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
lightning 97km W of Methven
51 km SSW
1751m alt.
2 hours ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
Hokitika Aero (aut)
57 km N
40m alt.
40 minutes ago
14.5° C
No report.
30
Fresh winds from the NNE
(30 kph at 20).
4 km
MTCookAero Aws
88 km SSW
656m alt.
40 minutes ago
19.0° C
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the N
(37 kph at 350).
Darfield
98 km ESE
210m alt.
2 hours ago
22° C
Dry
10
Light winds from the N
(10 kph at 0).
Darfield
101 km ESE
150m alt.
2 hours ago
22° C
Dry
13
Light winds from the NNW
(13 kph at 331).

* 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Mount Whitcombe and within an acceptable time window.