Ski New Zealand

Hanmer Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Hanmer at 1434 m altitude issued: 11 pm28 Apr 2017 (local time)
Ski New Zealand

Hanmer Snow Forecast


Use the buttons below to tell us…

Days 0-3 Hanmer Weather Summary:

Drizzle on Fri night followed by colder weather and a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Sat morning, min -5°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSW on Sun night, light winds from the SSW by Mon afternoon).

Days 4-6 Hanmer Weather Summary:

Mild with light rain (total 4.0mm) on Wed night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Tue afternoon, min -4°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, gales from the NW by Wed afternoon).
FriSaturday 29Sunday 30Monday 1Tuesday 2Wednesday 3Thu
light rain
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
Wind (km/h)
15 WNW15
30 NW30
30 NW30
15 NW15
20 WSW20
50 SSW50
50 SSW50
40 S40
15 SSW15
5 W5
15 NW15
25 NW25
35 NW35
65 NW65
70 NW70
10 W10
25 S25
35 S35
Summarylight rainsome cloudssome cloudscloudysnow shwrsmod. snowlight snowlight snowlight snowclearclearclearsome cloudscloudysome cloudslight snowlight snowmod. snow
Snow map
T nz snow sum29.cc23
T nz snow sum30.cc23
T nz snow sum01.cc23
T nz snow sum02.cc23
T nz snow sum03.cc23
T nz snow sum04.cc23
Snow cm
Rain mm
Max °C
Min °C
Freezing level (m)2950340033503000230014008008501050165029003300335035502800220014001150
Hanmer freezing level scale
snowy slopeHanmer freezing level

Other resorts in New Zealand are reporting: powder (0) / good piste (1)

The above table gives the weather forecast for Hanmer at the specific elevation of 1434 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Hanmer. To access the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider view of the weather, check out the Weather Map of New Zealand.

Click here to read further information on freezing levels and how we forecast our temperatures.

Visitor Reviews of Hanmer

Richie from New Zealand writes:

This place is pure magic. Low key, primo terrain and good old fashioned tow sheds with tractors driving the lifts. Get here now.

Read 1 more reviews of Hanmer or submit your own

Free weather widget for your website

The Hanmer skiing weather widget below is available to embed on external websites free of charge. It provides a daily summary of our Hanmer snow forecast and current weather conditions. Simply go to the feed configuration page and follow the 3 simple steps to grab the custom html code snippet and paste it into your own site. You can choose the snow forecast elevation (summit, mid-mountain or bottom lift) and metric/imperial units for the snow forecast feed to suit your own website…. Click here to get the code.