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Hanmer Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Hanmer at 1604 m altitude issued: 6 pm30 Mar 2017 (local time)
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Hanmer Snow Forecast


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Days 0-3 Hanmer Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 5.0mm), mostly falling on Sat night. Very mild (max 15°C on Fri afternoon, min 10°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Fri night, severe gales from the NNW by Sun morning).

Days 4-6 Hanmer Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 5.0mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 13°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Sun afternoon, light winds from the SSE by Mon afternoon).
ThuFriday 31Saturday 1Sunday 2Monday 3Tuesday 4Wed
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind (km/h)
10 W10
10 NW10
15 NW15
15 NW15
5 NW5
15 NW15
20 NW20
45 NW45
65 NW65
90 NW90
10 WSW10
15 S15
10 SSE10
10 SE10
15 E15
10 E10
15 E15
25 E25
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Snow map
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Snow cm
Rain mm
Max °C
Min °C
Freezing level (m)385043004450445043004150425041004300440035501400165014501350155014501550
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 1604 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.

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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.