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Aoraki-Mt Cook Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Aoraki-Mt Cook at 2839 m altitude issued: 6 am23 Mar 2017 (local time)
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Aoraki-Mt Cook Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Aoraki-Mt Cook Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu afternoon, min -1°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Aoraki-Mt Cook Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow, mostly falling on Sun night. Becoming milder with light rain (total 2.0mm) on Mon morning. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Tue morning, min 1°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Mon afternoon, strong winds from the NW by Tue night).
Thursday 23Friday 24Saturday 25Sunday 26Monday 27Tuesday 28
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partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partly cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light rain
clear
clear
clear
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
km/h
Wind (km/h)
20 SW20
15 WSW15
15 W15
25 W25
30 W30
20 WSW20
5 SSE5
5 NNE5
10 NE10
20 N20
20 N20
15 NNW15
5 WNW5
5 NW5
20 NNW20
35 NW35
35 NNW35
40 NW40
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Snow cm
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mm
Rain mm
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max°C
Max °C
342332442211333443
min°C
Min °C
23021033-1211232442
chill°C
WChill°C
-30-6-3-5-612-6-3-4-403-2-2-2-5
Humid.%333738376732205455719798989072828590
Freezing level (m)325034503450335032503350350033003300315031003100325034003650365036003350
Aoraki-Mt Cook freezing level scale
snowy slopeAoraki-Mt Cook freezing level
Sunrise7:43--7:45--7:46--7:48--7:48--7:50--
Sunset-7:46--7:45--7:43--7:40--7:39--7:37-

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The above table gives the weather forecast for Aoraki-Mt Cook at the specific elevation of 2839 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Aoraki-Mt Cook. 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.

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Visitor Reviews of Aoraki-Mt Cook

Peter Taylor from New Zealand writes:

Generally a well-serviced mountain, featuring excellent coffee at Plateau Hut. Service at Empress Hut is a little slow, and, apart from a peculiar rocky pudding, non-existent at Gardiner Hut. Queues on popular blue run the Linda tend to get very long in January and there have been some instances of fisticuffs amongst impatient punters at Summit Rocks. The Nor'West Ridge is a somewhat less crowded blue run, but it's a long walk from the hut with no guarantee of good conditions from the summit. The public are warned to exercise caution on descents of the double diamond Hooker Face as it can get a little hard and slippery at times. Late season, often as early as mid-January, there are excellent natural terrain park features on the lower Linda.

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