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Porters Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Porters at 1310 m altitude issued: 12 am28 Oct 2016 (local time)  
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Porters Snow Forecast


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Days 0-3 Porters Weather Summary:

Mild at first with light rain (total 3.0mm) on Fri afternoon followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Fri morning, min -5°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NW on Fri morning, calm by Sat night).

Days 4-6 Porters Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 16.0mm), heaviest on Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Mon afternoon, min -2°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, strong winds from the NW by Tue night).
ThuFriday 28Saturday 29Sunday 30Monday 31Tuesday 1Wed
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
rain showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
rain showers
heavy rain
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
Wind (km/h)
25 NW25
45 NW45
20 W20
15 SSW15
10 S10
15 SSE15
5 S5
5 W5
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
5 NNE5
10 N10
20 NNW20
25 NNW25
20 NE20
40 NW40
30 NW30
30 NW30
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Snow map
T nz snow sum28.cc23
T nz snow sum29.cc23
T nz snow sum30.cc23
T nz snow sum31.cc23
T nz snow sum01.cc23
T nz snow sum02.cc23
Snow cm
Rain mm
Max °C
Min °C
Freezing level (m)245026502400105010001250115015001950160018002150185018001900145018002100
Porters freezing level scale
snowy slopePorters freezing level

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The above table gives the weather forecast for Porters at the specific elevation of 1310 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Porters. 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 Porters

Peter Manning from New Zealand writes:

The best value. Closest to Christchurch

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The Porters skiing weather widget below is available to embed on external websites free of charge. It provides a daily summary of our Porters 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.