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Porters Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Porters at 1980 m altitude issued: 6 pm05 Dec 2016 (local time)  
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Porters Snow Forecast


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Days 0-3 Porters Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 29.0mm), heaviest during Wed afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Mon night, min 2°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Wed morning, light winds from the SSW by Thu morning).

Days 4-6 Porters Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 6.0mm), mostly falling on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 11°C on Fri afternoon, min -2°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu afternoon, stormy winds from the NNW by Fri night).
MonTuesday 6Wednesday 7Thursday 8Friday 9Saturday 10Sun
partly cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
moderate rain
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
partly cloudy
Wind (km/h)
15 NW15
30 NW30
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
30 NW30
60 NW60
45 NW45
10 S10
10 SSW10
5 SSW5
10 NW10
15 NNW15
30 NNW30
60 NNW60
80 NNW80
50 WNW50
30 WNW30
10 WNW10
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Snow map
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Snow cm
Rain mm
Max °C
Min °C
Freezing level (m)330037503850360036003200300031002600310031503750405044003400260020001800
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 1980 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.

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

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.