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Porters Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Porters at 1980 m altitude issued: 6 am21 Jan 2017 (local time)  
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Porters Snow Forecast


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Days 0-3 Porters Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 44.0mm) on Sat night. Mild temperatures (max 6°C on Mon afternoon, min 1°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the N on Sat night, light winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

Days 4-6 Porters Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 6.0mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Wed afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Tue afternoon, min 1°C on Wed afternoon). Mainly extremely windy.
Saturday 21Sunday 22Monday 23Tuesday 24Wednesday 25Thursday 26
light snow
heavy rain
heavy rain
light rain
light snow
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
snow showers
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
Wind (km/h)
20 NW20
35 NNW35
55 N55
25 NNW25
25 SW25
45 SW45
40 SW40
15 WSW15
30 W30
20 WNW20
40 WNW40
80 NW80
45 W45
10 SSW10
15 W15
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
35 WNW35
Summarycloudylight snowheavy rainheavy rainlight rainlight snowsome cloudssome cloudsclearclearsome cloudsrain shwrsrain shwrssnow shwrssome cloudssome cloudssome cloudssome clouds
Snow map
T nz snow sum21.cc23
T nz snow sum22.cc23
T nz snow sum23.cc23
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T nz snow sum25.cc23
T nz snow sum26.cc23
Snow cm
Rain mm
Max °C
Min °C
Freezing level (m)225021003300265026002300240026003250345041004650265022002350315031002550
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.

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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.