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Rainbow Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Rainbow at 1650 m altitude issued: 5 am24 Jul 2017 (local time)
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Rainbow Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Rainbow Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon afternoon, min -4°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Wed morning, near gales from the WNW by Wed night).

Days 4-6 Rainbow Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu morning, min -9°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.
Monday 24Tuesday 25Wednesday 26Thursday 27Friday 28Saturday 29
AMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnight
 
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
clear
partly cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
km/h
Wind (km/h)
25 WSW25
30 WNW30
20 WSW20
25 SW25
25 WSW25
30 SW30
20 WSW20
25 WNW25
55 WNW55
25 WNW25
20 W20
10 SSW10
10 SE10
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
20 S20
15 SW15
Summary
light snow
light snow
snow shwrs
some clouds
some clouds
clear
some clouds
snow shwrs
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow shwrs
clear
clear
clear
Snow map
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cm
Snow cm
-1------111451----
mm
Rain mm
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max°C
Max °C
010-1-1-2-2-1110-2-6-6-7-7-6-3
min°C
Min °C
00-1-2-2-4-3-1000-5-6-6-9-9-7-5
chill°C
WChill°C
-6-6-7-9-8-12-9-7-8-4-5-9-11-12-16-16-14-11
Humid.%909480787972768398968785938286686139
Freezing level (m)155017501500115015001100105014501750175017001100750850500250750550
Rainbow freezing level scale
snowy slopeRainbow freezing level
Sunrise7:46--7:45--7:43--7:43--7:41--7:41--
Sunset-5:23--5:23--5:24--5:25--5:27--5:28-

Other resorts in New Zealand are reporting: powder (0) / good piste (13)

The above table gives the weather forecast for Rainbow at the specific elevation of 1650 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Rainbow. 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 Rainbow

bill blyth from New Zealand writes:

Awesome safe field, great for kids and very friendly staff.. snowmaking was spot on with nice powder to ski on.. a pleasant change from the money hunger of NZski unhappy and abusive staff. Thumbs up Rainbow keep up the good work.

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