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Rainbow Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Rainbow at 1650 m altitude issued: 6 pm17 Oct 2017 (local time)
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Rainbow Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Rainbow Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 12°C on Thu afternoon, min 1°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Rainbow Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 2.0mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 13°C on Fri afternoon, min -1°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Fri afternoon, strong winds from the W by Sun afternoon).
TueWednesday 18Thursday 19Friday 20Saturday 21Sunday 22Mon
PMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAM
 
partly cloudy
snow showers
partly cloudy
clear
partly cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partly cloudy
light rain
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
km/h
Wind (km/h)
25 SW25
10 SW10
15 S15
25 SSW25
20 SSW20
20 SSW20
10 SSW10
15 S15
5 SSW5
15 W15
20 WSW20
25 W25
35 WNW35
30 W30
35 W35
45 W45
35 W35
40 WNW40
Summary
some clouds
snow shwrs
some clouds
clear
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
some clouds
light rain
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Snow map
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cm
Snow cm
-------------11111
mm
Rain mm
------------11----
max°C
Max °C
32344101210121396431112
min°C
Min °C
3113361191011554-10001
chill°C
WChill°C
-2-3-3-1-1210710900-2-8-7-8-7-6
Humid.%718981457060425150453643808595929897
Freezing level (m)220020001900230023503050295032003250315033502900245018501550175016501850
Rainbow freezing level scale
snowy slopeRainbow freezing level
Sunrise--6:35--6:33--6:31--6:30--6:28--6:26
Sunset7:51--7:52--7:53--7:54--7:55--7:57--

Other resorts in New Zealand are reporting: powder (0) / good piste (4)

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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