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Rainbow Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Rainbow at 1650 m altitude issued: 11 am30 May 2017 (local time)
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Rainbow Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Rainbow Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 9.0mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Wed morning, min 0°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Rainbow Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri morning, min -2°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.
Tuesday 30Wednesday 31Thursday 1Friday 2Saturday 3Sunday 4
AMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnight
 
clear
partly cloudy
light rain
partly cloudy
rain showers
light rain
partly cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partly cloudy
snow showers
partly cloudy
clear
partly cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
km/h
Wind (km/h)
10 W10
10 WNW10
0 NNW0
10 S10
5 WSW5
5 SSE5
5 ESE5
5 E5
5 E5
5 E5
5 E5
5 ESE5
5 SE5
5 SSE5
5 WSW5
15 WSW15
15 WNW15
5 NNE5
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T nz snow sum30.cc23
T nz snow sum31.cc23
T nz snow sum01.cc23
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Snow cm
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mm
Rain mm
--4-23------------
max°C
Max °C
44454323111001010-2
min°C
Min °C
33344222001-1-10-1-1-1-2
chill°C
WChill°C
013242210-21-3-30-5-5-5-5
Humid.%547692839497898892888685827878628091
Freezing level (m)245024502350245024002150200021001800170018001500150018001550150017001300
Rainbow freezing level scale
snowy slopeRainbow freezing level
Sunrise7:43--7:43--7:45--7:46--7:47--7:47--
Sunset-5:07--5:07--5:06--5:06--5:05--5:05-

Other resorts in New Zealand are reporting: powder (0) / good piste (2)

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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