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Rainbow Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Rainbow at 1650 m altitude issued: 6 pm20 Jan 2017 (local time)  
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Rainbow Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Rainbow Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 71.0mm), heaviest during Sat night. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Sun afternoon, min 2°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Fri night, gales from the NNE by Sat night).

Days 4-6 Rainbow Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 8.0mm), mostly falling on Wed morning. Very mild (max 13°C on Tue afternoon, min 2°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Wed morning, light winds from the W by Wed night).
FriSaturday 21Sunday 22Monday 23Tuesday 24Wednesday 25Thu
PMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAM
 
rain showers
partly cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
partly cloudy
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
light rain
clear
clear
partly cloudy
km/h
Wind (km/h)
25 W25
10 WNW10
10 NNW10
35 N35
60 NNE60
45 N45
15 WNW15
20 SW20
20 SW20
20 W20
35 SW35
15 SW15
15 WNW15
50 WNW50
60 WNW60
40 WSW40
10 W10
20 W20
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Snow cm
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mm
Rain mm
2-173712462----35---
max°C
Max °C
52537786787121398748
min°C
Min °C
42434674576101167625
chill°C
WChill°C
-1-11-3-303013189011-11
Humid.%616940929999969584667445497299435639
Freezing level (m)215021502350210030502850300026002750310037003800390042003500305031503350
Rainbow freezing level scale
snowy slopeRainbow freezing level
Sunrise--6:16--6:18--6:20--6:20--6:22--6:24
Sunset9:00--9:00--9:00--8:59--8:58--8:57--

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

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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