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Ski New Zealand

Rainbow Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Rainbow at 1650 m altitude issued: 5 pm19 Aug 2017 (local time)
Ski New Zealand

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 Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Sat night, light winds from the SSW by Tue morning).

Days 4-6 Rainbow Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed afternoon, min -2°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.
SatSunday 20Monday 21Tuesday 22Wednesday 23Thursday 24Fri
PMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAM
 
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
clear
clear
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
km/h
Wind (km/h)
10 E10
20 SE20
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
25 SSE25
15 S15
15 S15
10 SSE10
5 SW5
5 SW5
10 WSW10
10 WNW10
10 WSW10
10 W10
10 W10
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
Summary
light snow
snow shwrs
light snow
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
some clouds
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
clear
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
clear
clear
some clouds
some clouds
Snow map
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cm
Snow cm
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mm
Rain mm
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max°C
Max °C
1100-1-3-2-4-20-11211211
min°C
Min °C
000-1-3-3-3-5-4-1-20101111
chill°C
WChill°C
-4-5-6-7-9-9-8-10-8-1-2-3-2-3-3-2-2-3
Humid.%918473697678715836335149697273776541
Freezing level (m)18001750155015501350110013007001000165013501700205017501850210019501900
Rainbow freezing level scale
snowy slopeRainbow freezing level
Sunrise--7:13--7:11--7:11--7:09--7:07--7:05
Sunset5:49--5:50--5:51--5:52--5:52--5:53--

Other resorts in New Zealand are reporting: powder (1) / good piste (8)

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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