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Rainbow Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Rainbow at 1650 m altitude issued: 5 am28 May 2018 (local time)
Ski New Zealand

Rainbow Snow Forecast

Days 0-3 Rainbow Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed morning, min -5°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSE on Mon morning, light winds from the SW by Wed night).

Days 4-6 Rainbow Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu morning, min 0°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu afternoon, fresh winds from the NE by Fri night).
Monday 28Tuesday 29Wednesday 30Thursday 31Friday 1Saturday 2
AMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnight
 
snow showers
light snow
partly cloudy
clear
partly cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
km/h
Wind (km/h)
60 SSE60
30 SSE30
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
5 WSW5
5 SW5
5 W5
5 WNW5
10 NNE10
15 NE15
20 NE20
30 NE30
25 ENE25
20 ENE20
25 NNE25
Summary
snow shwrs
light snow
some clouds
clear
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow shwrs
light snow
mod. snow
light snow
Snow map
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cm
Snow cm
1--------------185
mm
Rain mm
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max°C
Max °C
-4-4-2001221111111111
min°C
Min °C
-5-4-4-100111110100011
chill°C
WChill°C
-16-12-11-5-3-4-2-1-10-1-3-3-6-6-6-4-4
Humid.%757777676949425554496468536067839494
Freezing level (m)8501000950130017501750195021001950185020001750180019001700180017501850
Rainbow freezing level scale
snowy slopeRainbow freezing level
Sunrise7:41--7:43--7:43--7:43--7:45--7:46--
Sunset-5:07--5:07--5:07--5:07--5:06--5:06-
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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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