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New Zealand Snow Forecasts - Monday 21st June 2021

New Zealand Snow Forecasts and Reports for New Zealand Ski Resorts

When will it next snow in New Zealand?

Snow is next forecast to fall in New Zealand over the next 2 days, in at least 6 Ski Resorts including Hanmer Springs, Mount Lyford, Mount Ruapehu, Turoa and Whakapapa.

How much snow is there in New Zealand?

The deepest reported snow in New Zealand is in Mount Hutt, which reports snow depths of 96in on upper slopes and 12in lower down.

When did it last snow in New Zealand?

We do not currently have reports of recent snowfalls from New Zealand, but we hope to soon!

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Top 10 New Zealand Ski Resorts by Snow Depth

Ski Resorts in New Zealand with the deepest reported Snow.
Ski Resort Report Valley Depth^
Mount Hutt12in96in
Coronet Peak-16in
The Remarkables4in8in
Mount Dobson
Mount Ruapehu
Ohau Snow Fields
Treble Cone-

Top 10 New Zealand Ski Resorts by Forecast Snow

Ski Resorts in New Zealand by snow forecast in the next two days.
Ski Resort Forecast 48HrMonTueWedThuFriSatSun 7Day
Hanmer Springs9in 9in
Mount Lyford9in 9in
Broken River1in 1in
Craigieburn1in 1in
Mount Cheeseman1in 1in
Temple Basin- 1in
Mount Hutt2in 2in
Mount Ruapehu3in 3in
Porter Heights2in 2in
Whakapapa3in 3in

New Zealand Ski Resorts - Forecast Snow Comparison

The latest snow forecasts for Ski Resorts in New Zealand - please note that all ski resorts can be affected by weather at short notice, and you should check with the Tourist Office before travelling.

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New Zealand Snow Forecasts
Ski Resort Forecast 48HrMonTueWedThuFriSatSun 7DaySnow Conditions
Broken River1in 1in -
Cardrona--Ski Area Open
Coronet Peak--Ski Area Closed
Craigieburn1in 1in -
Fox Peak---
Hanmer Springs9in 9in -
Mount Cheeseman1in 1in -
Mount Dobson---
Mount Hutt2in 2in 10in Fresh Snow
Mount Lyford9in 9in -
Mount Olympus (NZ)-2in -
Mount Ruapehu3in 3in -
Ohau Snow Fields-12in -
Porter Heights2in 2in -
Roundhill-1in -
Snow Farm---
Temple Basin- 1in -
The Remarkables---
Treble Cone---
Turoa2in 2in -
Whakapapa3in 3in Ski Area Open

The New Zealand snow forecast figures given here are the likely average cumulative snowfall on each day, for the specified ski resort. Local snow depths may vary considerably from slope to slope.

Off Piste and Avalanche Safety

Ski Safe : If you intend to ski or snowboard out of bounds in New Zealand, you must check conditions locally before doing so. Always check the Avalanche Risk Level and carry appropriate avalanche safety equipment at all times.

New Zealand Snow Forecast Table Key

  • Snow Forecast - links to 7-Day medium-range and 14-Day long-range Snow Forecasts.
  • 48 Hours - total snowfall forecast in the next 48 hours.
  • 7 Days - total snowfall possible over the next 7 days.
  • Status - ski area status (Open/Closed/Unknown).
  • Snow Conditions - current skiing conditions.

All Snow Forecasts beyond 2 days are subject to change. The multi-day snowfall totals above are the total quantity of fresh snow expected to fall, and do NOT account for settling and compaction that will occur.

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