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New Zealand Snow Forecasts - Monday 20th September 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 19 Ski Resorts including Cardrona, Coronet Peak, Treble Cone, 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 100in on upper slopes and 22in 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 Hutt22in100in
Temple Basin8in94in
Coronet Peak7in37in
The Remarkables30in37in
Mount Dobson20in35in
Mount Ruapehu
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
Mount Ruapehu3in 3in
Whakapapa3in 3in
Hanmer Springs--
Mount Lyford-1in
Turoa4in 5in
Mount Hutt-7in
Fox Peak1in 6in
Tukino1in 1in
Mount Dobson2in 12in
Ohau Snow Fields16in 34in

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 10in -
Cardrona10in 36in Ski Area Open
Coronet Peak7in 27in Ski Area Open
Craigieburn1in 10in -
Fox Peak1in 6in -
Hanmer Springs-- -
Mount Cheeseman1in 10in -
Mount Dobson2in 12in Ski Area Open
Mount Hutt-7in 2in Fresh Snow
Mount Lyford-1in -
Mount Olympus (NZ)7in 9in -
Mount Ruapehu3in 3in -
Ohau Snow Fields16in 34in -
Porter Heights-- -
Rainbow1in 1in -
Roundhill8in 30in -
Snow Farm10in 35in -
Temple Basin2in 11in Ski Area Open
The Remarkables12in 37in - Fresh Snow
Treble Cone14in 45in -
Tukino1in 1in -
Turoa4in 5in Ski Area Open
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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