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New Zealand Snow Reports and Conditions - Friday 17th September 2021

New Zealand Snow Reports

Where has it snowed in New Zealand? Snow depths and current snow conditions 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 13 Ski Resorts including Mount Dobson, Mount Ruapehu, Ohau Snow Fields, 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!

Snow Reports for New Zealand. Collected Friday 17th September 2021.

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New Zealand Ski Resorts - Current Snow Comparison

Last reported snow conditions 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 Reports
Ski Resort Report Depth^Last SnowForecast 48Hr 7Day
Broken River-Forecast4in 10in
Coronet Peak37in-Forecast-4in
Craigieburn-Forecast4in 10in
Fox Peak-Forecast4in 4in
Hanmer Springs-Forecast6in 6in
Manganui-Forecast- -
Mount Cheeseman-Forecast4in 10in
Mount Dobson35in-Forecast1in 2in
Mount Hutt100in-Forecast4in 4in
Mount Lyford-Forecast6in 6in
Mount Olympus (NZ)-Forecast1in 7in
Mount Ruapehu-Forecast5in 6in
Ohau Snow Fields-Forecast1in 5in
Porter Heights-Forecast1in 1in
Rainbow-Forecast1in 2in
Roundhill-Forecast7in 20in
Snow Farm-Forecast-5in
Temple Basin94in-Forecast4in 18in
The Remarkables37in-Forecast-5in
Treble Cone-Forecast-9in
Tukino-Forecast2in 3in
Turoa75in-Forecast3in 4in
Whakapapa65in-Forecast5in 6in

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 Report Table Key

  • Snow Report - link to the full Snow Report for the named New Zealand Ski Resort.
  • Depth(U) - last reported Upper Snow Depth.
  • Last Snow - date of last reported snowfall.
  • Status - ski area status (Open/Closed/Unknown).
  • Forecast - link to the full 7 and 14-Day Snow Forecast.
  • 48 Hours - total snowfall expected in the next 48 hours.
  • 7 Days - total snowfall possible over the next 7 days.

All Snow Reports are subject to change. The snow depths given are indicative only of the limited measurements made available by the ski areas concerned, and snow depth and quality will vary substantially from slope to slope.

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