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New Zealand Snow Forecasts - Wednesday 6th July 2022

New Zealand Snow Forecasts and Reports for New Zealand Ski Resorts

When will it next snow in New Zealand?

There is snow forecast to fall in New Zealand over the next week, in at least 23 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 Temple Basin, which reports snow depths of 130cm51in on upper slopes and 60cm24in 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 New Zealand Ski Resorts by Forecast Snow

Ski Resorts in New Zealand with most snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Broken River106cm42in
Craigieburn106cm42in
Mount Cheeseman99cm39in
Temple Basin95cm37in
Roundhill90cm35in
Treble Cone47cm19in
Snow Farm45cm18in
Cardrona43cm17in
Ohau Snow Fields41cm16in
Mount Dobson38cm15in

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Top New Zealand Ski Resorts by Snow Depth

New Zealand ski areas with the greatest reported snow depths.
Ski Resort Report Upper
Coronet Peak130cm51in
Temple Basin130cm51in
Cardrona128cm50in
The Remarkables108cm43in
Mount Hutt60cm24in
Mount Dobson40cm16in

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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.

New Zealand Snow Forecasts
Ski Resort Forecast 48 HrWedThuFriSatSunMonTue 7 DaySnow Conditions
Broken River-106cm42in -
Cardrona-43cm17in Ski Area Open
Coronet Peak-28cm11in Ski Area Open
Craigieburn-106cm42in -
Fox Peak-24cm10in -
Hanmer Springs-20cm8in -
Manganui---
Mount Cheeseman-99cm39in -
Mount Dobson-38cm15in Ski Area Open
Mount Hutt-34cm14in Ski Area Open
Mount Lyford-25cm10in -
Mount Olympus (NZ)-14cm6in -
Mount Ruapehu-14cm5in -
Ohau Snow Fields-41cm16in -
Porter Heights-10cm4in -
Rainbow-19cm7in -
Roundhill-90cm35in -
Snow Farm-45cm18in -
Temple Basin-95cm37in Ski Area Open
The Remarkables-12cm5in Ski Area Open
Treble Cone-47cm19in -
Tukino-4cm1in -
Turoa-11cm4in -
Whakapapa-14cm5in -

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 off piste 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.

 Canterbury Snow

Ski Resorts in Canterbury with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Craigieburn106cm42in
Mount Hutt34cm14in
Mount Lyford25cm10in
Fox Peak24cm10in
Hanmer Springs20cm8in

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 Otago Snow

Ski Resorts in Otago with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Treble Cone47cm19in
Snow Farm45cm18in
Cardrona43cm17in
Coronet Peak28cm11in
The Remarkables12cm5in

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 Manawatu-Wanganui Snow

Ski Resorts in Manawatu-Wanganui with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Ohau Snow Fields41cm16in
Mount Ruapehu14cm5in
Whakapapa14cm5in
Turoa11cm4in

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 Waikato Snow

Ski Resorts in Waikato with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Broken River106cm42in
Rainbow19cm7in
Tukino4cm1in

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