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New Zealand Snow Forecasts - Friday 16th April 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 16 Ski Resorts including Mount Dobson, Mount Ruapehu, Ohau Snow Fields, Turoa and Whakapapa.

How much snow is there in New Zealand?

We don't have any current snow depths for New Zealand but you can use the link below to view skiing conditions at New Zealand Ski Resorts.

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^
Broken River
Coronet Peak-
Mount Dobson
Mount Ruapehu
Ohau Snow Fields
The Remarkables-
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 48HrFriSatSunMonTueWedThu 7Day
Porter Heights23cm9in 23cm9in
Mount Hutt21cm8in 21cm8in
Fox Peak12cm5in 12cm5in
Mount Olympus (NZ)4cm1in 4cm2in
Mount Ruapehu3cm1in 3cm1in
Turoa3cm1in 3cm1in
Whakapapa3cm1in 3cm1in
Broken River1cm-1cm-
Hanmer Springs1cm- 1cm-

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 48HrFriSatSunMonTueWedThu 7DaySnow Conditions
Broken River1cm-1cm--
Cardrona6cm2in 6cm2in -
Coronet Peak--Ski Area Closed
Fox Peak12cm5in 12cm5in -
Hanmer Springs1cm- 1cm- -
Mount Cheeseman1cm-1cm--
Mount Dobson2cm1in 2cm1in -
Mount Hutt21cm8in 21cm8in Ski Area Closed
Mount Lyford1cm- 1cm- -
Mount Olympus (NZ)4cm1in 4cm2in -
Mount Ruapehu3cm1in 3cm1in -
Ohau Snow Fields10cm4in 10cm4in -
Porter Heights23cm9in 23cm9in -
Roundhill5cm2in 5cm2in -
Snow Farm6cm2in 6cm2in -
Temple Basin1cm-1cm--
The Remarkables4cm2in 4cm2in Ski Area Closed
Treble Cone7cm3in 7cm3in -
Turoa3cm1in 3cm1in -
Whakapapa3cm1in 3cm1in -

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.

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