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New Zealand Snow Forecasts - Saturday 6th June 2020

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 17 Ski Resorts including Cardrona, Coronet Peak, Mount Ruapehu, The Remarkables and Treble Cone.

How much snow is there in New Zealand?

The deepest reported snow in New Zealand is in Mount Hutt, which reports snow depths of 50cm20in on upper slopes and 30cm12in 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 Hutt30cm12in50cm20in
Coronet Peak20cm8in40cm16in
The Remarkables-5cm2in
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 48HrSatSunMonTueWedThuFri 7Day
Mount Olympus (NZ)13cm5in 26cm10in
Roundhill12cm5in 14cm5in
Turoa5cm2in 14cm5in
Coronet Peak24cm10in 29cm11in
The Remarkables24cm9in 30cm12in
Rainbow8cm3in 11cm4in
Temple Basin12cm5in 16cm6in
Broken River11cm4in 14cm6in
Cardrona18cm7in 20cm8in
Craigieburn11cm4in 14cm6in

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 48HrSatSunMonTueWedThuFri 7DaySnow Conditions
Broken River11cm4in 14cm6in -
Cardrona18cm7in 20cm8in -
Coronet Peak24cm10in 29cm11in Ski Area Closed
Craigieburn11cm4in 14cm6in -
Fox Peak6cm2in 7cm3in -
Hanmer Springs19cm7in 23cm9in -
Mount Cheeseman11cm4in 14cm6in -
Mount Dobson5cm2in 5cm2in -
Mount Hutt7cm3in 10cm4in 20cm8in Fresh Snow
Mount Lyford19cm7in 23cm9in -
Mount Olympus (NZ)13cm5in 26cm10in -
Mount Ruapehu2cm1in 4cm2in -
Ohau Snow Fields9cm3in 11cm4in -
Porter Heights9cm4in 12cm5in -
Rainbow8cm3in 11cm4in -
Roundhill12cm5in 14cm5in -
Snow Farm18cm7in 20cm8in -
Temple Basin12cm5in 16cm6in -
The Remarkables24cm9in 30cm12in 5cm2in Fresh Snow
Treble Cone18cm7in 20cm8in -
Tukino-1cm- -
Turoa5cm2in 14cm5in -
Whakapapa2cm1in 4cm2in -

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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