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New Zealand Snow Forecasts - Tuesday 27th July 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 24 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 225cm89in on upper slopes and 25cm10in 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 Hutt25cm10in225cm89in
Mount Dobson58cm23in114cm45in
Coronet Peak25cm10in90cm35in
The Remarkables50cm20in70cm28in
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 48HrTueWedThuFriSatSunMon 7Day
Mount Olympus (NZ)29cm11in 29cm11in
Mount Hutt18cm7in 22cm9in
Cardrona12cm5in 62cm25in
Fox Peak13cm5in 16cm6in
Roundhill10cm4in 34cm13in
Snow Farm12cm5in 67cm26in
Treble Cone12cm5in 68cm27in
Coronet Peak8cm3in 52cm20in
Rainbow8cm3in 9cm4in
The Remarkables8cm3in 75cm29in

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 48HrTueWedThuFriSatSunMon 7DaySnow Conditions
Broken River5cm2in 9cm4in -
Cardrona12cm5in 62cm25in Ski Area Open
Coronet Peak8cm3in 52cm20in 5cm2in Fresh Snow
Craigieburn5cm2in 29cm11in -
Fox Peak13cm5in 16cm6in -
Hanmer Springs2cm1in 2cm1in -
Manganui4cm1in 4cm1in -
Mount Cheeseman5cm2in 9cm4in -
Mount Dobson6cm2in 7cm3in Ski Area Open
Mount Hutt18cm7in 22cm9in 8cm3in Fresh Snow
Mount Lyford2cm1in 3cm1in -
Mount Olympus (NZ)29cm11in 29cm11in -
Mount Ruapehu7cm3in 8cm3in -
Ohau Snow Fields7cm3in 21cm8in -
Porter Heights7cm3in 9cm4in -
Rainbow8cm3in 9cm4in -
Roundhill10cm4in 34cm13in -
Snow Farm12cm5in 67cm26in -
Temple Basin6cm2in 22cm9in -
The Remarkables8cm3in 75cm29in 10cm4in Fresh Snow
Treble Cone12cm5in 68cm27in -
Tukino2cm1in 2cm1in -
Turoa5cm2in 6cm3in Ski Area Open
Whakapapa7cm3in 8cm3in 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 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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