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New Zealand Snow Reports and Conditions - Saturday 28th May 2022

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?

There is snow forecast to fall in New Zealand over the next week, in at least 16 Ski Resorts including Cardrona, Mount Ruapehu, Treble Cone, Turoa and Whakapapa.

How much snow is there in New Zealand?

The deepest reported snow in New Zealand is in The Remarkables, which reports snow depths of 12cm5in 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!

Snow Reports for New Zealand. Collected Saturday 28th May 2022.

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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.

New Zealand Snow Reports
Ski Resort Report Up HighLast SnowForecast 48 Hr 7 Day
Broken River-Forecast-1cm1in
Coronet Peak10cm4in-Forecast--
Fox Peak-Forecast--
Hanmer Springs-Forecast-2cm1in
Mount Cheeseman-Forecast-1cm-
Mount Dobson-Forecast--
Mount Hutt12cm5in-Forecast-1cm-
Mount Lyford-Forecast-5cm2in
Mount Olympus (NZ)-Forecast-2cm1in
Mount Ruapehu-Forecast-60cm24in
Ohau Snow Fields-Forecast-16cm6in
Porter Heights-Forecast--
Snow Farm-Forecast-4cm2in
Temple Basin-Forecast-7cm3in
The Remarkables12cm5in-Forecast--
Treble Cone-Forecast-7cm3in

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 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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