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New Zealand Snow Reports and Conditions - Friday 12th August 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 12 Ski Resorts including Craigieburn, Hanmer Springs, Snow Farm, Temple Basin and Treble Cone.

How much snow is there in New Zealand?

The deepest reported snow in New Zealand is in Temple Basin, which reports snow depths of 300cm on upper slopes and 110cm 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 Friday 12th August 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 River220cm-Forecast-40cm
Coronet Peak150cm-Forecast--
Fox Peak-Forecast--
Hanmer Springs80cm-Forecast-51cm
Mount Cheeseman225cm-Forecast-40cm
Mount Dobson188cm-Forecast--
Mount Hutt211cm-Forecast-32cm
Mount Lyford160cm-Forecast-51cm
Mount Olympus (NZ)210cm-Forecast4cm 4cm
Mount Ruapehu-Forecast--
Ohau Snow Fields150cm-Forecast-11cm
Porter Heights175cm-Forecast-13cm
Snow Farm200cm-Forecast-2cm
Temple Basin300cm-Forecast-31cm
The Remarkables170cm-Forecast--
Treble Cone-Forecast-2cm

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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