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New Zealand Snow Reports and Conditions - Friday 17th September 2021

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?

Snow is next forecast to fall in New Zealand over the next 2 days, in at least 22 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 Mount Hutt, which reports snow depths of 255cm on upper slopes and 55cm 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 17th September 2021.

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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.

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New Zealand Snow Reports
Ski Resort Report Depth^Last SnowForecast 48Hr 7Day
Broken River-Forecast10cm 25cm
Coronet Peak95cm-Forecast-9cm
Craigieburn-Forecast10cm 25cm
Fox Peak-Forecast10cm 10cm
Hanmer Springs-Forecast15cm 15cm
Manganui-Forecast1cm 1cm
Mount Cheeseman-Forecast10cm 25cm
Mount Dobson90cm-Forecast3cm 5cm
Mount Hutt255cm-Forecast10cm 10cm
Mount Lyford-Forecast15cm 15cm
Mount Olympus (NZ)-Forecast2cm 17cm
Mount Ruapehu-Forecast14cm 16cm
Ohau Snow Fields-Forecast3cm 12cm
Porter Heights-Forecast2cm 2cm
Rainbow-Forecast1cm 4cm
Roundhill-Forecast19cm 50cm
Snow Farm-Forecast1cm14cm
Temple Basin240cm-Forecast10cm 45cm
The Remarkables95cm-Forecast-13cm
Treble Cone-Forecast1cm22cm
Tukino-Forecast4cm 6cm
Turoa190cm-Forecast8cm 9cm
Whakapapa164cm-Forecast14cm 16cm

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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