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New Zealand Snow Reports and Conditions - Tuesday 29th September 2020

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 5 Ski Resorts including Mount Olympus (NZ), Mount Ruapehu, Rainbow, 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 175cm on upper slopes and 60cm 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 Tuesday 29th September 2020.

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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-Forecast8cm 10cm
Cardrona165cm-Forecast2cm 10cm
Coronet Peak-Forecast9cm 9cm
Craigieburn-Forecast8cm 10cm
Fox Peak-Forecast--
Hanmer Springs-Forecast6cm 6cm
Manganui-Forecast2cm 2cm
Mount Cheeseman-Forecast8cm 10cm
Mount Dobson90cm-Forecast-2cm
Mount Hutt175cm-Forecast-1cm
Mount Lyford-Forecast6cm 6cm
Mount Olympus (NZ)-Forecast22cm 22cm
Mount Ruapehu-Forecast13cm 14cm
Ohau Snow Fields-Forecast-6cm
Porter Heights-Forecast--
Rainbow-Forecast27cm 27cm
Snow Farm-Forecast2cm 9cm
Temple Basin-Forecast8cm 11cm
The Remarkables95cm-Forecast6cm 12cm
Treble Cone-Forecast2cm 10cm
Tukino-Forecast9cm 9cm
Turoa162cm-Forecast8cm 9cm
Whakapapa111cm-Forecast13cm 14cm

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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