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New Zealand Snow Forecasts - Tuesday 18th January 2022

New Zealand Snow Forecasts and Reports 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 8 Ski Resorts including Cardrona, Coronet Peak, Ohau Snow Fields, The Remarkables and Treble Cone.

How much snow is there in New Zealand?

The deepest reported snow in New Zealand is in Mount Hutt, which reports snow depths of 270cm106in 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 New Zealand Ski Resorts by Forecast Snow

Ski Resorts in New Zealand with most snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Mount Hutt5cm2in
Porter Heights4cm2in
Cardrona3cm1in
Snow Farm1cm-
Treble Cone3cm1in
Ohau Snow Fields-
Coronet Peak-
The Remarkables2cm1in

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Top New Zealand Ski Resorts by Snow Depth

New Zealand ski areas with the greatest reported snow depths.
Ski Resort Report Upper
Mount Hutt270cm106in

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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.

Search: e.g. Cham
New Zealand Snow Forecasts
Ski Resort Forecast 48 HrTueWedThuFriSatSunMon 7 DaySnow Conditions
Broken River---
Cardrona-3cm1in -
Coronet Peak--Ski Area Closed
Craigieburn---
Fox Peak---
Hanmer Springs---
Manganui---
Mount Cheeseman---
Mount Dobson---
Mount Hutt-5cm2in Ski Area Closed
Mount Lyford---
Mount Olympus (NZ)---
Mount Ruapehu---
Ohau Snow Fields---
Porter Heights-4cm2in -
Rainbow---
Roundhill---
Snow Farm-1cm--
Temple Basin---
The Remarkables-2cm1in Ski Area Closed
Treble Cone-3cm1in -
Tukino---
Turoa---
Whakapapa---

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.

 Canterbury Snow

Ski Resorts in Canterbury with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Mount Hutt5cm2in
Porter Heights4cm2in

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 Otago Snow

Ski Resorts in Otago with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Cardrona3cm1in
Snow Farm1cm-
Treble Cone3cm1in
Coronet Peak-
The Remarkables2cm1in

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 Manawatu-Wanganui Snow

Ski Resorts in Manawatu-Wanganui with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Ohau Snow Fields-

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 Waikato Snow

No significant snow is forecast for ski resorts here right now.