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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 19 Ski Resorts including Mount Dobson, Mount Ruapehu, Ohau Snow Fields, 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 255cm100in on upper slopes and 55cm22in 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-Forecast10cm4in 22cm9in
Coronet Peak95cm37in-Forecast-4cm1in
Craigieburn-Forecast10cm4in 22cm9in
Fox Peak-Forecast10cm4in 10cm4in
Hanmer Springs-Forecast17cm7in 17cm7in
Manganui-Forecast1cm- 1cm-
Mount Cheeseman-Forecast10cm4in 22cm9in
Mount Dobson90cm35in-Forecast2cm1in 3cm1in
Mount Hutt255cm100in-Forecast10cm4in 10cm4in
Mount Lyford-Forecast17cm7in 17cm7in
Mount Olympus (NZ)-Forecast3cm1in 16cm6in
Mount Ruapehu-Forecast13cm5in 16cm6in
Ohau Snow Fields-Forecast2cm1in 10cm4in
Porter Heights-Forecast2cm1in 2cm1in
Rainbow-Forecast1cm1in 2cm1in
Roundhill-Forecast6cm2in 15cm6in
Snow Farm-Forecast-7cm3in
Temple Basin240cm94in-Forecast10cm4in 29cm12in
The Remarkables95cm37in-Forecast-11cm4in
Treble Cone-Forecast-8cm3in
Tukino-Forecast6cm2in 7cm3in
Turoa190cm75in-Forecast8cm3in 11cm5in
Whakapapa164cm65in-Forecast13cm5in 16cm6in

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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