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The best New Zealand Ski Resorts

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New Zealand - Ski Resorts

Find out about the skiing in New Zealand, in our comparison of New Zealand Ski Resorts, below. Sort by suitability, altitude, piste length, etc.

 New Zealand Snow Reports

September 30, 2023

There is snow forecast to fall in New Zealand over the next 2 days, in at least 21 Ski Resorts including Coronet Peak, Mount Dobson, Mount Ruapehu, Turoa and Whakapapa.

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When do Ski Areas in New Zealand Open?

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Deepest Snow Today

New Zealand ski areas with the greatest reported snow depths.
Ski Resort Report Upper
Mount Hutt148cm
Mount Dobson120cm
Mount Olympus (NZ)105cm
Ohau Snow Fields100cm

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Most Forecast Snow

Ski Resorts in New Zealand with most snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Mount Ruapehu11cm
The Remarkables8cm
Mount Lyford6cm
Mount Olympus (NZ)6cm

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New Zealand Snow Forecasts

The Ski Resorts of New Zealand

Ski Resorts in New Zealand
Ski ResortPistesTopBeginn.Interm.Experts
Coronet Peak-1,649m4*3*3*
Mount Dobson-2,046m3*3*3*
Mount Ruapehu-2,300m3*5*3*
The Remarkables-1,940m-4*-
Treble Cone-1,960m3*4*3*

Which is the best Ski Resort in New Zealand?

To help find the best New Zealand Ski Resort for you, we detail 24 Ski Resorts in New Zealand and rate them for Beginners, Intermediates and Expert Skiers, Families and Apres-Ski. You can compare altitudes, vertical descents and historical snow records to find the best Ski Resorts.

When do New Zealand Ski Resorts Open?

See Season Opening Dates for Ski Resorts in New Zealand.

New Zealand

Our New Zealand Ski Resort pages include Skiing Facts, Snow Reports and Forecasts (for most major ski resorts), local accommodation and online ski hire booking (where available) for 24 Ski Resorts in New Zealand.

You can find the major ski stations listed on the Top New Zealand Ski Resorts page, ranked according to various criteria.