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New Zealand Snow Reports and Conditions - Thursday 28th September 2023

New Zealand Snow Reports

Where has it snowed in New Zealand? Snow depths and current snow conditions for New Zealand Ski Resorts.

Where is there snow in New Zealand?

When will it next snow in New Zealand?

There is snow forecast to fall in New Zealand over the next 2 days, in at least 23 Ski Resorts including Cardrona, Coronet Peak, Treble Cone, Turoa and Whakapapa.

How much snow is there in New Zealand?

The deepest reported snow in New Zealand is in Turoa, which reports snow depths of 185cm on upper slopes.

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 Thursday 28th September 2023.

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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.

New Zealand Snow Reports
Ski Resort Report Up HighLast SnowForecast 48 Hr 7 Day
Broken River90cm-Forecast7cm 7cm
Cardrona60cm-Forecast2cm 2cm
Coronet Peak60cm-Forecast3cm 5cm
Craigieburn-Forecast7cm 7cm
Fox Peak-Forecast5cm 6cm
Hanmer Springs50cm-Forecast4cm 8cm
Mount Cheeseman-Forecast7cm 7cm
Mount Dobson120cm-Forecast4cm 4cm
Mount Hutt144cm-Forecast2cm 3cm
Mount Lyford50cm-Forecast2cm 6cm
Mount Olympus (NZ)100cm-Forecast7cm 14cm
Mount Ruapehu-Forecast5cm 20cm
Ohau Snow Fields100cm-Forecast4cm 12cm
Porter Heights70cm-Forecast2cm 3cm
Rainbow35cm-Forecast4cm 5cm
Roundhill50cm-Forecast4cm 5cm
Snow Farm5cm-Forecast2cm 3cm
Temple Basin100cm-Forecast8cm 12cm
The Remarkables90cm-Forecast4cm 5cm
Treble Cone-Forecast2cm 3cm
Tukino-Forecast3cm 7cm
Turoa185cm-Forecast5cm 8cm
Whakapapa109cm-Forecast5cm 20cm

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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