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CURRENT ALERTS
NZ Mountain Radio Service discontinued
The NZ Mountain Radio Service was discontinued on 30th June 2023. This will affect the radios in CMC huts Barker & Park Morpeth in Arthur's Pass National Park. Consider carrying an alternative method of emergency contact if using these huts eg. Personal Locator Beacon (PLB), and get current long-term weather forecasts before heading into the back-country.

Clough cableway CLOSED!
The Clough cableway, near Carrington hut, is CLOSED. It has sustained damage to it's draw cable. It cannot be used! The White River can only be crossed whilst in normal or low flows.

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Forecast Links
Avalanche Risk (Local)
21/01/2024 07:39hrs
HIGH ALPINE
(Above 1800m)
LOW
Generally safe, watch for unstable snow on isolated terrain features.
ALPINE
(1200m - 1800m)
No Rating
Insufficient information or snow to establish avalanche danger rating
SUB ALPINE
(Below 1200m)
No Rating
Not enough snow on ground to create avalanche conditions
Mountain Conditions
  • Marmaduke Dixon Glacier & névé11/02/2024
    Marmaduke Dixon Glacier & névé
  • Mt Greenlaw (2315m) - Northwest aspect11/02/2024
    Mt Greenlaw (2315m) - Northwest aspect
  • Mt Harper (2222m) - West aspect11/02/2024
    Mt Harper (2222m) - West aspect
  • Mt Murchison (2408m) - North aspect11/02/2024
    Mt Murchison (2408m) - North aspect
  • Mt Wakeman (2227m) - North aspect11/02/2024
    Mt Wakeman (2227m) - North aspect
  • Mt Wakeman (2227m) - Northeast Ridge11/02/2024
    Mt Wakeman (2227m) - Northeast Ridge
  • Mt Armstrong (2110m) - East aspect06/02/2024
    Mt Armstrong (2110m) - East aspect
  • Mt Philistine (1967m) - South aspect06/02/2024
    Mt Philistine (1967m) - South aspect
  • Mt Rolleston (2275m) - High Peak Access06/02/2024
    Mt Rolleston (2275m) - High Peak Access
  • Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Middle Peak06/02/2024
    Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Middle Peak
  • Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Otira Face06/02/2024
    Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Otira Face
  • Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Sampsons Coulior06/02/2024
    Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Sampsons Coulior
  • Mt Murchison (2408m) - Southwest ridge25/01/2024
    Mt Murchison (2408m) - Southwest ridge
  • Mt Davie (2280m) - North aspect16/01/2024
    Mt Davie (2280m) - North aspect
  • Mt Isobel (2036m) - North aspect16/01/2024
    Mt Isobel (2036m) - North aspect
  • Mt Rosamond (2186m) - Northeast Ridge16/01/2024
    Mt Rosamond (2186m) - Northeast Ridge
  • Mt Rosamond (2186m) - Southeast Ridge16/01/2024
    Mt Rosamond (2186m) - Southeast Ridge
  • Mt Oates (2041m) - Southeast aspect14/12/2023
    Mt Oates (2041m) - Southeast aspect
  • Mt Greenlaw (2315m) - North aspect26/11/2023
    Mt Greenlaw (2315m) - North aspect
  • Mt Murchison (2408m) - East aspect26/11/2023
    Mt Murchison (2408m) - East aspect
  • Mt Speight (2116m) - North aspect26/11/2023
    Mt Speight (2116m) - North aspect
  • Mt Speight (2116m) - North Ridge26/11/2023
    Mt Speight (2116m) - North Ridge
  • Mt Speight (2116m) - Northeast Ridge26/11/2023
    Mt Speight (2116m) - Northeast Ridge
  • Mt Speight (2116m) - South Ridge26/11/2023
    Mt Speight (2116m) - South Ridge
  • Mt Armstrong (2110m) - East aspect19/11/2023
    Mt Armstrong (2110m) - East aspect
  • Mt Rolleston (2275m) - High Peak19/11/2023
    Mt Rolleston (2275m) - High Peak
  • Mt Philistine - Philistine Ramp (1967m)12/11/2023
    Mt Philistine - Philistine Ramp (1967m)
  • Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Otira Slide12/11/2023
    Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Otira Slide
  • Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Philistine Traverse12/11/2023
    Mt Rolleston (2275m) - Philistine Traverse
  • Avalanche Peak (1833m) - Upper Avalanche Peak track11/11/2023
    Avalanche Peak (1833m) - Upper Avalanche Peak track
  • Mt Franklin (2145m) - East aspect30/10/2023
    Mt Franklin (2145m) - East aspect
  • Mt Valiant (1847m) - East Ridge30/10/2023
    Mt Valiant (1847m) - East Ridge
  • Mt Valiant (1847m) - South Ridge30/10/2023
    Mt Valiant (1847m) - South Ridge
  • Mt Valiant (1847m) - Summit30/10/2023
    Mt Valiant (1847m) - Summit
  • Smooth Peak (1710m) - East aspect30/10/2023
    Smooth Peak (1710m) - East aspect
  • Avalanche Peak (1833m) - Scott's track21/10/2023
    Avalanche Peak (1833m) - Scott's track
  • Mt Aicken (1858m) - Blimit (1921m) Traverse08/10/2023
    Mt Aicken (1858m) - Blimit (1921m) Traverse
  • Mt Aicken (1858m) - West approach 1863m08/10/2023
    Mt Aicken (1858m) - West approach 1863m
  • Mt Franklin (2145m) - West aspect08/10/2023
    Mt Franklin (2145m) - West aspect
  • Mt Oates (2041m) - West aspect08/10/2023
    Mt Oates (2041m) - West aspect
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Weather Information
SEVERE WEATHER POSSIBLE IN NEXT 5 DAYS!
Friday
23 Feb

6 / 16ºC
Saturday
24 Feb

8 / 14ºC
Sunday
25 Feb

8 / 17ºC
Monday
26 Feb

7 / 15ºC
Tuesday
27 Feb

4 / 13ºC
Wednesday
28 Feb

5 / 16ºC
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Update:23/02/24 03:30hrs
 
LATEST DAILY READINGS
Update: 23/2/24 2:29hrs NZST
Sunrise: 6:03hrs
Sunset: 19:26hrs
Temperature: 11.1ºC  (Rising)
Temperature (Low): 10.6ºC
Temperature (High): 11.9ºC
Wind Chill: 10.7ºC
Humidity: 84%  (Falling)
Barometer: 1018.43mb (Falling)
Wind Speed: 3km/h
Wind Direction: WNW
Wind Gust: 47km/h (0:51hrs)
Cloud Base: 1328m ASL
Freezing Level: 2676m
Lapse Rate: -0.637ºC/+100m
Daily Rainfall: 0mm
24 Hour Rain: 0mm
2024 STATISTICS (View Database)
High Temp: 29.8ºC (30/1/24)
Low Temp: 1.5ºC (25/1/24)
High Wind Gust: 103kmph W (14/1/24)
High Rain: 85.6mm (27/1/24)
Last Rain (>5mm): 19/2/24 (4 days, 24mm)
Rain Days: 21 / 54 (39%)

SNOW MODEL
Last Update: 23/02/2024 02:04 NZST
Location: Mt Rolleston (Goldney Ridge) 1800m
Alt. Temp: 5.8ºC
Freezing Level: 2703m
Lapse Rate: -0.637ºC/+100m
Alt. Humidity: 83%
Alt. Windspeed: 22.9kmph
Alt. Av. Windspeed: 33.2kmph
Alt. Min. Windspeed: 22.9kmph
Alt. Max. Windspeed: 43.0kmph
Alt. Wind Chill: 1.7ºC
Alt. Air Pressure: 817hPa
Last Snowfall: 12 days ago
7 Day Snowfall: 0.0cm
Snowpack Depth: 0.0cm
Windslab E: 2.5cm
REMOTE WEATHER STATIONS
LocationUpdatedToday's
Rainfall
2 Day
Rainfall
3 Day
Rainfall
7 Day
Rainfall
Mid Poulter River23/02/2024 - 01:00hrs0.0mm0mm0mm1.5mm
Goldney Ridge23/02/2024 - 03:38hrs0mm0mm0mm81mm
LocationUpdatedLast Hour
Rainfall
6 Hour
Rainfall
24hr
Rainfall
7 Day
Rainfall

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