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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 11:14pm Saturday 6 Oct 2018 - This is the end Beautiful friend This is the end My only friend The... end.... Our advanced snow making system (Will F.) has sadly failed for the season and we are now closed, he will be working hard over the next 9 month to bring you an amazing 2019 season, he will start shoveling....NOW! Congratulations to the Mt Olympus Freeride team for their impressive efforts this season!!!!! Poppy you rock. And by the way Sam H. since the cast came off we took the safety padding now off your post untill next season. Thanks to everyone who made this another marvelous season at the wonderful playground of the gods. And cheers to all the clubbies for their support and making our life easy up here. See you all next season!

Status
FIELD OPENS 22 Jun 2019
ROAD STATUS N/A
Snow
Updated at
11:14pm Sat 6 Oct
Last snow fall:
10cm on Sat 6 Oct
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Canterbury High Country regional forecast

none
16 JANUARY
WEDNESDAY
Fine, but some evening cloud.
Issued at: 11:56am Wed 16 Jan

Mt Olympus computer-generated forecast
Max16°COvernight min8°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Southeasterly 10 km/h rising to westerly 20 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: 3600 metres.
none
17 JANUARY
THURSDAY
A fine morning, then a few showers developing about the foothills with increasing cloud.
Issued at: 11:56am Wed 16 Jan

Mt Olympus computer-generated forecast
Max16°COvernight min6°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 10 km/h rising to westerly 30 km/h early evening.
Freezing level: 3700 metres.
none
18 JANUARY
FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy, with drizzle or isolated showers about the foothills. However, longer afternoon fine spells.
Issued at: 11:56am Wed 16 Jan

Mt Olympus computer-generated forecast
Max15°COvernight min6°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 1mm
Wind at top: Westerly 20 km/h.
Freezing level: 3700 metres.
none
19 JANUARY
SATURDAY
Rain about the divide, with heavy falls. Scattered rain spreading further east. Northwesterlies rising to gale in exposed places, changing southwesterly.
Issued at: 10:20am Wed 16 Jan
none
20 JANUARY
SUNDAY
Rain clearing, but showers developing about the divide later.Winds turning northwesterly, rising to gale in exposed places.
Issued at: 10:20am Wed 16 Jan

Mt Olympus computer generated extended forecast

none
21 JANUARY
MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Not much wind.
Issued at: 6:44am Wed 16 Jan
none
22 JANUARY
TUESDAY
Partly cloudy with not much wind.
Issued at: 6:44am Wed 16 Jan

Days 1-5 are mountain region forecasts for Canterbury High Country produced by our team of meteorologists.
Days 6-7 are site-specific forecasts for Mt Olympus ski field which have been automatically generated by MetService's computer weather modeling system and have not been moderated by our team of meteorologists.

Facilities, snow base, field and road status data is supplied from the mountain by SnowHQ

Severe Weather Information for Mt Olympus Ski Field