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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
19 APRIL
FRIDAY
Fine, areas of evening cloud.
Issued at: 5:28pm Fri 19 Apr

Mt Olympus computer-generated forecast
Max9°COvernight min0°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 10 km/h rising to 30 km/h mid-afternoon.
Freezing level: 3200 metres.
none
20 APRIL
SATURDAY
Rain about the Divide, with some heavy falls. Scattered rain further east. Snow lowering to 1700 metres.
Issued at: 5:28pm Fri 19 Apr

Mt Olympus computer-generated forecast
Max5°COvernight min-3°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 1mm
Wind at top: Northerly 50 km/h.
Freezing level: Lowering to 1800 metres overnight.
none
21 APRIL
SUNDAY
Rain, possibly heavy at times, falling as snow above 1400 metres, easing southwest of Pukaki in the afternoon.
Issued at: 5:28pm Fri 19 Apr

Mt Olympus computer-generated forecast
Max0°COvernight min-1°C
Total snow: 15cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Southerly 30 km/h.
Freezing level: 1600 metres.
none
22 APRIL
MONDAY
Max2°C
Showers, falling as snow to 1700 metres, clearing and southerlies dying out by afternoon.
Issued at: 11:04am Fri 19 Apr
none
23 APRIL
TUESDAY
Areas of morning cloud then fine. Isolated showers possible from evening. Light winds.
Issued at: 11:04am Fri 19 Apr

Mt Olympus computer generated extended forecast

none
24 APRIL
WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy with light winds.
Issued at: 5:46pm Fri 19 Apr
none
25 APRIL
THURSDAY
Rain, clearing in the middle of the day to fine weather. Little wind.
Issued at: 5:46pm Fri 19 Apr

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