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show full reporthide full reportUpdated: 3:01pm Monday 8 Jan 2018 - There is unlimited scope for hiking around the hills now during the... summer period in fact right through to May 2018 before any snow starts to settle in winter again! Please always remember to leave nothing but footsteps behind you and look after our pristine alpine environment. Check in at the local Department of Conservation for information about walks in this area right here - http://www.doc.govt.nz/walkingandtramping Be sure to check the metservice for the latest weather forecast and conditions over the summer months. Weather in the mountains is variable so be prepared if you are headed up to The Remarkables and beyond.

Status
FIELD OPENS 9 Jun 2018
ROAD STATUS N/A
Snow
Updated at
3:01pm Mon 8 Jan
Last snow fall:
0cm on Wed 8 Nov
3 Hourly Detailed Computer Generated Forecasts
Rain and Snow Temperatures Wind

Southern Lakes regional forecast

none
23 FEBRUARY
FRIDAY
Fine, apart from areas of morning and evening cloud.
Issued at: 11:13am Fri 23 Feb

The Remarkables computer-generated forecast
Max8°COvernight min1°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Westerly 30 km/h.
Freezing level: 2800 metres.
none
24 FEBRUARY
SATURDAY
Areas of morning cloud, then mainly fine.
Issued at: 11:13am Fri 23 Feb

The Remarkables computer-generated forecast
Max10°COvernight min3°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 0mm
Wind at top: Westerly 30 km/h.
Freezing level: 3100 metres.
none
25 FEBRUARY
SUNDAY
Scattered rain developing in the morning, becoming widespread in the evening with possibly heavy falls about the headwaters.
Issued at: 11:13am Fri 23 Feb

The Remarkables computer-generated forecast
Max11°COvernight min-3°C
Total snow: 0cm
Total rainfall: 13mm
Wind at top: Northwesterly 50 km/h.
Freezing level: Lowering to 1900 metres overnight.
none
26 FEBRUARY
MONDAY
Becoming fine in the morning. Southwesterlies easing, turning southeasterly, strong about the tops.
Issued at: 10:04am Fri 23 Feb
none
27 FEBRUARY
TUESDAY
Mainly fine. Southeasterlies dying out.
Issued at: 10:04am Fri 23 Feb

The Remarkables computer generated extended forecast

none
28 FEBRUARY
WEDNESDAY
Fine. Little wind.
Issued at: 7:38am Fri 23 Feb
none
01 MARCH
THURSDAY
Fine with light winds.
Issued at: 7:38am Fri 23 Feb

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

Severe Weather Information for The Remarkables Ski Field