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Arthurs Pass - New ZealandWelcome to Arthur's Pass
Our small alpine village is nestled amongst the Southern Alps in New Zealand's South Island (Maps). You will find a wealth of information about this region on this site.

For pre-arrival advice Click Here.
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Weather Information
Friday
28 Nov

0 / 9ºC
Saturday
29 Nov

-1 / 8ºC
Sunday
30 Nov

-1 / 7ºC
Monday
1 Dec

-2 / 7ºC
Tuesday
2 Dec

3 / 11ºC
Wednesday
3 Dec

4 / 12ºC
Thursday
4 Dec

3 / 11ºC
Friday
5 Dec

3 / 11ºC
Saturday
6 Dec

7 / 14ºC
Sunday
7 Dec

7 / 14ºC
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For current HIGHWAY CONDITIONS - Click Here

LATEST DAILY READINGS
Update: 28/11/14 5:59hrs NZST
Sunrise: 4:51hrs
Sunset: 19:53hrs
Temperature: 2.7ºC  (Rising)
Temperature (Low): 2.4ºC
Temperature (High): 3.1ºC
Wind Chill: -0.7ºC
Humidity: 100%  (Stable)
Barometer: 999.81mb (Rising)
Wind Speed: 15km/h
Wind Direction: W
Wind Gust: 51km/h (0:00hrs)
Cloud Base:  730m ASL
Freezing Level: 1445m
Daily Rainfall: 3.81mm
Hourly Rain: 0mm/hr

RIVERS ARE HIGH!

THIS STORM CYCLE (65hrs)
Rainfall: 159.76mm
High Rain Rate: 11.9mm/hr @ 20:49hrs 25/11/2014
Temp Low:  2.5ºC
Temp High: 12.6ºC
Wind Gust: 116.0kmph @ 11:10hrs 26/11/2014
Dom.Wind Dir: West
Barometer Low: 993.7mb
SNOW MODEL
Last Update: 28/11/2014 04:04
Location: Mt Rolleston (Goldney Ridge) 1800m
Snow Fall-Line: 1026m
Alt. Temp: -3.7ºC
Alt. Windspeed: 10.1kmph
Alt. Wind Chill: -7.7ºC
Alt. 3 Day Rainfall: 126.9mm (Today: 0.6mm)
Daily Snowfall: 2.2cm
Snowfall Max. Intensity: 1.1cm/hr
Storm Snowfall (41hrs): 19.2cm
7 Day Snowfall: 20.4cm
Snowpack Depth: 50.4cm
Windslab N: 4.6cm
Windslab S: 1.8cm
Windslab E: 45.1cm
Surface Stability (@ 35º): Very Poor (Warning: Slab present!)
Avalanche Chance: 100%

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