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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
Wednesday
1 Oct

-1 / 14ºC
Thursday
2 Oct

3 / 12ºC
Friday
3 Oct

-4 / 3ºC
Saturday
4 Oct

-3 / 6ºC
Sunday
5 Oct

4 / 6ºC
Monday
6 Oct

-3 / 6ºC
Tuesday
7 Oct

2 / 9ºC
Wednesday
8 Oct

3 / 10ºC
Thursday
9 Oct

2 / 11ºC
Friday
10 Oct

2 / 12ºC
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For current HIGHWAY CONDITIONS - Click Here

LATEST DAILY READINGS
Update: 1/10/14 9:28hrs NZST
Sunrise: 6:08hrs
Sunset: 18:43hrs
Temperature: 11.4ºC  (Rising)
Temperature (Low): -0.6ºC
Temperature (High): 11.4ºC
Wind Chill: 8.4ºC
Humidity: 50%  (Falling)
Barometer: 1012.74mb (Falling)
Wind Speed: 10km/h
Wind Direction: NW
Wind Gust: 32km/h (8:58hrs)
Cloud Base:  1980m ASL
Freezing Level: 2784m
Daily Rainfall: Frost Trace

SNOW MODEL
Last Update: 1/10/2014 08:04
Location: Mt Rolleston (Goldney Ridge) 1800m
Alt. Temp: -1.9ºC
Alt. Windspeed: 2.0kmph
Alt. Wind Chill: N/A
Last Snowfall: 4 days ago
7 Day Snowfall: 12.8cm
Snowpack Depth: 66.0cm
Windslab N: 1.2cm
Windslab S: 1.2cm
Windslab E: 30.6cm
Surface Stability (@ 35º): Very Poor (Warning: Slab present!)
Avalanche Chance: 19%

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Last Update: Wednesday 01/10/2014
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