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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
31 Oct

0 / 12ºC
Saturday
1 Nov

7 / 12ºC
Sunday
2 Nov

2 / 11ºC
Monday
3 Nov

-2 / 5ºC
Tuesday
4 Nov

-1 / 8ºC
Wednesday
5 Nov

-2 / 5ºC
Thursday
6 Nov

-1 / 9ºC
Friday
7 Nov

1 / 11ºC
Saturday
8 Nov

3 / 12ºC
Sunday
9 Nov

4 / 14ºC
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For current HIGHWAY CONDITIONS - Click Here

LATEST DAILY READINGS
Update: 31/10/14 18:57hrs NZST
Sunrise: 5:19hrs
Sunset: 19:19hrs
Temperature: 6.2ºC  (Falling)
Temperature (Low): 4.2ºC
Temperature (High): 11.9ºC
Wind Chill: 4.1ºC
Humidity: 78%  (Rising)
Barometer: 1006.14mb (Rising)
Wind Speed: 21km/h
Wind Direction: WNW
Wind Gust: 76km/h (2:07hrs)
Cloud Base:  1180m ASL
Freezing Level: 1984m
Daily Rainfall: 26.16mm
Hourly Rain: 0mm/hr

RIVERS ARE HIGH!

THIS STORM CYCLE (129hrs)
Rainfall: 109.22mm
High Rain Rate: 16.3mm/hr @ 8:20hrs 29/10/2014
Temp Low: -0.6ºC
Temp High: 13.0ºC
Wind Gust:  90.0kmph @ 12:39hrs 28/10/2014
Dom.Wind Dir: West
Barometer Low: 984.7mb
SNOW MODEL
Last Update: 31/10/2014 18:04
Location: Mt Rolleston (Goldney Ridge) 1800m
Alt. Temp: 1.5ºC
Alt. Windspeed: 12.1kmph
Alt. Wind Chill: -2.0ºC
Alt. 3 Day Rainfall: 50.3mm (Today: 15.8mm)
Daily Snowfall: 7.6cm
Snowfall Max. Intensity: 2.2cm/hr
Storm Snowfall (129hrs): 29.8cm
7 Day Snowfall: 32.0cm
Snowpack Depth: 64.4cm
Windslab E: 26.0cm
Surface Stability (@ 35º): Very Poor (Warning: Slab present!)
Avalanche Chance: 100%

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