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SoftRock Website Users: The SoftRock website has been discontinued. Some information previously displayed on this site will be transfered to www.arthurspass.com (Mountaineering) in the next week or so, however daily updates etc will no longer be available. I wish to thank users of the site for their support & encouragement over the last 15 years! - Regards Graeme -
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
Sunday
26 Oct

2 / 16ºC
Monday
27 Oct

9 / 14ºC
Tuesday
28 Oct

8 / 16ºC
Wednesday
29 Oct

9 / 15ºC
Thursday
30 Oct

6 / 14ºC
Friday
31 Oct

7 / 13ºC
Saturday
1 Nov

7 / 13ºC
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For current HIGHWAY CONDITIONS - Click Here

LATEST DAILY READINGS
Update: 24/10/14 20:57hrs NZST
Sunrise: 5:29hrs
Sunset: 19:10hrs
Temperature: 3.1ºC  (Falling)
Temperature (Low): 1.8ºC
Temperature (High): 12.2ºC
Wind Chill: 3.1ºC
Humidity: 80%  (Rising)
Barometer: 1019.18mb (Rising)
Wind Speed: 0km/h
Wind Direction: SSE
Wind Gust: 84km/h (3:01hrs)
Cloud Base:  1130m ASL
Freezing Level: 1507m
Daily Rainfall: 0.51mm
Hourly Rain: 0mm/hr

SNOW MODEL
Last Update: 24/10/2014 20:04
Location: Mt Rolleston (Goldney Ridge) 1800m
Alt. Temp: -3.0ºC
Alt. Windspeed: 0.0kmph
Alt. Wind Chill: N/A
Alt. 3 Day Rainfall: 1.4mm (Today: 0.0mm)
Daily Snowfall: 0.8cm
Snowfall Max. Intensity: 0.3cm/hr
Last Snowfall: 1 days ago
7 Day Snowfall: 4.7cm
Snowpack Depth: 38.9cm
Windslab E: 1.5cm
Surface Stability (@ 35º): Poor
Avalanche Chance: 10%

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Last Update: Sunday 26/10/2014
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