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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

1 / 9ºC
Saturday
1 Nov

6 / 11ºC
Sunday
2 Nov

2 / 11ºC
Monday
3 Nov

-2 / 7ºC
Tuesday
4 Nov

-2 / 8ºC
Wednesday
5 Nov

-2 / 9ºC
Thursday
6 Nov

-1 / 12ºC
Friday
7 Nov

2 / 12ºC
Saturday
8 Nov

3 / 13ºC
Sunday
9 Nov

4 / 16ºC
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For current HIGHWAY CONDITIONS - Click Here

LATEST DAILY READINGS
Update: 31/10/14 1:27hrs NZST
Sunrise: 5:19hrs
Sunset: 19:19hrs
Temperature: 5.1ºC  (Falling)
Temperature (Low): 4.9ºC
Temperature (High): 5.6ºC
Wind Chill: 0.1ºC
Humidity: 100%  (Rising)
Barometer: 1000.14mb (Falling)
Wind Speed: 29km/h
Wind Direction: WNW
Wind Gust: 68km/h (0:14hrs)
Cloud Base:  730m ASL
Freezing Level: 1815m
Daily Rainfall: 4.32mm
Hourly Rain: 3.048mm/hr

THIS STORM CYCLE (112hrs)
Rainfall: 85.85mm
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: 30/10/2014 00:04
Location: Mt Rolleston (Goldney Ridge) 1800m
Snow Fall-Line: 1538m
Alt. Temp: 1.1ºC
Alt. Windspeed: 42.3kmph
Alt. Wind Chill: -6.1ºC
Alt. 3 Day Rainfall: 34.4mm (Today: 5.4mm)
Daily Snowfall: 1.4cm
Snowfall Max. Intensity: 0.4cm/hr
Storm Snowfall (111hrs): 23.7cm
7 Day Snowfall: 25.5cm
Snowpack Depth: 59.0cm
Windslab E: 26.8cm
Surface Stability (@ 35º): Very Poor (Warning: Slab present!)
Avalanche Chance: 63%

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