i
HOME ACTIVITIES TOURS OUR GUIDES ABOUT NZAS NEW ZEALAND CONTACT BOOKINGS SITE MAP
Home
Activities
Alpine Shop
Travel Insurance
Ski Resorts
Snow Reports
Tours
NZAS
Sitemap

NZ Map

Email us.

 

Overview Ski Vacations Snow Reports

NEW ZEALAND SNOW REPORTS

New Zealand Snow Reports and Local Ski Conditions

New Zealand snow reports and local ski conditions are updated daily during the ski season. The majority of New Zealand's winter skiing occurs within the Mount Ruapehu, Queenstown and Wanaka regions. The main tourist ski resort towns are Queenstown and Wanaka. The New Zealand ski season is roughly early July to early October.

The main New Zealand heliski regions are Queenstown, Wanaka, Mount Cook and Methven.

UPDATED SNOW REPORTS : 21 September 2019. 08:33AM

 

AUCKLAND
Indoor Skiing at the Snowplanet - Auckland City
Skifield Location
Last
Updated
Area
Status
Road Access
Average Snow Depth
Last Snow Fall
Weather Conditions
  Snowplanet Fri 20,
August
2019.
10:00AM
OPEN
-
Open
-
45cm
Indoor
Ski Slope
0cm
-
Indoor
Skiing
-5C
   
MT RUAPEHU
Book your accommodation at the Bayview Chateau click here
Skifield Location
Last
Updated
Area
Status
Road Access
Average Snow Depth
Last Snow Fall
Weather Conditions
  Whakapapa
Ski Area
Sat 21,
September
2019.
08:02AM
OPEN
-

Open
-
153cm
Lower Mountaih
264cm
Upper Mountain
Sun,
15
Sept
3cm
Sunny. Light S Wind
-1.0C
  Turoa
Ski Area
Sat 21,
September
2019.
06:59AM
OPEN
-
Open
-
80cm
Lower Mountaih
261m
Upper Mountain
Sun,
15
Sept
?cm
Sunny. Light S Wind
2.0C
   
CANTERBURY
Book your Avalanche Awareness Courses click here
Skifield Location
Last
Updated
Area
Status
Road Access
Average Snow Depth
Last Snow Fall
Weather Conditions
  Temple Basin
Ski Area
Sat 21,
September
2019.
07:06AM
OPEN
-
Open
-
90cm
Minimum Snow
260cm
Maximum Snow
Tue,
17
Sept
5cm
Sunny
3.0C
  Porters Sat 21,
September
2019.
08:23AM
OPEN
-
Open
-
110cm
Lower Mountaih
150cm
Upper Mountain
Sun,
15
Sept
4cm
Sunny. Light Wind
3.0C
  Mount Hutt
Ski Area
Sat 21,
September
2019.
08:34AM
OPEN
-
Open
Carry Chains
150cm
Min Depth
225cm
Max Depth
Sat,
14
Sept
13cm
Sunny. Light Wind.
5C
   
MACKENZIE
Wilderness Heliskiing is available at Mount Cook
Skifield Location
Last
Updated
Area
Status
Road Access
Average Snow Depth
Last Snow Fall
Weather Conditions
  Mount Dobson
Ski Area
Sat 21,
September
2019.
05:50AM
OPEN
-
Open
Carry Chains

 

76cm
Minimum Depth
118cm
Snow Base
Sat,
14
Sept
2cm
Sunny. Clear & Calm.
5.0C
  Roundhill
Ski Area
Sun 15,
September
2019.
04:50PM
Closed for the Season
-
Closed
Opening Day 27 June 2020
40cm
Trail Min Depth
70cm
Trail Max Depth
Sat,
14
Sept
6cm
Fine.
0C
  Ohau Snow Fields Sat 21,
September
2019.
06:07AM
OPEN
-
Open
-
45cm
Lower Mountain
90cm
Upper Mountain
Tue,
17
Sept
3cm
Sunny. Light NW Wind
5.0C
   
WANAKA
Harris Mountain Heliskiing is available at Wanaka
Skifield Location
Last
Updated
Area
Status
Road Access
Average Snow Depth
Last Snow Fall
Weather Conditions
  Treble Cone
Ski Area
Sat 21,
September
2019.
06:21AM
OPEN
-
Open
Carry Chains
118cm
Home
Basin

94cm
Saddle
Basin
Tue,
17
Sept
7cm
Fine. Calm & Clear
7.0C
  Cardrona Alpine Resort Sat 21,
September
2019.
08:33AM
OPEN
-
Open
Carry Chains
40cm
Lower Mountain
120cm
Upper Mountain
Tue,
17
Sept
2cm
Sunny. Light Winds.
7.0C
  Snow Farm
Ski Area

Cross Country Skiing
Sat 21,
September
2019.
06:30AM
OPEN
-.
Open
Carry Chains
? cm
Lower Mountain
? cm
Upper Mountain
Tue,
17
Sept
? cm
Sunny & Calm
3.0C
   
QUEENSTOWN
Book your Ski Vacation / Heliskiing early to avoid the rush.
Skifield Location
Last
Updated
Area
Status
Road Access
Average Snow Depth
Last Snow Fall
Weather Conditions
  Coronet Peak Sat 21,
September
2019.
08:16AM
OPEN
-
Open
Carry Chains
45cm
Min Depth
125cm
Max Depth
Fri,
13
Sept
2cm
Sunny.
6.0C
  The Remarkables Sat 21 September
2019.
08:16AM
OPEN
-
Open
-
105cm
Min Depth
165cm
Max Depth
Fri,
13
Sept
15cm
Sunny. Light Winds.
6.0C

 

Weather Conditions & Mountain Forecast : http://www.metservice.co.nz

Ken Ring's Weather Predictions : http://www.predictweather.co.nz

AA Roadwatch Reports : http://www.aaroadwatch.co.nz

Avalanche Advisory : http://www.avalanche.net.nz

Avalanche Advisory Information

Seasonal Snow Variations : New Zealand snow conditions vary from season to season and from location to location. Snow conditions are dependent on local snowfalls, which way the wind blows and overall weather conditions. Snow conditions do vary between locations and are changeable during the course of the ski season.

Disclaimer : New Zealand Adventure Specialists Limited assumes no responsibility for any snow report or weather information supplied.