Bureau of Meteorology Forecasts

Alpine Areas | NSW | VIC | TAS

Snowy Mountains Forecast

Issued: Thu Jul 30
A strong high pressure system over the western Tasman Sea is moving slowly east. A series of cold fronts will move through the state in the coming days with the first front reaching the southwest late today. Another strong high pressure system is expected to move over southeastern Australia in the second half of next week.

Today
Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost this morning, mainly in the south. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the alpine peaks, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h.
Chance of snow 1800m : 40%
1400m : 10%
1000m : 0%
Fri Jul 31
Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west during the morning, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Morning fog patches. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Chance of snow 1800m : 50%
1400m : 20%
1000m : 0%
Sat Aug 1
Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. High (80%) chance of showers about the alpine peaks, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1400 metres. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending west to northwesterly 35 to 55 km/h during the morning.
Chance of snow 1800m : 70%
1400m : 40%
1000m : Below 5%
Sun Aug 2
Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the ranges, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Winds northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h.
Chance of snow 1800m : 80%
1400m : 60%
1000m : Below 5%

Source: Bureau of Meteorology. Source id: IDN11032