Mt Oxford Odyssey 2024

Mt Oxford Forecast – Saturday, 6th of April

Updated at 10:20am Friday morning. 5th of April.

Overall Summary

High pressure moves in on Friday, bringing stable weather across the South Island over the weekend.

Finer details for the mountain

A mostly fine day on the mountain. Chance of some early ‘pockets’ of low cloud and fog before 11am, especially below 1000m, then long sunny periods in the afternoon Calm at all elevations through the day. Light breezes about the summit, tending light easterly about the summit from midday. Cool temperatures early on, with early light frost risk at base level (depending on cloud cover) then rising to around 13-15 degrees by late morning/midday at the start line.

Track conditions

Overall relatively fast track conditions, especially on the mountain. We expect a few soft and muddy sections on the trail section/base of the mountain. We may also see a few drizzle patches today, with 1-2mm possible.

•Next update at 5pm Friday evening. Note, we may see small changes over the coming days. Keep checking in every evening for a the latest details. 

Athlete information for the Oxford Odyssey below. 

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