SnOtago provides timely information about snow cover data in New Zealand

The MRC opperates a weather station in the Pisa Range (Central Otago) (Research concession DOC_71421-GEO): Check out the how snow cover area in the Southern Alps determined by MODIS/VIIRS is tracking compared to long term average:
Otago University, Pisa snow station MODIS snow cover area / VIIRS snow cover area
Pisa weather station MODIS 23 July 2017