Canterbury's ski fields received the biggest dump of snow this season on Tuesday and more flurries have fallen this weekend.
Voters will need to brave showers and cold southerlies to get to voting booths in Canterbury on Saturday.
Cantabrians heading to the voting booths on Saturday may want to take an umbrella.
A recent run of mild weather will end with southerlies and rain predicted this afternoon.
Christchurch set for a balmy 21C today - but rain will settle overnight and blight entire weekend.