Residents of Christchurch Wake to Rare Spring Snow Flurry

Residents of Christchurch, New Zealand, were treated to an early Spring snow storm on the morning of Monday, September 6.

This footage, filmed by Instagram user @jayemercury shows a snow flurry hitting the city early on Monday morning.

According to the MetService a cold front travelling up from Antarctica caused the dramatic drop in temperatures.

The below-freezing weather was set to continue into Monday night, according to the MetService. Credit: @jayemercury via Storyful

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