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Champéry Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Champery at 2277 m altitude issued: 7 am19 Oct 2017 (local time)
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Champéry Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Champéry Weather Summary:

Mild at first with light rain (total 4.0mm) on Sat night followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Thu afternoon, min -1°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Champéry Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Tue afternoon, min -5°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.
Thursday 19Friday 20Saturday 21Sunday 22Monday 23Tuesday 24
AMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnight
 
clear
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
km/h
Wind (km/h)
5 ESE5
5 SE5
5 S5
15 SW15
15 SW15
25 SW25
20 SW20
25 SW25
20 WSW20
15 W15
15 WNW15
15 NNW15
20 N20
25 NNE25
25 NE25
20 NE20
20 NE20
20 NE20
Summary
clear
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow shwrs
clear
clear
clear
clear
Snow map
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cm
Snow cm
--------1134102-----
mm
Rain mm
--------4---------
max°C
Max °C
786576784-2-3-5-302466
min°C
Min °C
67557667-1-3-4-5-4-20366
chill°C
WChill°C
57334223-6-8-10-10-10-8-6-222
Humid.%445462696260536498979597917951525848
Freezing level (m)335033003300310033503500335031502300180017501550175022003150355036503800
Champéry freezing level scale
snowy slopeChampéry freezing level
Sunrise7:54--7:56--7:56--7:58--8:00--8:00--
Sunset-6:39--6:37--6:36--6:35--6:32--6:30-

Other resorts in Switzerland are reporting: powder (0) / good piste (13)

The above table gives the weather forecast for Champéry at the specific elevation of 2277 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Champéry. To access the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider view of the weather, check out the Weather Map of Switzerland.

Click here to read further information on freezing levels and how we forecast our temperatures.

Resort name is also written as Champery.

Visitor Reviews of Champéry

Gary Benson from Ireland writes:

It's been a while since a review of Champéry was posted to this website so here's my experience after having just come back from a week's skiing there.

There were 10 of us (all 30-something lads) staying in Chalet Barnard on the Route des Rumières on the northern edge of the village. The chalet was of a good standard with decent-sized bedrooms, an outdoor hot tub, a TV room with X-Box on the ground floor and a large flatscreen TV & DVD player in the main lounge on the first floor. It was only a 6-7 min walk down to the village centre and a 10-15 min walk down to the Champéry Télépherique cable car, although it's quite a steep walk back uphill to the chalet! Thankfully, our chalet operator provided minibus lifts to and from the cable car station.

The village itself is a beautiful, picture-postcard Swiss Alpine village, with traditional wooden chalets that look even better in person than they do in the photographs. We mainly stayed in our chalet in the evenings as a 3-course dinner with wine was provided, although we did spend an afternoon in Mitchell's watching the football and even though it's quite pricey (CHF 8.50 for a pint of Kronenboug 1664) the bar staff are really friendly so we went back on a Friday night when the atmosphere was great. We also went to Champéry's main nightclub, La Crevasse, on the Friday night, which is your typical ski resort nightclub: small and hot with questionable music and extortionate prices (CHF 36 for 3 vodka & cokes).

Access to the massive Portes du Soleil ski area is via the Champéry Télépherique cable car, which only takes about 5-6 minutes to whisk you all the way up to the Planachaux at 2000m, ears popping all the way! There had been a 20-30cm dump of snow in the PdS a week before we arrived (in an otherwise relatively poor snow season) so most of the pistes were in reasonably good condition, although there were large patches of bare ground in places. We had a glorious week of warm spring sunshine, which tended to make the south-facing slopes rather slushy by the afternoon and skiing back to Les Crosets from the Pointe de Mossette was heavy going, especially at the end of a long day’s skiing. However, as long as we stayed on the higher pistes around Le Fornet, Avoriaz and Arare, the skiing was good.

All in all, I would thoroughly recommend staying in Champéry if you plan to ski the Portes du Soleil. However, the main drawback I found was the fact that because the village lies on the far eastern edge of the ski area, it is a bit of a trek to try to explore the whole PdS. Perhaps staying somewhere more central, such as Avoriaz or Morzine, would make it easier to explore more of the PdS ski area.

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