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Gstaad Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Gstaad at 2000 m altitude issued: 6 pm12 Feb 2016 (local time)  
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Gstaad Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Gstaad Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat night, min -8°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Sat night, calm by Mon morning).

Days 4-6 Gstaad Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu morning, min -7°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.
FriSaturday 13Sunday 14Monday 15Tuesday 16Wednesday 17Thu
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heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
km/h
Wind (km/h)
25 SSW25
25 WSW25
20 S20
45 WSW45
30 SW30
30 SW30
15 WSW15
15 SW15
5 SSE5
5 NE5
10 E10
10 ENE10
15 NE15
5 SSE5
5 WSW5
5 WSW5
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
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Snow cm
18172129963-32-2532--
mm
Rain mm
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max°C
Max °C
-5-5-3-3-2-2-3-6-5-6-6-3-3-3-4-4-4-2
min°C
Min °C
-6-7-5-3-4-3-5-8-7-6-7-4-3-5-4-4-5-4
chill°C
WChill°C
-14-14-11-12-13-9-12-11-7-9-11-9-8-8-7-6-8-4
Humid.%979887978297979076968680938896968885
Freezing level (m)110011001100160012501600150010007001150800950115012501150135010001100
Gstaad freezing level scale
snowy slopeGstaad freezing level
Sunrise--7:37--7:35--7:35--7:33--7:31--7:30
Sunset5:51--5:52--5:53--5:54--5:57--5:58--
Eyeball surf report
  1. Alpinemojo%20logo%20snowforecastAlpinemojo Ski School 25 cm of fresh snow in our garden at 1050 meters and it us still snowing heavily
  2. eyeball reporterAnonymous Report: It is snowing steadily in La Chapelle d'Abondance.
  3. eyeball reporterAnonymous Report: Snow falling in Zinal.
  4. Alpinemojo%20logo%20snowforecastAlpinemojo Ski School It has started again. British half term week coming up and the snow is getting beyond epic
  5. CaptureSteff Excellent on and off piste conditions. Sunny weather this morning, clouds moving in this afternoon.

Other resorts in Switzerland are reporting: powder (26) / good piste (107)

The above table gives the weather forecast for Gstaad at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Gstaad. 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.

Visitor Reviews of Gstaad

Tim from United Kingdom writes:

Gstaad - A fantastic resort: I have been going there much of my life, and am still enjoying it. Let me list for you a few strengths and weaknesses;
Strengths:
Varied choice of slopes, and if you get bored of the local 250 kms, you can always trip to Diablerets/Villars (40 mins) or Adelboden/Lenk (20 mins) which opens up 400kms more. You will NOT get bored.
You don't ski or board - then you can shop in numerous posh shops, do day trips, gourmet dine, etc.
In the past few years the resort has heavily invested in artificial snow to better piste conditions. This year two new fourpack chairs opened, putting the remaining old lifts into history.
The nightlife may not be as wild as in Austrian resorts, but it has improved significantly over the past few years. One can chose from about 6 very different clubs - of course the special ones (GreenGo, Hush, Chlösterli)in Gstaad itself are pricey.
Weaknesses:
Most of the resorts are relatively low altitude, up to 2200 m.a.s.l, with exception of the Glacier resort. Also, many of the sections are disjointed. This may be annoying at times, but helps protect from annoying day tourists which tend to avoid the smaller resorts.
It can be pricey. A 2dl cocktail in the best clubs will cost you about £15. You can of course avoid these sites. Accomodation is also generally upmarket, but there is a choice of 3* hotels. You can also escape high prices completely by staying in the more quiet Rougement.

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