Ski Canada - BC

Kicking Horse Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Kicking Horse at 1818 m altitude issued: 4 am03 Dec 2016 (local time)  
Ski Canada - BC

Kicking Horse Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Kicking Horse Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat afternoon, min -19°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Kicking Horse Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu night, min -19°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.
Saturday 3Sunday 4Monday 5Tuesday 6Wednesday 7Thursday 8
AMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnight
 
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partly cloudy
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
km/h
Wind (km/h)
10 WSW10
20 WSW20
10 SW10
15 NW15
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
5 W5
5 NW5
5 NNW5
5 NW5
5 NW5
5 W5
5 SW5
0 SW0
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
5 S5
10 SE10
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Snow cm
43108-----------2412
mm
Rain mm
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max°C
Max °C
-6-5-6-8-10-15-16-15-16-19-17-18-18-16-16-13-10-8
min°C
Min °C
-6-6-7-9-13-16-16-15-19-19-18-18-18-16-17-15-11-10
chill°C
WChill°C
-11-13-12-16-21-23-22-19-24-23-23-22-18-16-17-20-16-14
Humid.%919092898277868381888172747062919193
Freezing level (m)9509008004000000000000000150
Kicking Horse freezing level scale
snowy slopeKicking Horse freezing level
Sunrise8:33--8:34--8:36--8:37--8:38--8:40--
Sunset-4:42--4:40--4:40--4:39--4:39--4:39-

Other resorts in Canada - BC are reporting: powder (3) / good piste (9)

The above table gives the weather forecast for Kicking Horse at the specific elevation of 1818 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Kicking Horse. 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 Canada.

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Visitor Reviews of Kicking Horse

Chris from Canada writes:

As a beginner to skiing and snowboarding this year, Kicking Horse was very challenging for me; in the best possible way. If you are willing to push yourself and commit to the challenge, the terrain offered here allows you to improve your skills and confidence to exceptional levels quickly.

The level of talent in the people skiing/boarding here is exceptional. And from when I have been hearing, they are not disappointed with the terrain. A full run to the bottom and the hike to T2 is worth every step. I feel like this is the kind of mountain that could mislead you if you only came up for a weekend, there is so much area to explore and the next dump of snow will arrive at some point, and when it does it will blow your mind.

A better lift system to access this terrain would be great, but I also think it would open the door to people who might over-estimate their ability; the hike makes you think twice! Something from the mid-mountain would have been great this year, especially, though.

As for the night life, there are a few options. If you are the type of person that makes your own party, you can have an absolute blast on the mountain. Locals are fantastic, laid back, friendly and really helpful.

As I said, I'm a beginner and I don't have a lot of experience elsewhere. I do know that despite the unfortunate snow conditions this year, lift system and "lack of night life" (as some have put it) I have had a fantastic season and I think I'll have a hard time finding another resort that will compare.

Next year, Whitewall.

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