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Megeve Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Megeve at 1732 m altitude issued: 12 pm19 Jan 2018 (local time)
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Megeve Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Megeve Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -8°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Megeve Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon morning. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Wed morning, min 1°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.
Friday 19Saturday 20Sunday 21Monday 22Tuesday 23Wednesday 24
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moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partly cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
km/h
Wind (km/h)
15 W15
10 W10
15 W15
10 SSW10
20 W20
20 WNW20
10 W10
20 W20
15 W15
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
5 WSW5
5 NE5
5 NE5
5 SE5
10 S10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
Summary
mod. snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
mod. snow
light snow
light snow
some clouds
cloudy
clear
clear
some clouds
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Snow cm
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max°C
Max °C
-3-5-6-5-2-1022211222553
min°C
Min °C
-4-6-8-7-3-2-111111112332
chill°C
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-9-11-12-12-9-7-5-4-3-2-2-2-1-1111-1
Humid.%989498809899979999989698868551475640
Freezing level (m)1250105080055010501500140019502050210019501900200022502550265028002500
Megeve freezing level scale
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Sunrise8:07--8:07--8:07--8:06--8:04--8:03--
Sunset-5:20--5:21--5:22--5:23--5:24--5:27-
Eyeball snow report
  1. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: Snowing at a moderate rate at Les Arcs.
  2. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: It is snowing steadily in Avoriaz.
  3. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: There is heavy snow falling in Chamonix.
  4. eyeball reporterSnow Forecast User Report: Snow falling heavily at Chatel.
  5. UnnamedMorzine Massage Brightening up this afternoon....i think i can see the Sun! #loveMorzine #Sportsmassage
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The above table gives the weather forecast for Megeve at the specific elevation of 1732 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Megeve. 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 France.

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Visitor Reviews of Megeve

Megeve Mike from France writes:

Megeve is well known by few and is a jealously guarded secret among those that frequent its ski slopes; Michelin Guide rated hotels and restaurants, high-end shopping stores, Casino and quaint narrow cobbled streets. The village is dominated by the traditional church belfry, and a square, all in a pedestrian friendly atmosphere. Horse drawn sleighs carry tourists all over during the peak periods adding a festive and memorable experience for young and old. A truly civilized ski area, of real old world charm, with a history that goes back for more than 1000 years. The village still has over 40 working farms from where the milk is used to produce the local cheeses that are known all over the world.
The ski area is laid out in such a way that the summit of Mont Blanc is almost always in view when skiing Megeve ski runs. The runs are cut through the trees; a very welcome change to most ski areas in the Alps that are above the "tree line", adding a touch of green to this Haute-Savoyard village! Great skiing for all levels with a particularly pleasing predominance of upper intermediate skiing terrain.
The "Espace Mont Blanc" domain is a whopping 445 Km and with over 111 lifts make Megeve and partner ski areas (la Giettaz, Saint Gervais, Saint Nicolas de Veroce, Combloux, les Contamines Montjoie and Cordon) in the top 6 longest skiable areas in France. I often bring clients on a beautiful day to see and ski what I think is the best vantage point to view the French Alps and the Mont Blanc:
The most scenic views of Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in Western-Europe, are visible from the top of the "Epaule" chairlift of the Mont Arbois side of the Megeve Ski Area. From the top of this chair lift you will want to turn immediately left to stay on the piste, a right turn will take you immediately "off piste"! You should be a good intermediate skier to do this run, in several places it is quite narrow and in whiteout conditions not advised at all. However, on a brilliant sunny day you will want to look around you and make a visual picture that even the best of cameras could never capture….the whole of the French Alps in all their beauty right before your eyes! After taking it all in, it is time to ski all the way down to Chatrix, the longest of runs in the domain.
….But don't tell anyone how nice it is!
If you are flying in to ski the French Alps and Megeve you have the following possibilities. Chambery Airport, Geneva Airport and Grenoble Airport are all a little over one hour’s drive away. This makes Megeve a highly accessible ski destination even for a long weekend, from any airport in the UK. Leave the UK at 08:00 and you’re on the pistes by 12:00 noon. Be aware that the above can vary depending upon traffic and weather conditions.
Driving: From Geneva you will go to the A40 direction Mont Blanc/Chamonix and turn off at Sallanches and about 17 kilometers direction Albertville, to Megeve.
Driving: In the event of bad weather: If you drive from Grenoble and Chambery, direction A 41- E712, to Annecy/Geneva/La Roche sur Foron and get on the A40 direction Mont Blanc/Chamonix and turn off at Sallanches and about 17 kilometers direction Albertville, to Megeve.
Good weather alternative: If you drive from Grenoble: A 41- E712 to the A 430 direction Albertville. Take the N212 at Albertville up the beautiful "Gorges de Arly" to Megeve. Please note however that this route can be closed due to rock and mud slides and traffic can be a problem!

Posted by Mike Beaudet, a Colorado native, a University of Denver graduate and now lives in France with his wife and twin boys Tom and Lucas.

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