Ski Canada - BC

Mount Washington Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Mount Washington at 1336 m altitude issued: 10 pm29 Apr 2016 (local time)  
Ski Canada - BC

Mount Washington Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Mount Washington Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 14°C on Mon afternoon, min 4°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Mount Washington Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 30.0mm), heaviest during Tue afternoon. Very mild (max 14°C on Mon night, min 1°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.
FriSaturday 30Sunday 1Monday 2Tuesday 3Wednesday 4Thu
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
heavy rain
rain showers
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
Wind (km/h)
10 NW10
5 W5
5 NW5
10 N10
5 ESE5
10 SE10
15 SE15
20 SE20
25 SE25
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
10 SSW10
0 SSE0
5 WNW5
15 NNW15
10 NW10
5 WNW5
0 NE0
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Snow map
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Snow cm
Rain mm
Max °C
Min °C
Freezing level (m)215024503000335034003350315029502950295027002350210019502000185015501950
Mount Washington freezing level scale
snowy slopeMount Washington freezing level

Other resorts in Canada - BC are reporting: powder (0) / good piste (4)

The above table gives the weather forecast for Mount Washington at the specific elevation of 1336 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Mount Washington. 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.

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

Visitor Reviews of Mount Washington

No Pow to Chow? from Canada writes:

If a snowflake falls in the forest, and no one is there to ski it, does anyone truly get rad?'

As with the near extinction of the once noble and majestic marmot, the Vancouver Island ski bum has suffered a steady decline since the harsh "winter" of 2013. Pow sources were on short supply and already it was hardly enough to feed the well established "resident" skiers. The annual migration of the Australian used to work symbiotically with the ecosytem. Plenty of pow for all. Now they and others are forced to look for sustenance elsewhere; they cannot afford to wait in hopes that the bounty will someday return.

Resort staff are already difficult to retain in long term capacity. Some of them with high levels of training and expertise will be forced to "migrate" elsewhere in the pursuit of powder, and in the case of the professional - the pursuit of survival. With an industry solely based on fickle mother nature, and a general rise in global temperatures, the sub alpine nub we all know and love proves not a reliable source of seasonal income. The ski bums and professionals are forced to adapt or relocate, neither a desirable option.

If only there was an answer to this seemingly unavoidable transition into the new age. What if there were some way to transform the nub into a year round destination...? Well my friends, if you look closely you can still see the skeleton of a once well developed downhill lift accessed mountain bike park. Additionally, Mount Washington is situated at the entrance to beautiful Strathcona Provincial Park. However, with backcountry use sky rocketing year round Old Nubby has failed to capitalize on the market in the slightest. The summer industry at our little mountain was in the early stages of life when it was snubbed out by the shareholders weeks before the start of the summer season.

If you want to support the cause, go to the SaveTheNub website and donate. As you know the resort is for sale; we are starting a crowd funding and campaign to buy the hill and put it in the hands of some folk who know how to run a year round resort destination. We look forward to hearing from you.

Yours truly,

The Knights of the Knub

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