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Weather Forecast for Pitztal Glacier at 1740 m altitude

issued: 12am 26 Jan 2015 (local time)
Previous weeks

Days 0-3 Pitztal Glacier Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon morning, min -19°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Pitztal Glacier Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu morning, min -20°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.
Sun Monday 26 Tuesday 27 Wednesday 28 Thursday 29 Friday 30 Sat
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
 
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind (km/h)
10 N10
5 NW5
5 WNW5
10 NW10
15 NW15
15 NNW15
10 NNW10
5 NW5
5 WSW5
15 SW15
5 WSW5
10 SW10
15 SSW15
5 NNW5
10 NNW10
5 W5
5 WSW5
10 WNW10
Summary snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow
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T alps snow sum26.cc23
T alps snow sum27.cc23
T alps snow sum28.cc23
T alps snow sum29.cc23
T alps snow sum30.cc23
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Snow cm - - 1 8 2 1 2 - - 3 3 1 6 3 2 1 1 2
Rain mm - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Max °C -16 -5 -6 -5 -6 -7 -10 -6 -6 -6 -4 -4 -7 -6 -7 -11 -7 -8
Min °C -19 -9 -7 -6 -7 -12 -19 -10 -11 -8 -5 -7 -8 -7 -13 -20 -9 -13
WChill °C -25 -9 -11 -10 -13 -18 -24 -13 -16 -13 -8 -13 -14 -10 -13 -25 -9 -19
Rel. hum. % 88 86 87 97 96 96 96 84 81 81 97 93 94 95 95 91 88 93
Freezing level (m) 0 300 800 1100 700 600 250 200 950 900 850 1100 600 650 650 150 300 450
Pitztal Glacier freezing level scale
snowy slope Pitztal Glacier freezing level
Sunrise - 7:48 - - 7:48 - - 7:47 - - 7:46 - - 7:43 - - 7:43 -
Sunset - - 17:08 - - 17:10 - - 17:12 - - 17:14 - - 17:15 - - 17:16
The above table gives the weather forecast for Pitztal Glacier at the specific elevation of 1740 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Pitztal Glacier. 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 Austria. Click here to read further information on freezing levels and how we forecast our temperatures.

Visitor Reviews of Pitztal Glacier


chris wright from United Kingdom writes:

First, I must say that this place is a gem of a find! It's all locals here. Some from Germany but hardly any from the UK. Which is great, not because I don't want to see my fellow countryman, it's just a nice indication that it isn't bombarded by tourists. In the area of Pitztal you have Pitztal glacier. Right next door you have Rifflsee and a couple of minutes down the valley you have Hochziger. You can get a lift pass for all three for a week at around 170 Euro's.
First, the glacier is fantastic. The well looked after runs are not the greatest if you are a beginner but for intermediate and expert there's lots to keep you going. Not stacks of off-piste but they are working on a run from the top to the base station. This is off-piste at the mo and there are fantastic views on the way down. The summit at the glacier is over 3000 meters so take some o2! (or stop smoking.)
Right next door is Rifflsee. Again, not the widest of runs but you can really get some great speed up here. A little better for the beginner here and a little more off-piste. There is a really nice cruisey blue run from the top to the base station car park. Good fun and if you want to come off early it brings you to Pitztal glacier base station.
Now, Hochziger. This place is fantastic. Over 45k of runs. Loads and loads of off-piste. Great for everyone and one mammoth run from the top to the base. You know you are alive when you get to the bottom and waiting for you is beer! I would really recommend a trip here. You can fly cheaply from the UK to Salzburg. Innsbrook is closer but served by BA so not the cheapest. I stayed with a family. It was really cheap and very clean with everything you want and the view every morning was fantastic. Hausbritfuss in St Leonard is where they also run a ski racing camp. Check it out and have a ball.

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