Snow Forecast 1 pm 20 Feb 2017(local time) Weather Forecast for Saariselka at 735 m altitude issued:
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Days 0-3 Saariselka Weather Summary:A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Wed afternoon, min -20°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Mon night, gales from the SSW by Wed night).
Days 4-6 Saariselka Weather Summary:A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Sat afternoon, min -21°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSE on Thu afternoon, light winds from the SSE by Fri morning).
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The above table gives the weather forecast for Saariselka at the specific elevation of 735 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Saariselka. 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 Finland.
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Visitor Reviews of Saariselka
Malcolm from United Kingdom writes:
Saariselka is the smallest of the resorts I have visited in Lapland.
The village is quite compact.
As a cross country skier I enjoyed the variety of tracks, going through woods, across lakes and over fells, although the wind and cold made some of the slopes icy and tricky.
There is a great, steep, looping descent from the top of the fell down to the village.
The tracks also take you out to a gold mine, and the tracks from the hotel with the igloos (I can't remember the name) back to the village give a lovely undulating route with reindeer around to keep you company.
Being further north than the other resorts used by Brits, the sunlight in early January is almost non existent, giving a twilight to ski in, which some may find depressing. but when the sun rises I imagine you get the same beautiful skies that contribute to the magic of the Arctic.
We saw our best displays of the Northern Lights in Saariseka.
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