Ski USA - California

Squaw Valley Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Squaw Valley at 2308 m altitude issued: 9 am10 Feb 2016 (local time)  
Ski USA - California

Squaw Valley Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Squaw Valley Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Wed morning, min 4°C on Fri afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4-6 Squaw Valley Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 10°C on Mon afternoon, min 4°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.
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Wind (km/h)
10 SW10
10 SW10
20 SSW20
25 SW25
25 SW25
20 SW20
15 SW15
20 SW20
15 WSW15
15 WNW15
5 WNW5
5 N5
15 N15
15 NE15
25 ENE25
10 E10
5 SSE5
10 SW10
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max°C
Max °C
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min°C
Min °C
897766644555744777
chill°C
WChill°C
67332230024440-1576
Humid.%354422404135506059243538547766493632
Freezing level (m)375038003750360034503400330031002900300031003350330031503600375040504000
Squaw Valley freezing level scale
snowy slopeSquaw Valley freezing level
Sunrise6:58--6:56--6:56--6:54--6:54--6:52--
Sunset-5:31--5:32--5:34--5:35--5:36--5:37-

Other resorts in USA - California are reporting: powder (0) / good piste (4)

The above table gives the weather forecast for Squaw Valley at the specific elevation of 2308 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Squaw Valley. 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 United States.

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

Visitor Reviews of Squaw Valley

coldsmoker from Australia writes:

Amazing terrain at Squaw, and consistently large snow falls (save for January 2011!!).

Problem is though when they do get the snow, the mountain is slow getting terrain open, or the upper mountain will be on wind hold, often leaving 30 min+ waits at the bottom of the select few lifts that do open. This leaves you stuck in line with a bunch of rude, and aggressive locals who'll ski right over your skis or board to get one precious chair ahead of you in the line. When they finally do get Granite Chief/Headwall/ KT22 or whatever open on a powder day you will get a pretty sweet run in.....before you have to spend the rest of your morning in line again. If you can be bothered lining up again, by the time you get back to the top most of the decent lines will be tracked out.

Also due to the generally mild conditions the snow usually turns to crud within a day or two of a snow fall. What is not mentioned when they are broadcasting 10 feet of new snow is that several inches of rain also accompanied the storm.

We had season passes this season but I wouldn't bother going back to this place. Plenty of other places with great terrain if you are prepared to hunt it out, and without the crowds, hype and aggro....and where you can actually ski powder all day.

On a different note, can someone tell the 'Squaw Valley USA' marketing that no-one really cares any more that they hosted the Olympics way back when. It was over 50 years ago, get over it!

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