Afriski Mountain Resort Snow History

Is Afriski Mountain Resort snowsure? Check out the Afriski Mountain Resort Snow History graphs below. Select any week of the year to see the typical Ski Conditions, Snowfall Amount and Temperature based on nowcast weather data over the last 11 years. Whether you prefer bluebird conditions, powder days in any weather or just reliable snow in guaranteed sub-zero temperatures you can easily find the best week to go.

This week in history: Afri-Ski prevailing weather and snow conditions during the second week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 3070m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (4538m) is a long way above the mid altitude of Afri-Ski. Snowy weather is extemely unlikely in Afri-Ski in the middle of December whereas rain is common. Expect to get rained on during 4 or 5 days at this time of year. Typical temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the mid altitude in Afri-Ski during week two of December with the average afternoon temperature 10.2°C and the minimum temperature 8.5°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mainly light winds (average 14km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day.

Afriski Mountain Resort Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Afriski Mountain Resort (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Best ski days:

  • Bluebird Powder day

    (Fresh snow, mostly sunny, light wind)

  • Powder day

    (Fresh snow, limited sun, any wind)

  • Bluebird day

    (Average snow, mostly sunny, light wind)

  • Very windy days:

  • (>30km/h)

Afriski Mountain Resort

Winter
Summer
  • Best ski days:

  • Bluebird Powder day

    (Fresh snow, mostly sunny, light wind)

  • Powder day

    (Fresh snow, limited sun, any wind)

  • Bluebird day

    (Average snow, mostly sunny, light wind)

  • Very windy days:

  • (>30km/h)

The most cherished days on the mountain in Afriski Mountain Resort are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. weather conditions may prevail on Powder days when the visibility can be limited but the snow is significantly deep and fresh for keen powder-hounds. Bluebird days can suit many skiers that aren’t necessarily hunting powder but want to enjoy the snowy mountains in sunnier conditions and light winds.

Afriski Mountain Resort Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Afriski Mountain Resort (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Afriski Mountain Resort

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Afriski Mountain Resort are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. risk of a rainy day is shown but be sure to switch between elevations to see if lower lifts are rain affected or higher lifts remain snowy despite any rain further down the mountain.

Afriski Mountain Resort Temperature

Average temperature in Afriski Mountain Resort (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Afriski Mountain Resort

Winter
Summer
Freezing level
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Afriski Mountain Resort are shown. Check out the risk of freze-thaw conditions prevailing at different elevations for any given week. We also show the extremes of temperature (blue/red dots) that reveal the chance of unusually warm or cold conditions.

Afriski Mountain Resort snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in June4cm0.6 days
Snow in July6cm0.5 days
Snow in August3cm0.5 days
Snow in September1cm0.2 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data