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Is Alagna snowsure?

The snowiest week in Alagna is week 3 of March. There are typically 3.6 snowy days during this week with 68cm of snowfall. Check out the Alagna 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.

Average monthly snow in Alagna

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December25cm2.9 days
January31cm3.2 days
February35cm4.2 days
March47cm4.1 days
April33cm3.5 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Alagna during April (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of April for Alagna is 32 cm. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week. Alagna typical weather and snow conditions during the first week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2090m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (2172m) is close to the middle elevation of Alagna. Regular fresh snowfalls are the norm in Alagna at the start of April. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week but with a long-term average of one wet day during this week of April every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 32cm. Temperatures should typically stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Alagna during week one of April is -0.2°C while the average minimum temperature is just -1.5°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Generally light winds (average 9km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week while powder days that do not coincide with ideal weather also occur on average one or two days during this week in any given year.


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Alagna and (2007 – 2018).

Winter
Summer

Alagna

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Alagna and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

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 Alagna are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. Poorer 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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Alagna and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Alagna are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. The 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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Alagna and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Average temperature
Maximum
Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Alagna 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.