Is Alberschwende snowsure?

The snowiest week in Alberschwende is week 3 of January. There are typically 2.8 snowy days during this week with 19cm of snowfall. Check out the Alberschwende 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 Alberschwende

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December13cm2.3 days
January13cm2.4 days
February11cm2.6 days
March9cm1.8 days
April4cm0.7 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Alberschwende during January (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of January for Alberschwende is 8 cm. There are typically 2.4 snowy days during this week. Alberschwende typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 961m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (1101m) is very near the middle elevation of Alberschwende. On average, expect two or three days with snowfall per week in Alberschwende at the end of January with a rainy day during this week of January happens about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 8cm. Daytime temperatures at the middle elevation in Alberschwende during week four of January usually get above freezing (average maximum is 0.1°C) but nightime temperatures typically fall to -2.4°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 11km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Calm, sunny and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) are rare, occuring this week on average one year in 1

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Snow Depths

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



Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

The most cherished days on the mountain in Alberschwende 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.

Average Snowfall in

Graph showing the average precipitation (snow/rain) in Alberschwende and (2007 – 2018)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
Days with significant rainfall.

The snowiest weeks of the year in Alberschwende 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.

Average Temperature in

Graph showing the average temperature and freezing level at Alberschwende and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Alberschwende 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.