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Is Allenheads snowsure?

The snowiest week in Allenheads is week 1 of March. There are typically 1.8 snowy days during this week with 6cm of snowfall. Check out the Allenheads 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 Allenheads

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December3cm1.4 days
January5cm1.9 days
February4cm1.9 days
March4cm1.5 days
April2cm0.7 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Allenheads during March (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of March for Allenheads is 2 cm. There are typically 1.2 snowy days during this week. Allenheads typical weather and snow conditions during the second week of March at the middle elevation of the ski area at 508m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (1401m) is far above the mid altitude of Allenheads. Expect just one day with snowfall per week in Allenheads in the middle of March but rain is twice as usual as snow and in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of March. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 2cm. Temperatures averaging above freezing both day and night in Allenheads during week two of March with average maximum temperature 4.2°C and minimum temperature 2.5°C at the mid altitude. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Mostly light winds (average 22km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one or two days in this week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected but calm, cold and sunny days that don't have fresh snowfall happen on average one day every second year during this week every year..

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Snow Depths

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




Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Allenheads 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 Allenheads and (2007 – 2018)


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