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Is Alpental At The Summit snowsure?

The snowiest week in Alpental At The Summit is week 3 of December. There are typically 4.8 snowy days during this week with 54cm of snowfall. Check out the Alpental At The Summit 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 Alpental At The Summit

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December44cm3.7 days
January32cm3.2 days
February37cm3.9 days
March40cm4.4 days
April21cm3.5 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Alpental At The Summit during August (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of August for Alpental At The Summit is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Alpental At The Summit typical weather and snow conditions during the second week of August at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1304m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (3824m) is a long way above the mid altitude of Alpental At The Summit. Snowy weather is very unlikely in Alpental At The Summit in the middle of August but in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of August. Typical temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the mid altitude in Alpental At The Summit during week two of August with the average afternoon temperature 15.4°C and the minimum temperature 12.9°C. Usually there are four days per week when the sun comes out at this time of year. Generally light winds (average 9km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Alpental At The Summit and (2007 – 2018).

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Lower Slopes
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Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Alpental At The Summit and (2007 – 2018)

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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 Alpental At The Summit 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 Alpental At The Summit and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Alpental At The Summit 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 Alpental At The Summit and (2007 – 2018)

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