Altenberg Snow History

Is Altenberg snowsure? Check out the Altenberg 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: Altenberg expected weather and snow conditions during the second week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 828m, based on historical averages over the last 7 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (1186m) is a little above the middle elevation of Altenberg. Based on long-term averages, there are two days with snowfall per week in Altenberg in the middle of December but with an average of one wet day during this week every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 6cm. Daytime temperatures at the middle elevation in Altenberg during week two of December usually get above freezing (average maximum is 0.6°C) but overnight temperatures typically fall to -0.5°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mostly light winds (average 27km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h two days in this week. Sunny, calm and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected but sunny, calm and below-freezing days that do not have fresh snowfall occur on average one or two days during this week every year. but fresh snow days that do not coincide with ideal conditions are more common, on average one day every second year during this week each year.

Altenberg Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Altenberg (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)

Altenberg

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 Altenberg 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.

Altenberg Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Altenberg (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Altenberg

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Altenberg 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.

Altenberg Temperature

Average temperature in Altenberg (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Altenberg

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 Altenberg 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.

Altenberg snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December7cm2.1 days
Snow in January13cm3.4 days
Snow in February5cm2.3 days
Snow in March7cm2.0 days
Snow in April2cm1.3 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data