Alto del Padre Snow History

Is Alto del Padre snowsure? Check out the Alto del Padre 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: Alto del Padre typical weather and snow conditions during the third week of September at the middle elevation of the heli-ski area at 2652m, based on historical averages over the last 4 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (3103m) is slightly higher than the mid altitude of Alto del Padre. On average, expect one or two days with snowfall per week in Alto del Padre in the middle of September with a 50% chance that one day will be rainy during this week of September. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 40cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both day and night in Alto del Padre during week three of September with average maximum temperature 3.6°C and minimum temperature 2.6°C at the mid altitude. Expect the sun to shine on three or four days per week. Generally light winds (average 15km/h). Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected this week but powder days that don't have perfect weather are more common, on average one day during this week in any given year. but sunny, calm and below-freezing days that do not have fresh snow occur on average one day every second year during this week in any given year.

Alto del Padre Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Alto del Padre (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)

Alto del Padre

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 Alto del Padre 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.

Alto del Padre Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Alto del Padre (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Alto del Padre

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Alto del Padre 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.

Alto del Padre Temperature

Average temperature in Alto del Padre (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Alto del Padre

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 Alto del Padre 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.

Alto del Padre snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in June55cm2.0 days
Snow in July64cm2.5 days
Snow in August57cm2.6 days
Snow in September36cm2.2 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data