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Alto del Padre Snow History

Is Alto del Padre snowsure?

The snowiest week in Alto del Padre is week 2 of July. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week with 146cm of snowfall. 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.

Average monthly snow in Alto del Padre

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June55cm2.0 days
July64cm2.5 days
August57cm2.6 days
September36cm2.2 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Alto del Padre during February (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of February for Alto del Padre is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Alto del Padre typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of February 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 mean freezing level (4282m) is well above the middle elevation of Alto del Padre. Snowy weather is highly unlikely in Alto del Padre at the end of February but on average there are one or two wet days during this week every year. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the middle elevation in Alto del Padre during week four of February with the average afternoon temperature 11.8°C and the minimum temperature 10.9°C. Generally sunny. On average, only one or two days each week are overcast and the rest have at least some sun. Generally light winds (average 10km/h).


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Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Alto del Padre and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Alto del Padre


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. 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.


Snowfall

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

Winter
Summer

Alto del Padre


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. 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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Alto del Padre and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Alto del Padre


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.