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Is Annecy-LeSemnoz snowsure?

The snowiest week in Annecy-LeSemnoz is week 1 of March. There are typically 3.4 snowy days during this week with 41cm of snowfall. Check out the Annecy-LeSemnoz 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 Annecy-LeSemnoz

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December26cm2.4 days
January25cm2.8 days
February22cm2.9 days
March21cm2.5 days
April9cm1.6 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Annecy-LeSemnoz during December (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of December for Annecy-LeSemnoz is 27 cm. There are typically 2.8 snowy days during this week. Annecy-LeSemnoz prevailing weather and snow conditions during the first week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1550m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (1623m) is very near the middle elevation of Annecy-LeSemnoz. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Annecy-LeSemnoz at the start of December but a rainy day during this week occurs about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 27cm. Temperatures should generally stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Annecy-LeSemnoz during week one of December is -0.5°C while the average minimum temperature is just -1.7°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mostly light winds (average 15km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week while powder days that don't coincide with cold, sunny and calm weather also occur on average one or two days during this week every year.


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Snow Depths

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

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Annecy-LeSemnoz 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 Annecy-LeSemnoz 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 Annecy-LeSemnoz 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 Annecy-LeSemnoz 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 Annecy-LeSemnoz and (2007 – 2018)

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Average temperature
Maximum
Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Annecy-LeSemnoz 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.