Arkhyz Snow History

Is Arkhyz snowsure? Check out the Arkhyz 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: Arkhyz expected weather and snow conditions during the third week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1947m, based on historical averages over the last 2 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (1273m) is well bellow the middle elevation of Arkhyz. Very snowy weather in Arkhyz in the middle of January. Based on long term weather statistics for Arkhyz, five or six days with fresh is typical. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 30cm. Temperatures should usually stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Arkhyz during week three of January is -3.4°C while the average minimum temperature is only -4.6°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mainly light winds (average 12km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day. Sunny, calm and below freezing perfect weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average two days during this week but calm, cold and sunny days that do not have fresh snow happen on average two days during this week every year.

Arkhyz Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Arkhyz (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)

Arkhyz

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 Arkhyz 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.

Arkhyz Snowfall

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

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Arkhyz

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Arkhyz 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.

Arkhyz Temperature

Average temperature in Arkhyz (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Arkhyz

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 Arkhyz 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.

Arkhyz snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December56cm4.4 days
Snow in January23cm4.5 days
Snow in February16cm4.0 days
Snow in March30cm4.2 days
Snow in April17cm1.9 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data