Is Arvieux en Queyras snowsure?

The snowiest week in Arvieux en Queyras is week 1 of March. There are typically 3.6 snowy days during this week with 26cm of snowfall. Check out the Arvieux en Queyras 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 Arvieux en Queyras

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December18cm2.6 days
January15cm2.3 days
February17cm3.1 days
March16cm2.9 days
April10cm2.1 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Arvieux en Queyras during May (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of May for Arvieux en Queyras is 0 cm. There are typically 0.3 snowy days during this week. Arvieux en Queyras normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of May at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1896m, based on historical averages over the last 14 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (3126m) is well above the middle elevation of Arvieux en Queyras. A day with snowfall happens on average every second year during the last week of May but unfortunately expect four rainy days this week in a typical year. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 0cm. Temperatures averaging above freezing both day and night in Arvieux en Queyras during week four of May with average maximum temperature 9.2°C and minimum temperature 7.0°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Generally light winds (average 7km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Arvieux en Queyras and (2007 – 2022).

Winter
Summer

Arvieux en Queyras


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Arvieux en Queyras and (2007 – 2022)

Winter
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 Arvieux en Queyras 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 Arvieux en Queyras and (2007 – 2022)

Winter
Summer

Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Arvieux en Queyras 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 Arvieux en Queyras and (2007 – 2022)

Winter
Summer

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 Arvieux en Queyras 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.