Bad Gastein Snow History

Is Bad Gastein snowsure? Check out the Bad Gastein 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: Bad Gastein normal weather and snow conditions during the third week of August at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1655m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (3669m) is well above the middle elevation of Bad Gastein. Snowy weather is extemely unlikely in Bad Gastein in the middle of August whereas rain is common. Expect to get rained on during 4 or 5 days at this time of year. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both day and night at the middle elevation in Bad Gastein during week three of August with the average afternoon temperature 13.9°C and the minimum temperature 10.6°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Generally light winds (average 6km/h).

Bad Gastein Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Bad Gastein (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)

Bad Gastein

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 Bad Gastein 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.

Bad Gastein Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Bad Gastein (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Bad Gastein

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Bad Gastein 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.

Bad Gastein Temperature

Average temperature in Bad Gastein (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Bad Gastein

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 Bad Gastein 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.

Bad Gastein snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December16cm3.1 days
Snow in January21cm3.8 days
Snow in February22cm4.4 days
Snow in March18cm3.8 days
Snow in April13cm2.2 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data