Is Beskyd snowsure?

The snowiest week in Beskyd is week 2 of December. There are typically 3.6 snowy days during this week with 16cm of snowfall. Check out the Beskyd 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 Beskyd

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December13cm3.0 days
January11cm3.7 days
February11cm3.4 days
March10cm2.8 days
April3cm1.1 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Beskyd during April (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of April for Beskyd is 3 cm. There are typically 1.0 snowy days during this week. Beskyd typical weather and snow conditions during the third week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 950m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (1927m) is far above the middle elevation of Beskyd. Expect just one day with snowfall per week in Beskyd in the middle of April but rain is twice as usual as snow and in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of April. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 3cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Beskyd during week three of April with average maximum temperature 6.8°C and minimum temperature 5.1°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mainly light winds (average 17km/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. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected this week but powder days that do not have cold, sunny and calm weather are more typical, on average one day every second year during this week each year. but bluebird days that do not have new snow occur on average one year in 5.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

Winter
Summer

Beskyd

Chart


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Beskyd and (2007 – 2018)

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 Beskyd 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 Beskyd and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Beskyd 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 Beskyd and (2007 – 2018)

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 Beskyd 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.