Bigrock Ski Area Snow History

Is Bigrock Ski Area snowsure? Check out the Bigrock Ski Area 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: Bigrock Ski Area expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of March at the middle elevation of the ski area at 362m, based on historical averages over the last 7 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (193m) is very near the mid altitude of Bigrock Ski Area. Regular fresh snowfalls are the norm in Bigrock Ski Area at the end of March. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 20cm. Temperatures should usually remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Bigrock Ski Area during week four of March is -3.5°C while the average minimum temperature is just -5.5°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Mostly light winds (average 20km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts 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 fresh snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day during this week but calm, cold and sunny days that don't have fresh snowfall happen on average two days during this week in any given year.

Bigrock Ski Area Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Bigrock Ski Area (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)

Bigrock Ski Area

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 Bigrock Ski Area 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.

Bigrock Ski Area Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Bigrock Ski Area (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Bigrock Ski Area

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Bigrock Ski Area 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.

Bigrock Ski Area Temperature

Average temperature in Bigrock Ski Area (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Bigrock Ski Area

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 Bigrock Ski Area 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.

Bigrock Ski Area snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December19cm2.8 days
Snow in January14cm2.6 days
Snow in February26cm3.4 days
Snow in March20cm3.8 days
Snow in April7cm2.0 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data