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Blue Mountain Snow History

Is Blue Mountain snowsure?

The snowiest week in Blue Mountain is week 2 of February. There are typically 4.8 snowy days during this week with 19cm of snowfall. Check out the Blue Mountain 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 Blue Mountain

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December12cm3.9 days
January13cm4.6 days
February14cm4.3 days
March10cm2.8 days
April5cm1.4 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Blue Mountain during February (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of February for Blue Mountain is 11 cm. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week. Blue Mountain typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 340m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (345m) is similar to the mid altitude of Blue Mountain. Regular fresh snowfalls can be relied on in Blue Mountain at the end of February. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week but a rainy day during this week happens about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 11cm. Temperatures should typically stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Blue Mountain during week four of February is -3.9°C while the average minimum temperature is just -5.6°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mostly light winds (average 22km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day in this week. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week but sunny, calm and below-freezing days that do not have new snow occur on average one or two days during this week every year.


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Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Blue Mountain 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 Blue Mountain 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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Blue Mountain 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 Blue Mountain 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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Blue Mountain 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 Blue Mountain 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.