Bluewood Snow History

Is Bluewood snowsure? Check out the Bluewood 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: Bluewood typical weather and snow conditions during the second week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1556m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (1417m) is very near the middle elevation of Bluewood. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Bluewood in the middle of December but with a long-term average of one wet day during this week of December every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 22cm. Temperatures should usually stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Bluewood during week two of December is -2.3°C while the average minimum temperature is just -3.7°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mainly light winds (average 20km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one or two days per week. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week while fresh snow days that do not have ideal weather conditions also happen on average one or two days during this week each year.

Bluewood Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Bluewood (2007 – 2018)

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    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)

Bluewood

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 Bluewood 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.

Bluewood Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Bluewood (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Bluewood

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Bluewood 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.

Bluewood Temperature

Average temperature in Bluewood (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Bluewood

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 Bluewood 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.

Bluewood snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December25cm3.4 days
Snow in January17cm2.9 days
Snow in February19cm3.6 days
Snow in March17cm3.2 days
Snow in April9cm2.5 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data