Is Borovets snowsure?

The snowiest week in Borovets is week 2 of March. There are typically 4.5 snowy days during this week with 50cm of snowfall. Check out the Borovets 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 Borovets

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December13cm2.5 days
January26cm3.4 days
February22cm3.6 days
March33cm3.6 days
April15cm2.0 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Borovets during January (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of January for Borovets is 23 cm. There are typically 4.1 snowy days during this week. Borovets prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1930m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (1003m) is well bellow the mid altitude of Borovets. Regular fresh snowfalls can be relied on in Borovets at the end of January. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week but rain is also known at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 14 years during this week of January. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 23cm. Pretty cold temperatures with the typical maximum temperature in Borovets in week four of January of just -5.4°C at the mid altitude and minimum temperatures typically falling to -7.1°C. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Mostly light winds (average 12km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be more than more than 30km/h one day. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week but bluebird days that do not have fresh snowfall occur on average two days during this week each year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

Winter
Summer

Borovets


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Borovets 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 Borovets 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 Borovets 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 Borovets 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 Borovets 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 Borovets 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.