Calafate Mountain Park Snow History

Is Calafate Mountain Park snowsure? Check out the Calafate Mountain Park 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: Calafate Mountain Park normal weather and snow conditions during the third week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 981m, based on historical averages over the last 2 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (1473m) is slightly above the middle elevation of Calafate Mountain Park. Expect just one day with snowfall per week in Calafate Mountain Park in the middle of October. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 1cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both day and night in Calafate Mountain Park during week three of October with average maximum temperature 3.5°C and minimum temperature 2.3°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mainly light winds (average 25km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h two days in this week. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week but sunny, calm and below-freezing days that do not have fresh snowfall occur on average one day every second year during this week each year.

Calafate Mountain Park Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Calafate Mountain Park (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)

Calafate Mountain Park

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 Calafate Mountain Park 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.

Calafate Mountain Park Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Calafate Mountain Park (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Calafate Mountain Park

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Calafate Mountain Park 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.

Calafate Mountain Park Temperature

Average temperature in Calafate Mountain Park (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Calafate Mountain Park

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 Calafate Mountain Park 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.

Calafate Mountain Park snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in June10cm3.2 days
Snow in July5cm1.5 days
Snow in August10cm2.4 days
Snow in September2cm1.0 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data