Cardrona Snow History

Is Cardrona snowsure? Check out the Cardrona 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: Cardrona normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of June at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1594m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (1500m) is very near the mid altitude of Cardrona. On average, expect two or three days with snowfall per week in Cardrona at the end of June with a rainy day during this week of June occurs about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 10cm. Temperatures should mostly remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Cardrona during week four of June is -1.1°C while the average minimum temperature is just -2.6°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mainly light winds (average 17km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be more than more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week but calm, cold and sunny days that don't have new snow occur on average one or two days during this week in any given year.

Cardrona Snow Conditions

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

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    Lift
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    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)

Cardrona

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 Cardrona 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.

Cardrona Snowfall

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

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  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Cardrona

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Cardrona 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.

Cardrona Temperature

Average temperature in Cardrona (2007 – 2018)

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  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Cardrona

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 Cardrona 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.

Cardrona snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in June10cm2.4 days
Snow in July13cm3.0 days
Snow in August11cm2.9 days
Snow in September11cm2.9 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data