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Is Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) snowsure?

The snowiest week in Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) is week 4 of December. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week with 0cm of snowfall. Check out the Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) 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 Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya)

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June0cm0.0 days
July0cm0.0 days
August0cm0.0 days
September0cm0.0 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) during October (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of October for Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of October at the middle elevation of the ascent of the mountain at 2442m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (4821m) is well above the middle elevation of Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya).Very wet with rain pretty much every day in Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) at the end of October. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both day and night at the middle elevation in Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) during week four of October with the average afternoon temperature 13.1°C and the minimum temperature 12.5°C. Days with sunshine are unknown Generally light winds (average 3km/h). Based on long term statistics, we don't expect any powder days or any bluebird days at the middle elevation of the ascent of the mountain of Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) at this time of year.


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) and (2007 – 2018).

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Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya)

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Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) and (2007 – 2018)

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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 Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) 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 Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) and (2007 – 2018)

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Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) 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 Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) and (2007 – 2018)

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Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) 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.