Is Cascade Mountain snowsure?

The snowiest week in Cascade Mountain is week 1 of February. There are typically 2.5 snowy days during this week with 10cm of snowfall. Check out the Cascade Mountain 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 Cascade Mountain

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December7cm1.9 days
January7cm2.4 days
February8cm2.6 days
March4cm1.4 days
April3cm0.7 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Cascade Mountain during October (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of October for Cascade Mountain is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Cascade Mountain typical weather and snow conditions during the first week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 319m, based on historical averages over the last 14 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (3176m) is well above the middle elevation of Cascade Mountain. is very unlikely in Cascade Mountain at the start of October but in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of October. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the middle elevation in Cascade Mountain during week one of October with the average afternoon temperature 14.1°C and the minimum temperature 11.1°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mainly light winds (average 15km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be more than more than 30km/h one day.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Cascade Mountain and (2007 – 2022).


Cascade Mountain

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Cascade Mountain and (2007 – 2022)


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

The most cherished days on the mountain in Cascade Mountain 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 Cascade Mountain and (2007 – 2022)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
Days with significant rainfall.

The snowiest weeks of the year in Cascade Mountain 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 Cascade Mountain and (2007 – 2022)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Cascade Mountain 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.