Cerro Catedral Snow History

Is Cerro Catedral snowsure? Check out the Cerro Catedral 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: Cerro Catedral typical weather and snow conditions during the third week of August at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1656m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (1526m) is very near the middle elevation of Cerro Catedral. Very frequent snowfalls are typical in Cerro Catedral in the middle of August. Based on long term weather statistics for Cerro Catedral, five days with fresh snowfall per week is typical but a day when it rains during this week occurs about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 44cm. Temperatures should typically stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Cerro Catedral during week three of August is -1.0°C while the average minimum temperature is just -2.2°C. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Mainly light winds (average 20km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day during this week while fresh snow days that do not have ideal weather conditions also happen on average two days during this week each year.

Cerro Catedral Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Cerro Catedral (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)

Cerro Catedral

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 Cerro Catedral 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.

Cerro Catedral Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Cerro Catedral (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Cerro Catedral

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Cerro Catedral 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.

Cerro Catedral Temperature

Average temperature in Cerro Catedral (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Cerro Catedral

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 Cerro Catedral 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.

Cerro Catedral snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in June26cm3.9 days
Snow in July31cm4.4 days
Snow in August41cm4.6 days
Snow in September13cm3.1 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data