Cerro Bayo Snow History

Is Cerro Bayo snowsure? Check out the Cerro Bayo 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 Bayo typical weather and snow conditions during the third week of August at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1450m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (1593m) is close to the mid altitude of Cerro Bayo. Frequent snowfalls are typical in Cerro Bayo in the middle of August. On average, expect four or five days with fresh snowfall per week but with a long-term average of one wet day during this week of August every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 40cm. Day temperatures at the mid altitude in Cerro Bayo during week three of August usually get above freezing (average maximum is 0.3°C) but overnight temperatures typically fall to -1.0°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Mainly light winds (average 19km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day in this week. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week while powder days that do not coincide with cold, sunny and calm conditions also happen on average two days during this week each year.

Cerro Bayo Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Cerro Bayo (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 Bayo

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 Bayo 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 Bayo Snowfall

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

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Cerro Bayo

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 Bayo 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 Bayo Temperature

Average temperature in Cerro Bayo (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 Bayo

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 Bayo 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 Bayo snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in June18cm3.3 days
Snow in July24cm3.9 days
Snow in August34cm4.2 days
Snow in September11cm2.7 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data