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Is Champorcher snowsure?

The snowiest week in Champorcher is week 3 of March. There are typically 2.9 snowy days during this week with 40cm of snowfall. Check out the Champorcher 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 Champorcher

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December17cm2.6 days
January18cm2.7 days
February19cm3.6 days
March26cm3.5 days
April17cm2.6 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Champorcher during June (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of June for Champorcher is 1 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Champorcher prevailing weather and snow conditions during the first week of June at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1975m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (3242m) is far above the middle elevation of Champorcher. Fresh Snow is extemely unlikely in Champorcher at the start of June whereas rain is common. Expect to get rained on during 4 or 5 days at this time of year. Temperatures generally above freezing both day and night in Champorcher during week one of June with average maximum temperature 8.7°C and minimum temperature 7.2°C at the middle elevation. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 7km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Champorcher and (2007 – 2018).

Winter
Summer

Champorcher

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Champorcher and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
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 Champorcher 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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Champorcher and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Champorcher 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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Champorcher and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer


Average temperature
Maximum
Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Champorcher 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.