Courmayeur Snow History

Is Courmayeur snowsure? Check out the Courmayeur 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: Courmayeur typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1923m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (2412m) is a little above the middle elevation of Courmayeur. Based on long-term averages, there are two days with snowfall per week in Courmayeur at the end of April but with the same probbaility of rain falling rather than snow Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 19cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Courmayeur during week four of April with average maximum temperature 3.3°C and minimum temperature 1.5°C at the middle elevation. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 8km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) are rare, occuring this week on average one year in 1 but powder days that don't have ideal weather conditions are more usual, on average one day during this week each year.

Courmayeur Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Courmayeur (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)

Courmayeur

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 Courmayeur 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.

Courmayeur Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Courmayeur (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Courmayeur

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Courmayeur 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.

Courmayeur Temperature

Average temperature in Courmayeur (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Courmayeur

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 Courmayeur 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.

Courmayeur snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December27cm3.0 days
Snow in January40cm3.4 days
Snow in February29cm4.0 days
Snow in March28cm3.7 days
Snow in April16cm2.5 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data