Is Courmayeur snowsure?

The snowiest week in Courmayeur is week 1 of March. There are typically 4.3 snowy days during this week with 49cm of snowfall. 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.

Average monthly snow in Courmayeur

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December32cm3.1 days
January35cm3.1 days
February29cm3.5 days
March27cm3.4 days
April15cm2.4 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Courmayeur during January (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of January for Courmayeur is 27 cm. There are typically 2.9 snowy days during this week. Courmayeur prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1923m, based on historical averages over the last 15 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (1346m) is a little below the middle elevation of Courmayeur. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Courmayeur at the end of January. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 27cm. Temperatures should usually remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Courmayeur during week four of January is -3.4°C while the average minimum temperature is only -6.1°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Generally light winds (average 9km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Sunny, calm and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week but bluebird days that don't have fresh snowfall happen on average two days during this week each year.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

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



Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

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. 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 Courmayeur 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 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.