Cypress Mountain Snow Report:

The Cypress Mountain snow report is: 5 out of 6 Lifts open. - Our model predicted that 26cm (10 inches) of snow fell over 48 hours between Monday 20 of January at 10PM and Wednesday 22 of January at 10PM PST at the mid mountain level. Compacted depth will be less. Cypress Mountain Snow Conditions: Great skiing on well groomed pistes. Reported Weather Conditions: Cloud, Cloudy today, snow probable, Temperature: 0°C.


Fresh Snow Depth:

Long Snow History
21cm
Wed 22 Jan
Origin:Report Origin

Last significant snowfall:

Shin
21cm
Wed 22 Jan
Origin:Report Origin

Cypress Mountain snow depths: updated 22 January 2020

Mountain
Upper snow depth:
340cm
Lower snow depth:
270cm

Cypress Mountain resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Cypress Mountain brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Cypress Mountain snow report shown below was updated on 22 Jan 2020. Snow Reports are provided regularly throughout the ski season courtesy of our own network of ski resort managers, the Skiclub of Great Britain and Skiresort Service International GmbH. In addition to the current report on ski conditions, we also provide webcams (including a 4 week cam archive), current live observations from nearby weather stations and also historical snow data for Cypress Mountain.

Last snowfall:

17cm
Jan 18
27cm
Jan 19
16cm
Jan 21
18cm
Jan 22

Resort report:

Resort Open
Conditions piste
Piste condition:
Good
Conditions off piste
Off Piste condition:
Heavy
Next snowfall
Next snowfall:
7cm Fri 24 Jan (AM)
Next significant snowfall
Next significant snowfall:
7cm Fri 24 Jan (AM)
Lift
Lifts open:
5 out of 6
Conditions runs
Resort runs:
Open

Cypress Mountain snow conditions

  • 0
    Bluebird Powder Days
  • 6
    Powder Days
  • 0
    Bluebird Days

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Latest snow reports near Cypress Mountain:

  • 0 km away from Cypress Mountain

    - Weather radar observation: 2 hour ago
    weather radar observation

    Snowing heavily at Cypress Mountain. from Cypress Mountain

  • 20 km away from Cypress Mountain

    - Weather radar observation: 9 hour ago
    weather radar observation

    Snowing heavily in Mt Seymour. from Mount Seymour

  • 9 km away from Cypress Mountain

    - Weather radar observation: 17 hour ago
    weather radar observation

    Snow falling heavily in Grouse Mountain. from Grouse Mountain

  • 0 km away from Cypress Mountain

    20 hour ago
    Eyeball reporter

    Great skiing on well groomed pistes. Cloudy today, snow probable. from Cypress Mountain

Cypress Mountain Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Cypress Mountain 2019 - 2020. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

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Snow reports for resorts near Cypress Mountain

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Cypress Mountain using our Snowfinder page.

Resort
Issued: yesterday 9km  away
Issued: yesterday 20km  away
Issued: today 73km  away
Issued: yesterday 83km  away
Issued: yesterday 84km  away
Webcam
No webcamMount Seymour webcamNo webcamNo webcamNo webcam
Snow Depth
Upper
Lower
268cm
196cm
Upper
Lower
284cm
201cm
Upper
Lower
-
-
Upper
Lower
225cm
10cm
Upper
Lower
-
-
Piste State
Piste
Fresh
Off Piste
Fresh
Piste
Packed
Off Piste
Varied
Last Snow
Amount:
Date:
22cm
today
Amount:
Date:
23cm
today
Amount:
Date:
58cm
today
Amount:
Date:
12cm
yesterday
Amount:
Date:
14cm
yesterday
Next 9 Days
0-3
3-6
6-9
8cm
18cm
12cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
8cm
19cm
11cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
79cm
29cm
93cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
58cm
22cm
66cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
4cm
14cm
12cm
Weather
Thu
moderate rain
Fri
light snow
Sat
light snow
Mid station 1053m
Thu
moderate rain
Fri
light snow
Sat
light snow
Mid station 1100m
Thu
light snow
Fri
moderate snow
Sat
light snow
Mid station 1737m
Thu
light snow
Fri
light snow
Sat
light snow
Mid station 1480m
Thu
light rain
Fri
moderate rain
Sat
light snow
Mid station 920m

Notes on the Cypress Mountain Snow Report

The snow report describes the piste and off-piste ski conditions at Cypress Mountain. You can submit an updated snow report here. Piste and off-piste are often different so we ask snow reporters to describe Cypress Mountain piste and off-piste conditions separately. If these details are missing from the Cypress Mountain snow report, you can predict off-piste conditions using the snow depth, the date of the most recent snowfall at Cypress Mountain, the Cypress Mountain weather report and the forecast.

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Cypress Mountain weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Cypress Mountain, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Cypress Mountain. It shows how much snow we think fell then, and the way freezing level, wind and weather have varied through time. You will be able to predict whether to expect off-piste powder, slush, spring snow, ice or wind crust.

If you see a report of powder or fresh snow conditions several days after snow last fell, there is usually a good reason. At crowded ski resorts, off-piste new snow will be tracked out within hours of a fresh fall but wherever crowds are light in relation to the accessible terrain, it will be possible to stay fresh much later, perhaps several days later. Alternatively, strong winds sometimes redistribute powder snow enough to cover old tracks, or it may simply be that the ski area was not fully open for some period after the snow fell, so fresh snow that fell a while ago has remained un-tracked until this report.

Whenever weather conditions change, Cypress Mountain snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Cypress Mountain snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Cypress Mountain snow report on Friday afternoon may indicate fresh powder but if Friday night is mild and rainy then ski conditions will be very poor on Saturday morning. Conversely, if the weather stays stable and cold, the same snow report can be valid for more than a week. We advise that you check the Cypress Mountain snow forecast to see if conditions are likely to change before your visit.

Many skiers enjoy moguls and fast icy pistes but for off-piste skiers and free-ride snowboarders, fresh snow starts to deteriorate from the moment it settles. Wind, rain and periods of above-freezing temperature are the primary cause of the evolution from fresh powder to windslab, ice or slush. High altitude slopes that are shaded from the sun and sheltered from the wind preserve powder stashes longer after fresh snowfall. If the snow report mentions pockets of powder at Cypress Mountain, study the Cypress Mountain piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Cypress Mountain snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Cypress Mountain on Friday may indicate powder after recent snowfall but following a sunny and busy weekend, when the locals hit the mountains en masse, the ski conditions (at any resort) can deteriorate rapidly and late arrivals may see very different ski conditions. Of course some people look for deteriorating conditions in the snow report for the likely development of mogul fields but for powder lovers and particularly snowboarders this can mean tracked out off-piste snow. Of course, this doesn’t always happen quickly after fresh snowfall particularly at quiet North facing resorts at high altitude where genuine powder stashes may be found days or even weeks later. It is worth checking the piste map for Cypress Mountain (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Cypress Mountain Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Cypress Mountain snow report we recommend that you check the snow forecasts found in the menu at the top of the page along with our ski resort guide.