Dinner Plain Snow History

Is Dinner Plain snowsure? Check out the Dinner Plain 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: Dinner Plain expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1514m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (2887m) is a long way above the mid altitude of Dinner Plain. Expect just one day with snowfall per week in Dinner Plain at the end of October but on average, a higher chance of rain than snow with one or two wet days during this week every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 2cm. Temperatures averaging above freezing both night and day in Dinner Plain during week four of October with average maximum temperature 9.0°C and minimum temperature 6.1°C at the mid altitude. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mainly light winds (average 18km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be more than more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected this week but powder days that don't coincide with ideal conditions are more typical, on average one year in 5. but calm, cold and sunny days that don't have fresh snowfall happen on average one year in 14.

Dinner Plain Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Dinner Plain (2007 – 2018)

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    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)

Dinner Plain

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 Dinner Plain 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.

Dinner Plain Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Dinner Plain (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
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    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Dinner Plain

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Dinner Plain 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.

Dinner Plain Temperature

Average temperature in Dinner Plain (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Dinner Plain

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 Dinner Plain 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.

Dinner Plain snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in June5cm2.0 days
Snow in July11cm3.1 days
Snow in August14cm3.3 days
Snow in September5cm1.4 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data