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Is Disentis snowsure?

The snowiest week in Disentis is week 1 of March. There are typically 4.1 snowy days during this week with 49cm of snowfall. Check out the Disentis 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 Disentis

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December27cm3.3 days
January36cm3.5 days
February28cm3.9 days
March30cm3.8 days
April28cm3.6 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Disentis during October (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of October for Disentis is 16 cm. There are typically 1.8 snowy days during this week. Disentis prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2313m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (2799m) is slightly higher than the mid altitude of Disentis. Based on long-term averages, there are two days with snowfall per week in Disentis at the end of October with a rainy day during this week of October occurs about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 16cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Disentis during week four of October with average maximum temperature 1.9°C and minimum temperature 0.2°C at the mid altitude. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Generally light winds (average 11km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

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Summer

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Disentis 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 Disentis 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 Disentis 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 Disentis 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 Disentis 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 Disentis 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.