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Is Dolphin Valley snowsure?

The snowiest week in Dolphin Valley is week 2 of February. There are typically 4.6 snowy days during this week with 24cm of snowfall. Check out the Dolphin Valley 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 Dolphin Valley

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December9cm3.3 days
January21cm4.5 days
February15cm3.7 days
March6cm2.1 days
April1cm0.4 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Dolphin Valley during August (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of August for Dolphin Valley is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Dolphin Valley prevailing weather and snow conditions during the second week of August at the middle elevation of the ski area at 935m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (5151m) is a long way above the middle elevation of Dolphin Valley. is unknown in Dolphin Valley in the middle of August but expect several rainy days. On average there just three dry days during this week each year. Warm daytime temperatures in Dolphin Valley during week two of August. The average temperature extremes are between 21.4°C and 22.9°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mainly light winds (average 14km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be more than more than 30km/h one day.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

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


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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Dolphin Valley and (2007 – 2018)


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 Dolphin Valley 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 Dolphin Valley and (2007 – 2018)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Dolphin Valley 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 Dolphin Valley and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Dolphin Valley 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.