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Durango Mountain Resort Snow History

Is Durango Mountain Resort snowsure?

The snowiest week in Durango Mountain Resort is week 4 of February. There are typically 3.0 snowy days during this week with 15cm of snowfall. Check out the Durango Mountain Resort 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 Durango Mountain Resort

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December11cm1.9 days
January10cm1.8 days
February12cm2.4 days
March6cm1.7 days
April5cm1.5 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Durango Mountain Resort during February (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of February for Durango Mountain Resort is 15 cm. There are typically 3.0 snowy days during this week. Durango Mountain Resort normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2989m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (2215m) is well bellow the mid altitude of Durango Mountain Resort. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Durango Mountain Resort at the end of February. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 15cm. Temperatures should generally stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Durango Mountain Resort during week four of February is -4.9°C while the average minimum temperature is just -6.8°C. Expect the sun to shine on three or four days per week. Mostly light winds (average 22km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day in this week. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week but clear, calm and cold days that do not have fresh snowfall occur on average three days during this week every year.


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Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Durango Mountain Resort and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Snow Conditions in Durango Mountain Resort Graph. (Updated on: 2020-02-23)


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 Durango Mountain Resort 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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Durango Mountain Resort and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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Average Snowfall in Durango Mountain Resort Graph. (Updated on: 2020-02-23)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Durango Mountain Resort 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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Durango Mountain Resort and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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Average Temperatures in Durango Mountain Resort Graph. (Updated on: 2020-02-23)


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 Durango Mountain Resort 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.