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Is Elatohori Pierias snowsure?

The snowiest week in Elatohori Pierias is week 2 of March. There are typically 4.3 snowy days during this week with 59cm of snowfall. Check out the Elatohori Pierias 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 Elatohori Pierias

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December2cm0.9 days
January29cm2.6 days
February25cm2.5 days
March29cm2.9 days
April2cm0.7 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Elatohori Pierias during December (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of December for Elatohori Pierias is 1 cm. There are typically 0.7 snowy days during this week. Elatohori Pierias normal weather and snow conditions during the first week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1692m, based on historical averages over the last 4 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (2240m) is slightly above the middle elevation of Elatohori Pierias. A day with snowfall occurs on average every other year during the first week of December but in a typical year there are also a couple of rainy days during this week of December. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 2cm. Temperatures averaging above freezing both day and night in Elatohori Pierias during week one of December with average maximum temperature 3.1°C and minimum temperature 2.5°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mostly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny perfect weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected but clear, calm and cold days that do not have fresh snowfall occur on average one or two days during this week each year..


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

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Summer

Elatohori Pierias

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Elatohori Pierias 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 Elatohori Pierias 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 Elatohori Pierias 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 Elatohori Pierias 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 Elatohori Pierias and (2007 – 2018)

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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 Elatohori Pierias 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.