Ski USA - New Mexico

Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area Weather & snow trends

Ski USA - New Mexico

Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area Weather & snow trends


Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area Snow History

Is Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area snowsure? Check out the Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area 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: Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of March at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2987m, based on historical averages over the last 7 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (3048m) is close to the mid altitude of Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area. Based on long-term averages, there are two days with snowfall per week in Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area at the end of March with a rainy day during this week of March occurs about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 10cm. Daytime temperatures at the mid altitude in Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area during week four of March usually get above freezing (average maximum is 2.0°C) but overnight temperatures typically fall to -0.5°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. Typically sunny. On average, only two days each week are overcast and the other five days have some sunshine. Mostly light winds (average 22km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one or two days in this week. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week but clear, calm and cold days that don't have new snow occur on average one day during this week every year.

Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area (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)

Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area

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 Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area 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.

Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area 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.

Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area Temperature

Average temperature in Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area

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 Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area 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.

Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December10cm1.6 days
Snow in January11cm1.9 days
Snow in February11cm2.0 days
Snow in March7cm1.6 days
Snow in April9cm1.4 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data