Fairmont Hot Springs Snow History

Is Fairmont Hot Springs snowsure? Check out the Fairmont Hot Springs 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: Fairmont Hot Springs normal weather and snow conditions during the third week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1372m, based on historical averages over the last 6 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (979m) is slightly lower than the middle elevation of Fairmont Hot Springs. On average, expect one or two days with snowfall per week in Fairmont Hot Springs in the middle of November but rainy days are possible: you can expect on average one rainy day every 14 years during this week of November. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 8cm. Temperatures should usually hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Fairmont Hot Springs during week three of November is -2.6°C while the average minimum temperature is only -4.3°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Mainly light winds (average 15km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day. Calm, sunny and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week but clear, calm and cold days that do not have new snow happen on average one day during this week in any given year.

Fairmont Hot Springs Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Fairmont Hot Springs (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    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)

Fairmont Hot Springs

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 Fairmont Hot Springs 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.

Fairmont Hot Springs Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Fairmont Hot Springs (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Fairmont Hot Springs

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Fairmont Hot Springs 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.

Fairmont Hot Springs Temperature

Average temperature in Fairmont Hot Springs (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Fairmont Hot Springs

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 Fairmont Hot Springs 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.

Fairmont Hot Springs snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December8cm1.8 days
Snow in January6cm1.3 days
Snow in February11cm2.2 days
Snow in March9cm2.3 days
Snow in April8cm1.8 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data