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Is Fernie Wilderness Adventures snowsure?

The snowiest week in Fernie Wilderness Adventures is week 1 of March. There are typically 5.3 snowy days during this week with 23cm of snowfall. Check out the Fernie Wilderness Adventures 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 Fernie Wilderness Adventures

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December17cm4.4 days
January12cm4.0 days
February19cm4.6 days
March20cm5.1 days
April15cm4.2 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Fernie Wilderness Adventures during July (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of July for Fernie Wilderness Adventures is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. FWA Powder Catskiing normal weather and snow conditions during the first week of July at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2056m, based on historical averages over the last 9 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (3733m) is a long way above the middle elevation of FWA Powder Catskiing. Snowfall is highly unlikely in FWA Powder Catskiing at the start of July but on average there are one or two wet days during this week every year. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the middle elevation in FWA Powder Catskiing during week one of July with the average afternoon temperature 13.8°C and the minimum temperature 10.1°C. Often sunny. Expect sunshine on four or five days. Generally light winds (average 13km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Fernie Wilderness Adventures and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

Fernie Wilderness Adventures

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Lower Slopes
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Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Fernie Wilderness Adventures 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 Fernie Wilderness Adventures 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 Fernie Wilderness Adventures and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Fernie Wilderness Adventures 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 Fernie Wilderness Adventures 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 Fernie Wilderness Adventures 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.