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Is Filefjell Skiheiser snowsure?

The snowiest week in Filefjell Skiheiser is week 4 of December. There are typically 5.7 snowy days during this week with 44cm of snowfall. Check out the Filefjell Skiheiser 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 Filefjell Skiheiser

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December23cm4.7 days
January24cm4.6 days
February19cm4.7 days
March17cm4.5 days
April12cm3.7 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Filefjell Skiheiser during December (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of December for Filefjell Skiheiser is 13 cm. There are typically 4.1 snowy days during this week. Filefjell Skiheiser expected weather and snow conditions during the first week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1078m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (308m) is far below the middle elevation of Filefjell Skiheiser. Regular fresh snowfalls are to be expected in Filefjell Skiheiser at the start of December. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week but rain is also known at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 14 years during this week of December. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 13cm. Pretty cold temperatures with the average maximum temperature in Filefjell Skiheiser in week one of December of just -7.6°C at the middle elevation and minimum temperatures typically falling to -9.0°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mostly light winds (average 14km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week but calm, cold and sunny days that do not have new snow occur on average two days during this week every year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

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Filefjell Skiheiser

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Filefjell Skiheiser 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 Filefjell Skiheiser 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 Filefjell Skiheiser 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 Filefjell Skiheiser 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 Filefjell Skiheiser 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 Filefjell Skiheiser 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.