Is Finse snowsure?

The snowiest week in Finse is week 4 of December. There are typically 5.5 snowy days during this week with 55cm of snowfall. Check out the Finse 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 Finse

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December37cm5.1 days
January37cm4.9 days
February33cm4.8 days
March25cm4.7 days
April20cm3.9 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Finse during May (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of May for Finse is 7 cm. There are typically 2.4 snowy days during this week. Finse normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of May at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1346m, based on historical averages over the last 13 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (2034m) is far above the mid altitude of Finse. On average, expect two or three days with snowfall per week in Finse at the end of May but with a likelihood of rain falling on two days. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 7cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Finse during week four of May with average maximum temperature 4.5°C and minimum temperature 3.1°C at the mid altitude. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Generally light winds (average 11km/h).

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Finse and (2007 – 2022).



Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Finse and (2007 – 2022)


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

The most cherished days on the mountain in Finse 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 Finse and (2007 – 2022)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
Days with significant rainfall.

The snowiest weeks of the year in Finse 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 Finse and (2007 – 2022)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Finse 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.