Is 49 Degrees North snowsure?

The snowiest week in 49 Degrees North is week 3 of December. There are typically 4.3 snowy days during this week with 28cm of snowfall. Check out the 49 Degrees North 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 49 Degrees North

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December19cm3.6 days
January19cm3.5 days
February15cm3.6 days
March13cm3.4 days
April7cm2.4 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in 49 Degrees North during June (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of June for 49 Degrees North is 1 cm. There are typically 0.1 snowy days during this week. 49 Degrees North typical weather and snow conditions during the first week of June at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1478m, based on historical averages over the last 14 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (3063m) is far above the middle elevation of 49 Degrees North. Snow falls on just one day every 7 years in 49 Degrees North at the start of June but in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of June. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 7cm. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the middle elevation in 49 Degrees North during week one of June with the average afternoon temperature 12.3°C and the minimum temperature 10.0°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Generally light winds (average 15km/h).

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in 49 Degrees North and (2007 – 2022).


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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in 49 Degrees North 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 49 Degrees North 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 49 Degrees North and (2007 – 2022)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in 49 Degrees North 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 49 Degrees North 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 49 Degrees North 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.