Is Great Canadian Heli-Skiing snowsure?

The snowiest week in Great Canadian Heli-Skiing is week 3 of November. There are typically 5.5 snowy days during this week with 45cm of snowfall. Check out the Great Canadian Heli-Skiing 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 Great Canadian Heli-Skiing

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December25cm4.4 days
January26cm4.2 days
February27cm4.5 days
March35cm5.4 days
April29cm5.1 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Great Canadian Heli-Skiing during October (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of October for Great Canadian Heli-Skiing is 25 cm. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week. Great Canadian Heli-Skiing normal weather and snow conditions during the third week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2697m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (2135m) is slightly below the middle elevation of Great Canadian Heli-Skiing. Regular fresh snowfalls can be relied on in Great Canadian Heli-Skiing in the middle of October. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 25cm. Temperatures should mostly remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Great Canadian Heli-Skiing during week three of October is -3.7°C while the average minimum temperature is just -4.9°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mostly light winds (average 18km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Great Canadian Heli-Skiing and (2007 – 2018).


Great Canadian Heli-Skiing

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Great Canadian Heli-Skiing and (2007 – 2018)


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 Great Canadian Heli-Skiing 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 Great Canadian Heli-Skiing and (2007 – 2018)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Great Canadian Heli-Skiing 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 Great Canadian Heli-Skiing and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Great Canadian Heli-Skiing 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.