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Gålå Snow Report:

The Gålå snow report is: Lifts open - unreported. Our model predicted 2cm (0.8 inches) of snow fell over the last 6 days between Thursday 26 of March at 12AM and Wednesday 01 of April at 12AM at the mid mountain level.


Fresh Snow Depth:

Long Snow History
1cm
Mon 30 Mar (AM)
Origin:Report Origin

Last significant snowfall:

Ankle
4cm
Mon 16 Mar
Origin:Report Origin

Gålå snow depths:

Mountain
Upper snow depth:Snow RadarTell us
Lower snow depth:

Gålå resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Gålå brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Gålå snow report shown below was updated on 1 Apr 2020. Snow Reports are provided regularly throughout the ski season courtesy of our own network of ski resort managers, the Skiclub of Great Britain and Skiresort Service International GmbH. In addition to the current report on ski conditions, we also provide webcams (including a 4 week cam archive), current live observations from nearby weather stations and also historical snow data for Gålå.

Last snowfall:

2cm
Mar 15
4cm
Mar 16
1cm
Mar 28
1cm
Mar 30

Resort report:

Resort Closed
Conditions piste
Piste condition:
Tell us
Conditions off piste
Off Piste condition:
Next snowfall
Next snowfall:
1cm Thu 02 Apr (AM)
Next significant snowfall
Next significant snowfall:
No significant snow is forecast
Lift
Lifts open:
Conditions runs
Resort runs:

Gålå snow conditions

  • 2
    Bluebird Powder Days
  • 2
    Powder Days
  • 4
    Bluebird Days

Snow Radar

Latest snow reports near Gålå:

No recent snow reports

No recent snow reports

Gålå Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Gålå 2019 - 2020. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

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Snow reports for resorts near Gålå

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Gålå using our Snowfinder page.

Resort
Issued: 2 days ago 78km  away
Issued: today 91km  away
Issued: today 119km  away
Issued: today 122km  away
Issued: today 140km  away
Webcam
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Snow Depth
Upper
Lower
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Upper
Lower
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Upper
Lower
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Upper
Lower
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Upper
Lower
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Piste State
Last Snow
Amount:
Date:
5cm
2 days ago
Amount:
Date:
1cm
today
Amount:
Date:
17cm
today
Amount:
Date:
14cm
today
Amount:
Date:
23cm
today
Next 9 Days
0-3
3-6
6-9
15cm
6cm
13cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
14cm
2cm
12cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
39cm
3cm
34cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
27cm
4cm
25cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
57cm
13cm
51cm
Weather
Thu
moderate snow
Fri
light snow
Sat
partially cloudy
Mid station 2025m
Thu
moderate snow
Fri
snow showers
Sat
snow showers
Mid station 1078m
Thu
light snow
Fri
light snow
Sat
snow showers
Mid station 912m
Thu
light snow
Fri
light snow
Sat
light snow
Mid station 1013m
Thu
moderate snow
Fri
light snow
Sat
light snow
Mid station 1309m

Notes on the Gålå Snow Report

The snow report describes the piste and off-piste ski conditions at Gålå. You can submit an updated snow report here. Piste and off-piste are often different so we ask snow reporters to describe Gålå piste and off-piste conditions separately. If these details are missing from the Gålå snow report, you can predict off-piste conditions using the snow depth, the date of the most recent snowfall at Gålå, the Gålå weather report and the forecast.

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Gålå weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Gålå, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Gålå. It shows how much snow we think fell then, and the way freezing level, wind and weather have varied through time. You will be able to predict whether to expect off-piste powder, slush, spring snow, ice or wind crust.

If you see a report of powder or fresh snow conditions several days after snow last fell, there is usually a good reason. At crowded ski resorts, off-piste new snow will be tracked out within hours of a fresh fall but wherever crowds are light in relation to the accessible terrain, it will be possible to stay fresh much later, perhaps several days later. Alternatively, strong winds sometimes redistribute powder snow enough to cover old tracks, or it may simply be that the ski area was not fully open for some period after the snow fell, so fresh snow that fell a while ago has remained un-tracked until this report.

Whenever weather conditions change, Gålå snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Gålå snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Gålå snow report on Friday afternoon may indicate fresh powder but if Friday night is mild and rainy then ski conditions will be very poor on Saturday morning. Conversely, if the weather stays stable and cold, the same snow report can be valid for more than a week. We advise that you check the Gålå snow forecast to see if conditions are likely to change before your visit.

Many skiers enjoy moguls and fast icy pistes but for off-piste skiers and free-ride snowboarders, fresh snow starts to deteriorate from the moment it settles. Wind, rain and periods of above-freezing temperature are the primary cause of the evolution from fresh powder to windslab, ice or slush. High altitude slopes that are shaded from the sun and sheltered from the wind preserve powder stashes longer after fresh snowfall. If the snow report mentions pockets of powder at Gålå, study the Gålå piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Gålå snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Gålå on Friday may indicate powder after recent snowfall but following a sunny and busy weekend, when the locals hit the mountains en masse, the ski conditions (at any resort) can deteriorate rapidly and late arrivals may see very different ski conditions. Of course some people look for deteriorating conditions in the snow report for the likely development of mogul fields but for powder lovers and particularly snowboarders this can mean tracked out off-piste snow. Of course, this doesn’t always happen quickly after fresh snowfall particularly at quiet North facing resorts at high altitude where genuine powder stashes may be found days or even weeks later. It is worth checking the piste map for Gålå (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Gålå Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Gålå snow report we recommend that you check the snow forecasts found in the menu at the top of the page along with our ski resort guide.