Is Galdhøpiggen Sommerskisenter snowsure?

The snowiest week in Galdhøpiggen Sommerskisenter is week 4 of December. There are typically 4.8 snowy days during this week with 45cm of snowfall. Check out the Galdhøpiggen Sommerskisenter 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 Galdhøpiggen Sommerskisenter

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December30cm4.7 days
January27cm4.5 days
February21cm4.5 days
March19cm4.1 days
April21cm4.1 days

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

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of May for Galdhøpiggen Sommerskisenter is 10 cm. There are typically 3.2 snowy days during this week. Galdhopigen Summer Skiing Center normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of May at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2025m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (2118m) is similar to the middle elevation of Galdhopigen Summer Skiing Center. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Galdhopigen Summer Skiing Center at the end of May but a rainy day during this week occurs about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 10cm. Daytime temperatures at the middle elevation in Galdhopigen Summer Skiing Center during week four of May usually get above freezing (average maximum is 0.9°C) but nightime temperatures typically fall to -0.3°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Mostly light winds (average 14km/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 Galdhøpiggen Sommerskisenter and (2007 – 2022).


Galdhøpiggen Sommerskisenter

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Galdhøpiggen Sommerskisenter 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 Galdhøpiggen Sommerskisenter 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 Galdhøpiggen Sommerskisenter 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.