Garmisch-Classic Snow History

Is Garmisch-Classic snowsure? Check out the Garmisch-Classic 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. Whether you prefer bluebird conditions, powder days in any weather or just reliable snow in guaranteed sub-zero temperatures you can easily find the best week to go.

This week in history: Garmisch-Classic prevailing weather and snow conditions during the third week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1375m, based on historical averages over the last 7 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (2868m) is far above the middle elevation of Garmisch-Classic. Expect just one day with snowfall per week in Garmisch-Classic in the middle of October but on average, a higher chance of rain than snow with one or two wet days during this week every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 5cm. Temperatures averaging above freezing both night and day in Garmisch-Classic during week three of October with average maximum temperature 8.7°C and minimum temperature 6.8°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to shine on three or four days per week. Generally light winds (average 7km/h).

Garmisch-Classic Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Garmisch-Classic (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Best ski days:

  • 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:

  • (>30km/h)

Garmisch-Classic

Winter
Summer
  • Best ski days:

  • 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:

  • (>30km/h)

The most cherished days on the mountain in Garmisch-Classic are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. 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.

Garmisch-Classic Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Garmisch-Classic (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Garmisch-Classic

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Garmisch-Classic are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. 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.

Garmisch-Classic Temperature

Average temperature in Garmisch-Classic (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Garmisch-Classic

Winter
Summer
Freezing level
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Garmisch-Classic 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.

Garmisch-Classic snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December17cm2.7 days
Snow in January27cm3.4 days
Snow in February19cm3.5 days
Snow in March15cm2.5 days
Snow in April16cm1.6 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data