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Is Guzet snowsure?

The snowiest week in Guzet is week 1 of February. There are typically 3.4 snowy days during this week with 30cm of snowfall. Check out the Guzet 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 Guzet

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December7cm1.6 days
January15cm2.1 days
February19cm2.6 days
March15cm2.3 days
April8cm1.3 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Guzet during January (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of January for Guzet is 15 cm. There are typically 2.6 snowy days during this week. Guzet expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1600m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (1723m) is very near the middle elevation of Guzet. On average, expect two or three days with snowfall per week in Guzet at the end of January with a rainy day during this week of January occurs about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 15cm. Daytime temperatures at the middle elevation in Guzet during week four of January usually get above freezing (average maximum is 0.2°C) but nightime temperatures typically fall to -1.9°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mostly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week but bluebird days that don't have fresh snow occur on average one or two days during this week every year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Guzet and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

Guzet

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Guzet and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

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 Guzet 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 Guzet and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Guzet 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 Guzet and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Average temperature
Maximum
Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Guzet 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.