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Is Hemavan and Tärnaby snowsure?

The snowiest week in Hemavan and Tärnaby is week 4 of December. There are typically 4.8 snowy days during this week with 21cm of snowfall. Check out the Hemavan and Tärnaby 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 Hemavan and Tärnaby

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December18cm4.8 days
January16cm4.3 days
February16cm4.7 days
March19cm4.8 days
April12cm4.6 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Hemavan and Tärnaby during January (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of January for Hemavan and Tärnaby is 16 cm. There are typically 4.3 snowy days during this week. Hemavan and Tarnaby prevailing weather and snow conditions during the third week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 980m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (85m) is well bellow the mid altitude of Hemavan and Tarnaby. Frequent snowfalls are typical in Hemavan and Tarnaby in the middle of January. On average, expect four or five days with fresh snowfall per week. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 16cm. Pretty cold temperatures with the typical maximum temperature in Hemavan and Tarnaby in week three of January of just -9.6°C at the mid altitude and minimum temperatures typically falling to -10.9°C. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Mainly light winds (average 25km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h two days per week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are in short supply, occuring this week on average one year in 1

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

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


Hemavan and Tärnaby


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

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


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Hemavan and Tärnaby 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.