Oberstaufen/Hochgrat snow report:

The Oberstaufen/Hochgrat snow report is: Lifts open - unreported. Our model predicted 18 cm (7 inches) of snow fell over the last 6 days between Saturday 10 of April at 12AM and Friday 16 of April at 12AM at the mid mountain level.


Fresh snow depth:

Long snow history
1cm
Thu 15 Apr
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Last significant snowfall:

Shin
17cm
Wed 14 Apr
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Oberstaufen/Hochgrat snow depths:

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Oberstaufen/Hochgrat resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Oberstaufen/Hochgrat brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Oberstaufen/Hochgrat snow report shown below was updated on 16 Apr 2021. 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 Oberstaufen/Hochgrat.

Last snowfall:

13cm
Apr 12
3cm
Apr 13
17cm
Apr 14
1cm
Apr 15

Resort report:

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Next snowfall
Next snowfall:
1cm Sun 18 Apr (AM)
Next significant snowfall
Next significant snowfall:
4cm Thu 22 Apr (AM)
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Oberstaufen/Hochgrat snow conditions

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Latest snow reports near Oberstaufen/Hochgrat:

  • 41 km away from Oberstaufen/Hochgrat

    3 hour ago
    weather station observation

    Rain reported from Feldkirch at 440 metres elevation 6 kms WSW of Gröllerkopf – Übersaxen but it is forecast cold enough for snow at higher elevations in the ski area from Gröllerkopf – Übersaxen

  • 39 km away from Oberstaufen/Hochgrat

    6 hour ago
    weather station observation

    Rain reported from Feldkirch at 440 metres elevation 9 kms WSW of Laternser Tal but it is forecast cold enough for snow at higher elevations in the ski area from Laternser Tal

  • 28 km away from Oberstaufen/Hochgrat

    22 hour ago
    weather station observation

    Rain reported from Warth at 1475 metres elevation one km SSE of Warth-Schröcken but it is forecast cold enough for snow at the ski area from Warth-Schröcken

Oberstaufen/Hochgrat Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Oberstaufen/Hochgrat 2020 - 2021. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

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Snow reports for resorts near Oberstaufen/Hochgrat

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Oberstaufen/Hochgrat using our Snowfinder page.

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Notes on the Oberstaufen/Hochgrat Snow Report

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

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Oberstaufen/Hochgrat weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Oberstaufen/Hochgrat, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Oberstaufen/Hochgrat. 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, Oberstaufen/Hochgrat snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Oberstaufen/Hochgrat snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Oberstaufen/Hochgrat 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 Oberstaufen/Hochgrat 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 Oberstaufen/Hochgrat, study the Oberstaufen/Hochgrat piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Oberstaufen/Hochgrat snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Oberstaufen/Hochgrat 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 Oberstaufen/Hochgrat (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Oberstaufen/Hochgrat Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Oberstaufen/Hochgrat 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.