Is Hochkar-Göstling snowsure?

The snowiest week in Hochkar-Göstling is week 3 of January. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week with 27cm of snowfall. Check out the Hochkar-Göstling 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 Hochkar-Göstling

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December16cm2.9 days
January22cm3.6 days
February19cm3.4 days
March16cm3.4 days
April15cm2.1 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Hochkar-Göstling during January (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of January for Hochkar-Göstling is 17 cm. There are typically 3.4 snowy days during this week. Hochkar-Gostling normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1593m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (804m) is well bellow the mid altitude of Hochkar-Gostling. Snowy weather is typical. On average, expect three or four days with snowfall per week in Hochkar-Gostling at the end of January but rain is just possible at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 14 years during this week of January. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 17cm. Temperatures should generally remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Hochkar-Gostling during week four of January is -4.4°C while the average minimum temperature is just -5.8°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mostly light winds (average 20km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week but clear, calm and cold days that don't have new snow occur on average two days during this week each year.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

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



Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Hochkar-Göstling 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 Hochkar-Göstling 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 Hochkar-Göstling and (2007 – 2018)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Hochkar-Göstling 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 Hochkar-Göstling and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Hochkar-Göstling 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.