Hovfjället Snow History

Is Hovfjället snowsure? Check out the Hovfjället 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: Hovfjallet expected weather and snow conditions during the second week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 519m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (381m) is close to the mid altitude of Hovfjallet. On average, expect two or three days with snowfall per week in Hovfjallet in the middle of December but rainy days are possible at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 7 years during this week of December. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 7cm. Temperatures should usually hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Hovfjallet during week two of December is -3.2°C while the average minimum temperature is just -4.3°C. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Mostly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny perfect weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected but calm, cold and sunny days that don't have fresh snow happen on average three days during this week each year. but fresh snow days that do not have perfect weather conditions are more common, on average one day during this week in any given year.

Hovfjället Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Hovfjället (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
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    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)

Hovfjället

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 Hovfjället 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.

Hovfjället Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Hovfjället (2007 – 2018)

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  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Hovfjället

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Hovfjället 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.

Hovfjället Temperature

Average temperature in Hovfjället (2007 – 2018)

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  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Hovfjället

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 Hovfjället 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.

Hovfjället snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December9cm2.9 days
Snow in January10cm3.0 days
Snow in February9cm3.5 days
Snow in March6cm2.8 days
Snow in April3cm1.3 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data