Indianhead Mountain Snow History

Is Indianhead Mountain snowsure? Check out the Indianhead Mountain 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: Indianhead Mountain expected weather and snow conditions during the third week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 492m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (997m) is slightly higher than the mid altitude of Indianhead Mountain. Snowy weather is typical. On average, expect three or four days with snowfall per week in Indianhead Mountain in the middle of November but with a long-term average of one wet day during this week of November every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 9cm. Day temperatures at the mid altitude in Indianhead Mountain during week three of November usually get above freezing (average maximum is 0.2°C) but nightime temperatures typically fall to -1.3°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mainly light winds (average 21km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day in this week. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) are rare, occuring this week on average one year in 1

Indianhead Mountain Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Indianhead Mountain (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    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)

Indianhead Mountain

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 Indianhead Mountain 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.

Indianhead Mountain Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Indianhead Mountain (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Indianhead Mountain

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Indianhead Mountain 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.

Indianhead Mountain Temperature

Average temperature in Indianhead Mountain (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Indianhead Mountain

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 Indianhead Mountain 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.

Indianhead Mountain snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December15cm4.7 days
Snow in January17cm5.0 days
Snow in February14cm4.7 days
Snow in March8cm3.1 days
Snow in April11cm2.0 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data