Is Killington snowsure?

The snowiest week in Killington is week 2 of February. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week with 25cm of snowfall. Check out the Killington 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 Killington

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December13cm3.0 days
January11cm3.3 days
February19cm3.7 days
March16cm3.3 days
April7cm1.7 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Killington during April (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of April for Killington is 5 cm. There are typically 1.8 snowy days during this week. Killington normal weather and snow conditions during the second week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 811m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (1486m) is far above the middle elevation of Killington. Based on long-term averages, there are two days with snowfall per week in Killington in the middle of April but with a significant risk of rain falling rather than snow on one or two days Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 5cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Killington during week two of April with average maximum temperature 3.9°C and minimum temperature 1.6°C at the middle elevation. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Mainly light winds (average 23km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one or two days in this week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) are not expected but clear, calm and cold days that do not have new snow happen on average one day every second year during this week in any given year. (BB) while powder days that don't have perfect weather conditions also happen on average one day every second year during this week every year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

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Summer

Killington

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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

Winter
Summer

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 Killington 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 Killington and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

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

Winter
Summer

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 Killington 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.