Is Klyuchevskaya snowsure?

The snowiest week in Klyuchevskaya is week 1 of September. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week with 69cm of snowfall. Check out the Klyuchevskaya 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 Klyuchevskaya

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December26cm5.1 days
January23cm4.8 days
February28cm5.3 days
March33cm5.5 days
April34cm5.4 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Klyuchevskaya during December (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of December for Klyuchevskaya is 35 cm. There are typically 4.7 snowy days during this week. Klyuchevskaya prevailing weather and snow conditions during the second week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 3531m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (115m) is well bellow the middle elevation of Klyuchevskaya. Frequent snowfalls are typical in Klyuchevskaya in the middle of December. On average, expect four or five days with fresh snowfall per week. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 35cm. Be prepaired for exceptionally low temperatures with the average maximum temperature in Klyuchevskaya in week two of December of only -25.4°C at the middle elevation and minimum temperatures typically falling to -26.7°C. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Sometimes windy. Light winds (average 30km/h) most of the time are unlikely to affect lift operations but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h two or three days per week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day during this week but bluebird days that don't have fresh snow occur on average two or three 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 Klyuchevskaya and (2007 – 2018).



Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Klyuchevskaya 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 Klyuchevskaya 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 Klyuchevskaya 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.