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Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) Snow History

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Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) Forecasts

Is Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) snowsure?

The snowiest week in Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) is week 1 of March. There are typically 1.2 snowy days during this week with 5cm of snowfall. Check out the Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) 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 Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts)

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December1cm0.3 days
January1cm0.5 days
February2cm0.9 days
March2cm0.7 days
April0cm0.2 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) during February (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of February for Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) is 1 cm. There are typically 0.6 snowy days during this week. Knockanaffrin prevailing weather and snow conditions during the first week of February at the middle elevation of the ascent of the mountain at 450m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (1170m) is well above the mid altitude of Knockanaffrin. A day with snowfall occurs on average every second year during the first week of February but in an average year there are two or three days during this particular week each year that are wet. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 2cm. Temperatures averaging above freezing both night and day in Knockanaffrin during week one of February with average maximum temperature 4.5°C and minimum temperature 3.0°C at the mid altitude. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Frequently windy. (average 30km/h) with the mean wind greater than 30km/h three days per week. Based on historical averages, we do not expect any powder days or any bluebird days at the middle elevation of the ascent of the mountain of Knockanaffrin at this time of year.

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) and (2007 – 2022).


Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts)

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) and (2007 – 2022)


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 Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) 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 Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) and (2007 – 2022)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) 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 Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) and (2007 – 2022)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Knockanaffrin (Comeragh Mts) 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.