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Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) Snow History

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Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) Forecasts

Is Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) snowsure?

The snowiest week in Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) is week 1 of March. There are typically 1.7 snowy days during this week with 8cm of snowfall. Check out the Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown 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 Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts)

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December1cm0.3 days
January1cm0.6 days
February1cm0.8 days
March3cm0.9 days
April1cm0.2 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) during June (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of June for Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) expected weather and snow conditions during the third week of June at the middle elevation of the ascent of the mountain at 450m, based on historical averages over the last 5 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (3152m) is far above the mid altitude of Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts). Snowfall is very unlikely in Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) in the middle of June but it rains often, with rain falling on three or four days during this particular week of June. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both day and night at the mid altitude in Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) during week three of June with the average afternoon temperature 14.3°C and the minimum temperature 12.7°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Generally light winds (average 16km/h).


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Snow Depths

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

Winter
Summer

Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts)


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) 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 Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown 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 Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) 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 Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown 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 Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown Mts) 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 Knockmealdown (Knockmealdown 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.