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Is La Forclaz (Evolène) snowsure?

The snowiest week in La Forclaz (Evolène) is week 1 of March. There are typically 5.1 snowy days during this week with 59cm of snowfall. Check out the La Forclaz (Evolène) 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 La Forclaz (Evolène)

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December28cm3.2 days
January41cm3.8 days
February37cm4.6 days
March35cm4.4 days
April21cm2.9 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in La Forclaz (Evolène) during May (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of May for La Forclaz (Evolène) is 8 cm. There are typically 1.1 snowy days during this week. La Forclaz (Evolene) prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of May at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1965m, based on historical averages over the last 7 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (2915m) is a long way above the mid altitude of La Forclaz (Evolene). Expect just one day with snowfall per week in La Forclaz (Evolene) at the end of May but expect four rainy days this week of May. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 8cm. Temperatures averaging above freezing both day and night in La Forclaz (Evolene) during week four of May with average maximum temperature 7.2°C and minimum temperature 5.3°C at the mid altitude. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 8km/h).


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Snow Depths

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

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Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in La Forclaz (Evolène) and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Snow Conditions in La Forclaz (Evolène) Graph. (Updated on: 2020-05-24)


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 La Forclaz (Evolène) 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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in La Forclaz (Evolène) and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Snowfall in La Forclaz (Evolène) Graph. (Updated on: 2020-05-24)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in La Forclaz (Evolène) 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.


Temperature

Average temperature in La Forclaz (Evolène) and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Temperatures in La Forclaz (Evolène) Graph. (Updated on: 2020-05-24)


Average temperature
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Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in La Forclaz (Evolène) 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.