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Is Lake Mountain snowsure?

The snowiest week in Lake Mountain is week 1 of August. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week with 17cm of snowfall. Check out the Lake Mountain 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 Lake Mountain

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June5cm1.5 days
July9cm2.9 days
August13cm3.1 days
September7cm1.7 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Lake Mountain during January (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of January for Lake Mountain is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Lake Mountain expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1475m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (4017m) is well above the mid altitude of Lake Mountain. is highly unlikely in Lake Mountain at the end of January but on average there are one or two wet days during this week every year. Typical temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the mid altitude in Lake Mountain during week four of January with the average afternoon temperature 15.6°C and the minimum temperature 13.5°C. Often sunny. Expect sunshine on four or five days. Mainly light winds (average 19km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

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


Lake Mountain


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Lake Mountain 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 Lake Mountain 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 Lake Mountain 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.