Le Massif Ski Area Snow History

Is Le Massif Ski Area snowsure? Check out the Le Massif Ski Area 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. Whether you prefer bluebird conditions, powder days in any weather or just reliable snow in guaranteed sub-zero temperatures you can easily find the best week to go.

This week in history: Le Massif Ski Area typical weather and snow conditions during the third week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 421m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (1079m) is a long way above the mid altitude of Le Massif Ski Area. On average, expect one or two days with snowfall per week in Le Massif Ski Area in the middle of November with and average of one wet day during this week every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 3cm. Day temperatures at the mid altitude in Le Massif Ski Area during week three of November usually get above freezing (average maximum is 1.1°C) but overnight temperatures typically fall to -0.2°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Mostly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny perfect weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) are rare, occuring this week on average one year in 1

Le Massif Ski Area Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Le Massif Ski Area (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Best ski days:

  • 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)

Le Massif Ski Area

Winter
Summer
  • Best ski days:

  • 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 Le Massif Ski Area are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. 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.

Le Massif Ski Area Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Le Massif Ski Area (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Le Massif Ski Area

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Le Massif Ski Area are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. 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.

Le Massif Ski Area Temperature

Average temperature in Le Massif Ski Area (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Le Massif Ski Area

Winter
Summer
Freezing level
  • 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 Le Massif Ski Area 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.

Le Massif Ski Area snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December19cm3.7 days
Snow in January16cm3.4 days
Snow in February17cm4.0 days
Snow in March18cm3.7 days
Snow in April9cm2.3 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data