Is Les Coches snowsure?

The snowiest week in Les Coches is week 1 of March. There are typically 4.3 snowy days during this week with 52cm of snowfall. Check out the Les Coches 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 Les Coches

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December28cm3.0 days
January39cm3.3 days
February28cm3.8 days
March29cm3.8 days
April19cm3.5 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Les Coches during June (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of June for Les Coches is 2 cm. There are typically 0.5 snowy days during this week. Les Coches normal weather and snow conditions during the third week of June at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2250m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (3494m) is far above the middle elevation of Les Coches. A day with snowfall happens on average every second year during the third week of June but it rains much more frequently, with rain falling on three or four days during this particular week of June. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 4cm. Temperatures averaging above freezing both night and day in Les Coches during week three of June with average maximum temperature 8.8°C and minimum temperature 7.0°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Generally light winds (average 9km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

Winter
Summer

Les Coches


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Les Coches 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 Les Coches 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 Les Coches 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 Les Coches 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 Les Coches 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 Les Coches 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.