Les Deux Alpes Snow History

Is Les Deux Alpes snowsure? Check out the Les Deux Alpes 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: Les Deux Alpes normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2626m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (1365m) is well bellow the mid altitude of Les Deux Alpes. On average, expect two or three days with snowfall per week in Les Deux Alpes at the end of January. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 20cm. Pretty cold temperatures with the average maximum temperature in Les Deux Alpes in week four of January of just -5.8°C at the mid altitude and minimum temperatures typically falling to -7.5°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mainly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be more than more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week but clear, calm and cold days that do not have new snow occur on average two or three days during this week every year.

Les Deux Alpes Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Les Deux Alpes (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)

Les Deux Alpes

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 Les Deux Alpes 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.

Les Deux Alpes Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Les Deux Alpes (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)

Les Deux Alpes

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Les Deux Alpes 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.

Les Deux Alpes Temperature

Average temperature in Les Deux Alpes (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Les Deux Alpes

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 Les Deux Alpes 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.

Les Deux Alpes snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December35cm2.9 days
Snow in January44cm3.2 days
Snow in February36cm3.7 days
Snow in March39cm3.7 days
Snow in April27cm4.0 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data