Is Les Orres snowsure?

The snowiest week in Les Orres is week 1 of March. There are typically 3.5 snowy days during this week with 29cm of snowfall. Check out the Les Orres 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 Orres

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December19cm2.5 days
January14cm2.0 days
February16cm2.7 days
March16cm2.8 days
April13cm2.5 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Les Orres during August (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of August for Les Orres is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Les Orres expected weather and snow conditions during the third week of August at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2130m, based on historical averages over the last 14 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (4019m) is far above the mid altitude of Les Orres. Snowfall is very unlikely in Les Orres in the middle of August but in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of August. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both day and night at the mid altitude in Les Orres during week three of August with the average afternoon temperature 13.3°C and the minimum temperature 10.9°C. Often sunny. Expect sunshine on four or five days. Generally light winds (average 8km/h).

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Les Orres and (2007 – 2022).


Les Orres

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Les Orres and (2007 – 2022)


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 Les Orres 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 Orres and (2007 – 2022)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Les Orres 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 Orres and (2007 – 2022)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Les Orres 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.