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Is Corralco (Lonquimay) snowsure?

The snowiest week in Corralco (Lonquimay) is week 1 of August. There are typically 4.2 snowy days during this week with 76cm of snowfall. Check out the Corralco (Lonquimay) 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 Corralco (Lonquimay)

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June42cm3.0 days
July51cm3.6 days
August66cm3.9 days
September22cm2.6 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Corralco (Lonquimay) during October (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of October for Corralco (Lonquimay) is 10 cm. There are typically 1.3 snowy days during this week. Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1964m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (2608m) is a long way above the mid altitude of Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort. On average, expect one or two days with snowfall per week in Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort at the end of October with and average of one wet day during this week every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 10cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both day and night in Corralco Mountain & Ski Resort during week four of October with average maximum temperature 4.7°C and minimum temperature 3.2°C at the mid altitude. Expect the sun to shine on three or four days per week. Mainly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day. Sunny, calm and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected this week but powder days that don't coincide with ideal weather are more usual, on average one day every second year during this week in any given year. but bluebird days that don't have fresh snowfall happen on average one year in 5.


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Snow Depths

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

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Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Corralco (Lonquimay) and (2007 – 2018)

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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 Corralco (Lonquimay) 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 Corralco (Lonquimay) and (2007 – 2018)

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Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Corralco (Lonquimay) 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 Corralco (Lonquimay) and (2007 – 2018)

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Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Corralco (Lonquimay) 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.