Is Loon Mountain snowsure?

The snowiest week in Loon Mountain is week 1 of February. There are typically 4.1 snowy days during this week with 25cm of snowfall. Check out the Loon Mountain 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 Loon Mountain

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December13cm3.0 days
January15cm3.4 days
February21cm4.0 days
March14cm3.4 days
April7cm1.7 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Loon Mountain during April (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of April for Loon Mountain is 10 cm. There are typically 2.6 snowy days during this week. Loon Mountain normal weather and snow conditions during the first week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 608m, based on historical averages over the last 15 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (1019m) is a little above the middle elevation of Loon Mountain. On average, expect two or three days with snowfall per week in Loon Mountain at the start of April but with a long-term average of one wet day during this week every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 10cm. Daytime temperatures at the middle elevation in Loon Mountain during week one of April usually get above freezing (average maximum is 1.6°C) but nightime temperatures typically fall to -0.3°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Mostly light winds (average 20km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are in short supply, occuring this week on average one year in 0

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

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


Loon Mountain

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Loon Mountain 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 Loon Mountain 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 Loon Mountain and (2007 – 2022)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Loon Mountain 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 Loon Mountain 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 Loon Mountain 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.