Is Matroosberg snowsure?

The snowiest week in Matroosberg is week 1 of June. There are typically 1.8 snowy days during this week with 19cm of snowfall. Check out the Matroosberg 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 Matroosberg

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June8cm1.1 days
July6cm1.1 days
August3cm0.9 days
September1cm0.5 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Matroosberg during September (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of September for Matroosberg is 4 cm. There are typically 0.8 snowy days during this week. Matroosberg normal weather and snow conditions during the third week of September at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2032m, based on historical averages over the last 5 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (3154m) is far above the middle elevation of Matroosberg. Expect just one day with snowfall per week in Matroosberg in the middle of September with a 50% chance that one day will be rainy during this week of September. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 4cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Matroosberg during week three of September with average maximum temperature 6.6°C and minimum temperature 5.6°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to shine on three or four days per week. Mainly light winds (average 20km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day in this week. Calm, sunny 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 Matroosberg and (2007 – 2018).

Winter
Summer

Matroosberg


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Matroosberg 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 Matroosberg 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 Matroosberg 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 Matroosberg 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 Matroosberg 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 Matroosberg 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.