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Is CMH McBride snowsure?

The snowiest week in CMH McBride is week 3 of November. There are typically 5.4 snowy days during this week with 41cm of snowfall. Check out the CMH McBride 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 CMH McBride

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December29cm4.5 days
January28cm4.2 days
February29cm4.3 days
March33cm5.4 days
April25cm5.2 days

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

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of September for CMH McBride is 9 cm. There are typically 1.6 snowy days during this week. CMH McBride prevailing weather and snow conditions during the third week of September at the middle elevation of the heli-ski area at 2050m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (2851m) is far above the middle elevation of CMH McBride. On average, expect one or two days with snowfall per week in CMH McBride in the middle of September with the same probbaility of rain falling rather than snow. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 9cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in CMH McBride during week three of September with average maximum temperature 5.3°C and minimum temperature 3.2°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Generally light winds (average 12km/h).

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

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


CMH McBride


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in CMH McBride and (2007 – 2018)


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 CMH McBride 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 CMH McBride and (2007 – 2018)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in CMH McBride 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 CMH McBride and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in CMH McBride 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.