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Mistaya Lodge Snow History

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The snowiest week in Mistaya Lodge is week 3 of March. There are typically 6.0 snowy days during this week with 37cm of snowfall. Check out the Mistaya Lodge 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 Mistaya Lodge

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December21cm4.6 days
January18cm4.2 days
February24cm4.7 days
March30cm5.7 days
April25cm5.3 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Mistaya Lodge during February (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of February for Mistaya Lodge is 20 cm. There are typically 4.6 snowy days during this week. Mistaya Lodge prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of February at the middle elevation of the lodge area at 2249m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (547m) is far below the mid altitude of Mistaya Lodge. Frequent snowfalls are typical in Mistaya Lodge at the end of February. On average, expect four or five days with fresh snowfall per week. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 20cm. Be ready for very low temperatures with the average maximum temperature in Mistaya Lodge in week four of February of just -11.2°C at the mid altitude and minimum temperatures typically falling to -13.6°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Generally light winds (average 10km/h). Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) are rare, occuring this week on average one year in 1 but powder days that do not coincide with ideal weather conditions are more common, on average two days during this week every year.


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Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Mistaya Lodge 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 Mistaya Lodge 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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Mistaya Lodge 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 Mistaya Lodge 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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Mistaya Lodge 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 Mistaya Lodge 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.