Is Mont Sainte-Anne snowsure?

The snowiest week in Mont Sainte-Anne is week 2 of December. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week with 25cm of snowfall. Check out the Mont Sainte-Anne 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 Mont Sainte-Anne

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December21cm3.6 days
January17cm3.3 days
February19cm3.9 days
March17cm3.4 days
April10cm2.3 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Mont Sainte-Anne during November (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of November for Mont Sainte-Anne is 12 cm. There are typically 3.1 snowy days during this week. Mont Sainte-Anne typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 488m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (587m) is very near the mid altitude of Mont Sainte-Anne. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Mont Sainte-Anne at the end of November but a rainy day during this week occurs about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 12cm. Temperatures should typically hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Mont Sainte-Anne during week four of November is -2.3°C while the average minimum temperature is just -3.5°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Mostly light winds (average 19km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week but calm, cold and sunny days that don't have fresh snowfall occur on average one or two days during this week every year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Mont Sainte-Anne and (2007 – 2018).

Winter
Summer

Mont Sainte-Anne


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Mont Sainte-Anne 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 Mont Sainte-Anne 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 Mont Sainte-Anne 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 Mont Sainte-Anne 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 Mont Sainte-Anne 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 Mont Sainte-Anne 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.