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Is Monte Bianco snowsure?

The snowiest week in Monte Bianco is week 3 of June. There are typically 2.8 snowy days during this week with 48cm of snowfall. Check out the Monte Bianco 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 Monte Bianco

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June20cm2.9 days
July21cm2.9 days
August23cm3.7 days
September9cm2.6 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Monte Bianco during October (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of October for Monte Bianco is 10 cm. There are typically 3.0 snowy days during this week. Monte Bianco typical weather and snow conditions during the third week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1612m, based on historical averages over the last 4 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (1951m) is slightly above the mid altitude of Monte Bianco. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Monte Bianco in the middle of October but with a long-term average of one wet day during this week of October every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 10cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Monte Bianco during week three of October with average maximum temperature 3.0°C and minimum temperature 1.5°C at the mid altitude. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mainly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) are not expected but calm, cold and sunny days that do not have fresh snowfall happen on average one day during this week in any given year. but powder days that do not have ideal weather conditions are more common, on average one day every second year 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 Monte Bianco and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Monte Bianco 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 Monte Bianco 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 Monte Bianco 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 Monte Bianco 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 Monte Bianco and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

Average temperature
Maximum
Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Monte Bianco 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.