Is Mount Buller snowsure?

The snowiest week in Mount Buller is week 1 of August. There are typically 3.5 snowy days during this week with 23cm of snowfall. Check out the Mount Buller 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 Mount Buller

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June7cm1.9 days
July15cm3.3 days
August18cm3.2 days
September7cm1.6 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Mount Buller during April (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of April for Mount Buller is 1 cm. There are typically 0.2 snowy days during this week. Mount Buller prevailing weather and snow conditions during the first week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1590m, based on historical averages over the last 15 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (3343m) is far above the middle elevation of Mount Buller. Snow falls on just one day every 5 years in Mount Buller at the start of April but on average there are one or two wet days during this week every year. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 5cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both day and night in Mount Buller during week one of April with average maximum temperature 9.5°C and minimum temperature 7.9°C at the middle elevation. Usually there are four days per week when the sun comes out at this time of year. Mainly light winds (average 17km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Mount Buller and (2007 – 2022).


Mount Buller

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Mount Buller and (2007 – 2022)


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 Mount Buller 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 Mount Buller and (2007 – 2022)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Mount Buller 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 Mount Buller and (2007 – 2022)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Mount Buller 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.