Is Mount Etna Nicolosi snowsure?

The snowiest week in Mount Etna Nicolosi is week 4 of February. There are typically 2.5 snowy days during this week with 24cm of snowfall. Check out the Mount Etna Nicolosi 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 Etna Nicolosi

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December10cm1.9 days
January16cm2.5 days
February18cm2.5 days
March18cm2.8 days
April4cm1.3 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Mount Etna Nicolosi during March (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of March for Mount Etna Nicolosi is 21 cm. There are typically 2.9 snowy days during this week. Mount Etna Nicolosi expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of March at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2280m, based on historical averages over the last 15 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (2311m) is similar to the mid altitude of Mount Etna Nicolosi. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Mount Etna Nicolosi at the end of March but a rainy day during this week occurs about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 21cm. Daytime temperatures at the mid altitude in Mount Etna Nicolosi during week four of March usually get above freezing (average maximum is 0.5°C) but overnight temperatures typically fall to -0.8°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mostly light winds (average 26km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h two days in this week. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day during this week but calm, cold and sunny days that do not have new snow occur on average one day 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 Mount Etna Nicolosi and (2007 – 2022).


Mount Etna Nicolosi

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Mount Etna Nicolosi 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 Etna Nicolosi 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 Etna Nicolosi 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.