Mount Etna Nicolosi Snow History

Is Mount Etna Nicolosi snowsure? 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. Whether you prefer bluebird conditions, powder days in any weather or just reliable snow in guaranteed sub-zero temperatures you can easily find the best week to go.

This week in history: Mount Etna Nicolosi typical weather and snow conditions during the third week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2280m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (3556m) is a long way above the mid altitude of Mount Etna Nicolosi. A day with snowfall occurs on average every other year during the third week of October but in a typical year there are also a couple of rainy days during this week of October. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 2cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Mount Etna Nicolosi during week three of October with average maximum temperature 7.4°C and minimum temperature 6.6°C at the mid altitude. Usually there are four days per week when the sun comes out at this time of year. Mainly light winds (average 18km/h) but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week.

Mount Etna Nicolosi Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Mount Etna Nicolosi (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Best ski days:

  • 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)

Mount Etna Nicolosi

Winter
Summer
  • Best ski days:

  • 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 Mount Etna Nicolosi are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. 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.

Mount Etna Nicolosi Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Mount Etna Nicolosi (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Mount Etna Nicolosi

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

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. 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.

Mount Etna Nicolosi Temperature

Average temperature in Mount Etna Nicolosi (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Mount Etna Nicolosi

Winter
Summer
Freezing level
  • 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 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.

Mount Etna Nicolosi snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December10cm1.9 days
Snow in January16cm2.5 days
Snow in February21cm3.0 days
Snow in March19cm2.7 days
Snow in April4cm1.2 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data