Is Mt Hutt snowsure?

The snowiest week in Mt Hutt is week 2 of October. There are typically 2.7 snowy days during this week with 36cm of snowfall. Check out the Mt Hutt 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 Mt Hutt

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June19cm2.3 days
July21cm2.4 days
August19cm2.6 days
September15cm2.5 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Mt Hutt during September (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of September for Mt Hutt is 13 cm. There are typically 2.6 snowy days during this week. Mount Hutt prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of September at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1744m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (1917m) is very near the mid altitude of Mount Hutt. On average, expect two or three days with snowfall per week in Mount Hutt at the end of September with a rainy day during this week of September happens about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 13cm. Daytime temperatures at the mid altitude in Mount Hutt during week four of September usually get above freezing (average maximum is 0.9°C) but nightime temperatures typically fall to -0.3°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mainly light winds (average 20km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day in this week. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week while fresh snow days that do not coincide with ideal weather also occur 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 Mt Hutt and (2007 – 2018).


Mt Hutt

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Mt Hutt and (2007 – 2018)


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 Mt Hutt 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 Mt Hutt and (2007 – 2018)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Mt Hutt 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 Mt Hutt and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Mt Hutt 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.