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Mt Zion Snow History

Is Mt Zion snowsure?

The snowiest week in Mt Zion is week 2 of December. There are typically 4.8 snowy days during this week with 18cm of snowfall. Check out the Mt Zion 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 Zion

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December13cm4.6 days
January15cm5.0 days
February13cm4.8 days
March7cm3.0 days
April9cm1.9 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Mt Zion during February (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of February for Mt Zion is 13 cm. There are typically 5.2 snowy days during this week. Mt Zion normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 412m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (146m) is similar to the middle elevation of Mt Zion. Very frequent snowfalls are typical in Mt Zion at the end of February. Based on long term weather statistics for Mt Zion, five days with fresh snowfall per week is typical but rain is also known at this time of year so you can expect on average one day with rain every 14 years during this week of February. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 13cm. Fairly cold temperatures with the average maximum temperature in Mt Zion in week four of February of just -6.2°C at the middle elevation and minimum temperatures typically falling to -8.0°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mostly light winds (average 18km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week but bluebird days that do not have new snow happen on average two days during this week in any given year.

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Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Mt Zion 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 Zion 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 precipitation (snow/rain) in Mt Zion and (2007 – 2018)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Mt Zion 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 Mt Zion 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 Zion 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.