Mount Lemmon Ski Valley Snow History

Is Mount Lemmon Ski Valley snowsure? Check out the Mount Lemmon Ski Valley 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: Mt Lemmon Ski Valley normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2653m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (3568m) is far above the middle elevation of Mt Lemmon Ski Valley. A day with snowfall occurs on average every second year during the last week of November but rainy days are even rarer and you can expect on average one rainy day every 5 years. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 4cm. Temperatures averaging above freezing both night and day in Mt Lemmon Ski Valley during week four of November with average maximum temperature 5.8°C and minimum temperature 3.6°C at the middle elevation. Typically sunny. On average, only two days each week are overcast and the other five days have some sunshine. Mainly light winds (average 21km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one or two days in this week. Calm, sunny and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are unusual, occuring this week on average one year in 0

Mount Lemmon Ski Valley Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Mount Lemmon Ski Valley (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 Lemmon Ski Valley

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 Lemmon Ski Valley 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 Lemmon Ski Valley Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Mount Lemmon Ski Valley (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Mount Lemmon Ski Valley

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 Lemmon Ski Valley 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 Lemmon Ski Valley Temperature

Average temperature in Mount Lemmon Ski Valley (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Mount Lemmon Ski Valley

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 Lemmon Ski Valley 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 Lemmon Ski Valley snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December5cm0.9 days
Snow in January8cm0.8 days
Snow in February5cm0.7 days
Snow in March3cm0.4 days
Snow in April1cm0.2 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data