Is Narvik snowsure?

The snowiest week in Narvik is week 4 of March. There are typically 5.0 snowy days during this week with 41cm of snowfall. Check out the Narvik 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 Narvik

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December20cm3.5 days
January25cm3.6 days
February24cm3.8 days
March31cm4.3 days
April19cm4.0 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Narvik during February (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of February for Narvik is 32 cm. There are typically 4.2 snowy days during this week. Narvik expected weather and snow conditions during the second week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 564m, based on historical averages over the last 15 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (134m) is slightly below the mid altitude of Narvik. Regular fresh snowfalls can be relied on in Narvik in the middle of February. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week but rain is also known at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 14 years during this week of February. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 32cm. Temperatures should generally hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Narvik during week two of February is -4.8°C while the average minimum temperature is only -5.8°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 you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week. Calm, sunny and below freezing ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week while powder days that do not coincide with ideal conditions also happen on average three days during this week each year.

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Narvik and (2007 – 2022).



Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Narvik 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 Narvik 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 Narvik and (2007 – 2022)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Narvik 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 Narvik 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 Narvik 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.