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Is Northern Escape Heli Skiing snowsure?

The snowiest week in Northern Escape Heli Skiing is week 4 of November. There are typically 5.2 snowy days during this week with 69cm of snowfall. Check out the Northern Escape Heli Skiing 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 Northern Escape Heli Skiing

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December49cm4.3 days
January45cm4.6 days
February39cm4.2 days
March45cm5.3 days
April32cm5.0 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Northern Escape Heli Skiing during November (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of November for Northern Escape Heli Skiing is 69 cm. There are typically 5.2 snowy days during this week. Northern Escape Heli Skiing normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of November at the middle elevation of the heli-ski area at 1702m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (742m) is far below the mid altitude of Northern Escape Heli Skiing. Very frequent snowfalls are typical in Northern Escape Heli Skiing at the end of November. Based on long term weather statistics for Northern Escape Heli Skiing, five days with fresh snowfall per week is typical. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 69cm. Fairly cold temperatures with the average maximum temperature in Northern Escape Heli Skiing in week four of November of just -5.3°C at the mid altitude and minimum temperatures typically falling to -6.1°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mostly light winds (average 20km/h) but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week. Sunny, calm and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week while fresh snow days that don't coincide with ideal conditions also happen on average three or four days during this week each year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Northern Escape Heli Skiing and (2007 – 2018).

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Northern Escape Heli Skiing

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Northern Escape Heli Skiing and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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 Northern Escape Heli Skiing 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 Northern Escape Heli Skiing and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Northern Escape Heli Skiing 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 Northern Escape Heli Skiing and (2007 – 2018)

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Average temperature
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Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Northern Escape Heli Skiing 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.