Northern Escape Heli Skiing Snow History

Is Northern Escape Heli Skiing snowsure? 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. 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: Northern Escape Heli Skiing expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of October 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 expected freezing level (1506m) is close to the middle elevation of Northern Escape Heli Skiing. Regular fresh snowfalls can be relied on in Northern Escape Heli Skiing at the end of October. 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 October. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 39cm. Temperatures should typically stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Northern Escape Heli Skiing during week four of October is -1.3°C while the average minimum temperature is just -2.2°C. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Mainly light winds (average 18km/h) but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week.

Northern Escape Heli Skiing Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Northern Escape Heli Skiing (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)

Northern Escape Heli Skiing

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 Northern Escape Heli Skiing 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.

Northern Escape Heli Skiing Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Northern Escape Heli Skiing (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Northern Escape Heli Skiing

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • 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. 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.

Northern Escape Heli Skiing Temperature

Average temperature in Northern Escape Heli Skiing (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Northern Escape Heli Skiing

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 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.

Northern Escape Heli Skiing snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December49cm4.3 days
Snow in January45cm4.6 days
Snow in February39cm4.2 days
Snow in March45cm5.3 days
Snow in April32cm5.0 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data