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Is Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort snowsure?

The snowiest week in Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort is week 2 of February. There are typically 1.6 snowy days during this week with 4cm of snowfall. Check out the Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort 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 Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December2cm0.6 days
January3cm1.0 days
February3cm1.2 days
March2cm0.8 days
April0cm0.2 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort during August (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of August for Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort normal weather and snow conditions during the second week of August at the middle elevation of the ski area at 914m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (4615m) is well above the mid altitude of Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort. Snowfall is very unlikely in Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort in the middle of August but in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of August. Warm daytime temperatures in Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort during week two of August. The average temperature range is between 20.2°C and 23.2°C at the mid altitude. Usually there are four days per week when the sun comes out at this time of year. Generally light winds (average 9km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort and (2007 – 2018).

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Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort 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 Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort 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 Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort 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 Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort 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 Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort and (2007 – 2018)

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Average temperature
Maximum
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 Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort 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.