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Oberau Snow Report:

The Oberau snow report is: Lifts open - unreported. Our model predicted 0cm (0 inches) of snow fell over the last 6 days between Tuesday 28 of July at 12AM and Monday 03 of August at 12AM at the mid mountain level.


Fresh Snow Depth:

Long Snow History
No recent snow

Last significant snowfall:

Ankle
8cm
Mon 30 Mar (PM)
Origin:Report Origin

Oberau snow depths:

Mountain
Upper snow depth:Snow RadarTell us
Lower snow depth:

Oberau resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Oberau brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Oberau snow report shown below was updated on 3 Aug 2020. Snow Reports are provided regularly throughout the ski season courtesy of our own network of ski resort managers, the Skiclub of Great Britain and Skiresort Service International GmbH. In addition to the current report on ski conditions, we also provide webcams (including a 4 week cam archive), current live observations from nearby weather stations and also historical snow data for Oberau.

Last snowfall:

10cm
Mar 30
3cm
Apr 14
2cm
May 03
1cm
May 12

Resort report:

Conditions piste
Piste condition:
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Conditions off piste
Off Piste condition:
Next snowfall
Next snowfall:
No snow is forecast
Next significant snowfall
Next significant snowfall:
No significant snow is forecast
Lift
Lifts open:
Conditions runs
Resort runs:

Oberau snow conditions

  • 0
    Bluebird Powder Days
  • 0
    Powder Days
  • 4
    Bluebird Days

Snow Radar

Latest snow reports near Oberau:

No recent snow reports

No recent snow reports

Oberau Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Oberau 2019 - 2020. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

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Snow reports for resorts near Oberau

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Oberau using our Snowfinder page.

Resort
Issued: today 48km  away
Issued: today 99km  away
Issued: today 144km  away
Issued: today 176km  away
Issued: today 182km  away
Webcam
Hintertux webcamNo webcamPasso Stelvio webcamNo webcamDavos webcam
Snow Depth
Upper
Lower
-
-
Upper
Lower
-
-
Upper
Lower
-
-
Upper
Lower
-
-
Upper
Lower
-
-
Piste State
Piste
Old corn snow, Hard
Off Piste
Crust
Piste
Good
Off Piste
No Info
Piste
End Of Season
Off Piste
No Info
Last Snow
Amount:
Date:
8cm
53 days ago
Amount:
Date:
2cm
16 days ago
Amount:
Date:
2cm
10 days ago
Amount:
Date:
2cm
83 days ago
Amount:
Date:
3cm
45 days ago
Next 9 Days
0-3
3-6
6-9
6cm
0cm
6cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
2cm
0cm
1cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
24cm
0cm
24cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
0cm
0cm
0cm
0-3
3-6
6-9
0cm
0cm
0cm
Weather
Mon
light rain
Tue
light snow
Wed
cloudy
Mid station 2375m
Mon
light rain
Tue
light rain
Wed
partially cloudy
Mid station 2621m
Mon
rain showers
Tue
light snow
Wed
partially cloudy
Mid station 3106m
Mon
light rain
Tue
light rain
Wed
clear
Mid station 1739m
Mon
light rain
Tue
light rain
Wed
clear
Mid station 2202m

Notes on the Oberau Snow Report

The snow report describes the piste and off-piste ski conditions at Oberau. You can submit an updated snow report here. Piste and off-piste are often different so we ask snow reporters to describe Oberau piste and off-piste conditions separately. If these details are missing from the Oberau snow report, you can predict off-piste conditions using the snow depth, the date of the most recent snowfall at Oberau, the Oberau weather report and the forecast.

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Oberau weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Oberau, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Oberau. It shows how much snow we think fell then, and the way freezing level, wind and weather have varied through time. You will be able to predict whether to expect off-piste powder, slush, spring snow, ice or wind crust.

If you see a report of powder or fresh snow conditions several days after snow last fell, there is usually a good reason. At crowded ski resorts, off-piste new snow will be tracked out within hours of a fresh fall but wherever crowds are light in relation to the accessible terrain, it will be possible to stay fresh much later, perhaps several days later. Alternatively, strong winds sometimes redistribute powder snow enough to cover old tracks, or it may simply be that the ski area was not fully open for some period after the snow fell, so fresh snow that fell a while ago has remained un-tracked until this report.

Whenever weather conditions change, Oberau snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Oberau snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Oberau snow report on Friday afternoon may indicate fresh powder but if Friday night is mild and rainy then ski conditions will be very poor on Saturday morning. Conversely, if the weather stays stable and cold, the same snow report can be valid for more than a week. We advise that you check the Oberau snow forecast to see if conditions are likely to change before your visit.

Many skiers enjoy moguls and fast icy pistes but for off-piste skiers and free-ride snowboarders, fresh snow starts to deteriorate from the moment it settles. Wind, rain and periods of above-freezing temperature are the primary cause of the evolution from fresh powder to windslab, ice or slush. High altitude slopes that are shaded from the sun and sheltered from the wind preserve powder stashes longer after fresh snowfall. If the snow report mentions pockets of powder at Oberau, study the Oberau piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Oberau snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Oberau on Friday may indicate powder after recent snowfall but following a sunny and busy weekend, when the locals hit the mountains en masse, the ski conditions (at any resort) can deteriorate rapidly and late arrivals may see very different ski conditions. Of course some people look for deteriorating conditions in the snow report for the likely development of mogul fields but for powder lovers and particularly snowboarders this can mean tracked out off-piste snow. Of course, this doesn’t always happen quickly after fresh snowfall particularly at quiet North facing resorts at high altitude where genuine powder stashes may be found days or even weeks later. It is worth checking the piste map for Oberau (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Oberau Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Oberau snow report we recommend that you check the snow forecasts found in the menu at the top of the page along with our ski resort guide.