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Ordino-Arcalís Snow History

Is Ordino-Arcalís snowsure?

The snowiest week in Ordino-Arcalís is week 1 of February. There are typically 3.7 snowy days during this week with 33cm of snowfall. Check out the Ordino-Arcalís 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 Ordino-Arcalís

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December7cm1.9 days
January19cm2.5 days
February21cm3.0 days
March20cm3.0 days
April15cm2.3 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Ordino-Arcalís during April (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of April for Ordino-Arcalís is 16 cm. There are typically 2.7 snowy days during this week. Arcalis prevailing weather and snow conditions during the first week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2284m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (2366m) is similar to the mid altitude of Arcalis. On average, expect two or three days with snowfall per week in Arcalis at the start of April but rainy days are possible at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 5 years during this week of April. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 16cm. Daytime temperatures at the mid altitude in Arcalis during week one of April usually get above freezing (average maximum is 0.9°C) but nightime temperatures typically fall to -0.9°C degrees so expect freeze-thaw cycles. Expect the sun to shine on three or four days per week. Mostly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week while fresh snow days that don't have cold, sunny and calm weather also happen on average one day during this week in any given year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Ordino-Arcalís and (2007 – 2018).

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Ordino-Arcalís and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Snow Conditions in Ordino-Arcalís Graph. (Updated on: 2020-03-29)


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 Ordino-Arcalís 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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Ordino-Arcalís and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Snowfall in Ordino-Arcalís Graph. (Updated on: 2020-03-29)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Ordino-Arcalís 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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Ordino-Arcalís and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Temperatures in Ordino-Arcalís Graph. (Updated on: 2020-03-29)


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 Ordino-Arcalís 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.