Is Oruu-Say Tourist Centre snowsure?

The snowiest week in Oruu-Say Tourist Centre is week 4 of December. There are typically 2.4 snowy days during this week with 16cm of snowfall. Check out the Oruu-Say Tourist Centre 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 Oruu-Say Tourist Centre

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December11cm2.2 days
January8cm2.7 days
February10cm2.9 days
March7cm1.7 days
April3cm0.5 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Oruu-Say Tourist Centre during January (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of January for Oruu-Say Tourist Centre is 10 cm. There are typically 3.4 snowy days during this week. Oruu Say Tourist Centre expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1700m, based on historical averages over the last 9 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (1229m) is slightly lower than the mid altitude of Oruu Say Tourist Centre. Snowy weather is typical. On average, expect three or four days with snowfall per week in Oruu Say Tourist Centre at the end of January but rain is just possible at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 5 years during this week of January. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 10cm. Temperatures should generally stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Oruu Say Tourist Centre during week four of January is -3.8°C while the average minimum temperature is just -6.6°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 8km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Sunny, calm and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are unusual, occuring this week on average one year in 0


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Oruu-Say Tourist Centre and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

Oruu-Say Tourist Centre


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Oruu-Say Tourist Centre and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
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 Oruu-Say Tourist Centre 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 Oruu-Say Tourist Centre 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 Oruu-Say Tourist Centre 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 Oruu-Say Tourist Centre and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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 Oruu-Say Tourist Centre 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.