Is Praděd - Ovčárna snowsure?

The snowiest week in Praděd - Ovčárna is week 3 of January. There are typically 4.5 snowy days during this week with 18cm of snowfall. Check out the Praděd - Ovčárna 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 Praděd - Ovčárna

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December11cm3.1 days
January15cm3.9 days
February13cm3.9 days
March12cm3.1 days
April9cm1.9 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Praděd - Ovčárna during January (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of January for Praděd - Ovčárna is 9 cm. There are typically 3.5 snowy days during this week. Ovcarna - Praded expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1340m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (464m) is a long way below the middle elevation of Ovcarna - Praded. Snowy weather is typical. On average, expect three or four days with snowfall per week in Ovcarna - Praded 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 9cm. Temperatures should usually hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Ovcarna - Praded during week four of January is -4.8°C while the average minimum temperature is only -6.0°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mainly light winds (average 24km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h two days per week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week but bluebird days that do not have new snow occur on average three days during this week every year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

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Summer

Praděd - Ovčárna


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Praděd - Ovčárna 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 Praděd - Ovčárna 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 Praděd - Ovčárna 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 Praděd - Ovčárna 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 Praděd - Ovčárna 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 Praděd - Ovčárna 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.