Is Pines Peak snowsure?

The snowiest week in Pines Peak is week 2 of January. There are typically 2.2 snowy days during this week with 9cm of snowfall. Check out the Pines Peak 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 Pines Peak

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December3cm1.3 days
January5cm1.9 days
February5cm1.7 days
March3cm0.8 days
April0cm0.2 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Pines Peak during October (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of October for Pines Peak is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Pines Peak prevailing weather and snow conditions during the third week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 242m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (2943m) is a long way above the mid altitude of Pines Peak. Snowfall is highly unlikely in Pines Peak in the middle of October but on average there are one or two wet days during this week every year. Typical temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the mid altitude in Pines Peak during week three of October with the average afternoon temperature 13.8°C and the minimum temperature 10.8°C. Usually there are four days per week when the sun comes out at this time of year. Generally light winds (average 16km/h).

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Pines Peak and (2007 – 2018).


Pines Peak

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Pines Peak and (2007 – 2018)


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

The most cherished days on the mountain in Pines Peak 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 Pines Peak and (2007 – 2018)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
Days with significant rainfall.

The snowiest weeks of the year in Pines Peak 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 Pines Peak and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Pines Peak 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.