Is Praz De Lys Sommand snowsure?

The snowiest week in Praz De Lys Sommand is week 1 of March. There are typically 4.1 snowy days during this week with 48cm of snowfall. Check out the Praz De Lys Sommand 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 Praz De Lys Sommand

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December30cm2.8 days
January31cm3.3 days
February27cm3.4 days
March27cm3.1 days
April14cm2.1 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Praz De Lys Sommand during December (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of December for Praz De Lys Sommand is 31 cm. There are typically 2.8 snowy days during this week. Praz De Lys Sommand normal weather and snow conditions during the first week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1750m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (1589m) is close to the mid altitude of Praz De Lys Sommand. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Praz De Lys Sommand at the start of December but a rainy day during this week happens about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 31cm. Temperatures should generally stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Praz De Lys Sommand during week one of December is -1.7°C while the average minimum temperature is only -3.1°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Generally light winds (average 13km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week while fresh snow days that don't coincide with cold, sunny and calm conditions also happen on average two days during this week each year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Praz De Lys Sommand and (2007 – 2018).

Winter
Summer

Praz De Lys Sommand


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Praz De Lys Sommand 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 Praz De Lys Sommand 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 Praz De Lys Sommand and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Praz De Lys Sommand 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 Praz De Lys Sommand and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
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 Praz De Lys Sommand 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.