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Retallack Snow History

Is Retallack snowsure?

The snowiest week in Retallack is week 1 of February. There are typically 5.2 snowy days during this week with 57cm of snowfall. Check out the Retallack 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 Retallack

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December32cm3.7 days
January28cm3.8 days
February38cm4.2 days
March37cm4.7 days
April24cm3.6 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Retallack during February (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of February for Retallack is 39 cm. There are typically 4.2 snowy days during this week. Retallack typical weather and snow conditions during the third week of February at the middle elevation of the lodge area at 1750m, based on historical averages over the last 4 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (1004m) is a long way below the mid altitude of Retallack. Regular fresh snowfalls are the norm in Retallack in the middle of February. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 39cm. Pretty cold temperatures with the average maximum temperature in Retallack in week three of February of just -5.3°C at the mid altitude and minimum temperatures typically falling to -6.8°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Generally light winds (average 9km/h). Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week while fresh snow days that don't have ideal weather conditions also occur on average two or three days during this week in any given year.


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Snow Conditions

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

Winter
Summer

Retallack


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 Retallack 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 Retallack and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Retallack


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

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

Winter
Summer

Retallack


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 Retallack 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.