Ruwenzori Snow History

Is Ruwenzori snowsure? Check out the Ruwenzori 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. Whether you prefer bluebird conditions, powder days in any weather or just reliable snow in guaranteed sub-zero temperatures you can easily find the best week to go.

This week in history: Ruwenzori expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of October at the middle elevation of the ascent of the mountain at 3738m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (4859m) is well above the middle elevation of Ruwenzori.Very rainy in Ruwenzori at the end of October with just two dry days on average. Fresh Snow is unknown at this time of year. Temperatures generally above freezing both day and night in Ruwenzori during week four of October with average maximum temperature 6.4°C and minimum temperature 5.1°C at the middle elevation. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 13km/h).

Ruwenzori Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Ruwenzori (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Best ski days:

  • 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)

Ruwenzori

Winter
Summer
  • Best ski days:

  • 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 Ruwenzori are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. 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.

Ruwenzori Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Ruwenzori (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Ruwenzori

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Ruwenzori are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. 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.

Ruwenzori Temperature

Average temperature in Ruwenzori (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Ruwenzori

Winter
Summer
Freezing level
  • 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 Ruwenzori 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.

Ruwenzori snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December0cm0.0 days
Snow in January0cm0.0 days
Snow in February0cm0.0 days
Snow in March0cm0.0 days
Snow in April0cm0.0 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data