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Is Samnaun snowsure?

The snowiest week in Samnaun is week 1 of March. There are typically 4.5 snowy days during this week with 51cm of snowfall. Check out the Samnaun 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 Samnaun

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December27cm3.3 days
January38cm3.5 days
February30cm3.9 days
March35cm4.1 days
April28cm3.3 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Samnaun during June (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of June for Samnaun is 7 cm. There are typically 0.7 snowy days during this week. Samnaun expected weather and snow conditions during the first week of June at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2136m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (3128m) is well above the middle elevation of Samnaun. A day with snowfall happens on average every second year during the first week of June but unfortunately expect four rainy days this week in a typical year. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 14cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Samnaun during week one of June with average maximum temperature 7.3°C and minimum temperature 5.5°C at the middle elevation. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Generally light winds (average 8km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

Winter
Summer

Samnaun

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Snow Conditions

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

Winter
Summer

Average temperature
Maximum
Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Samnaun 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.