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Is Sedrun Oberalp snowsure?

The snowiest week in Sedrun Oberalp is week 1 of March. There are typically 4.2 snowy days during this week with 43cm of snowfall. Check out the Sedrun Oberalp 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 Sedrun Oberalp

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December25cm3.3 days
January33cm3.5 days
February24cm3.9 days
March27cm3.7 days
April22cm3.0 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Sedrun Oberalp during March (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of March for Sedrun Oberalp is 43 cm. There are typically 4.2 snowy days during this week. Sedrun Oberalp typical weather and snow conditions during the first week of March at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1925m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (1299m) is well bellow the middle elevation of Sedrun Oberalp. Regular fresh snowfalls can be relied on in Sedrun Oberalp at the start of March. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 43cm. Temperatures should generally remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Sedrun Oberalp during week one of March is -4.4°C while the average minimum temperature is just -6.3°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 12km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Sunny, calm and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week while fresh snow days that don't coincide with cold, sunny and calm weather conditions also happen on average two or three 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 Sedrun Oberalp and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

Sedrun Oberalp

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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

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Summer

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

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

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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 Sedrun Oberalp 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.