Is Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing snowsure?

The snowiest week in Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing is week 1 of February. There are typically 5.3 snowy days during this week with 94cm of snowfall. Check out the Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing 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 Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December15cm2.2 days
January20cm4.3 days
February68cm4.3 days
March34cm4.7 days
April23cm3.8 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing during December (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of December for Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing is 8 cm. There are typically 1.3 snowy days during this week. Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing expected weather and snow conditions during the first week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1722m, based on historical averages over the last 1 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (677m) is a long way below the mid altitude of Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing. On average, expect one or two days with snowfall per week in Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing at the start of December . Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 8cm. Temperatures should usually hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing during week one of December is -5.0°C while the average minimum temperature is only -5.8°C. Mostly sunny. On average, only two days each week are overcast and the other five days have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 6km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected but sunny, calm and below-freezing days that don't have new snow happen on average four or five days during this week every year. but powder days that don't coincide with ideal weather conditions are more common, 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 Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing and (2007 – 2018).


Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing and (2007 – 2018)


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

The most cherished days on the mountain in Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing 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 Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing and (2007 – 2018)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
Days with significant rainfall.

The snowiest weeks of the year in Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing 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 Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Silvertip Lodge & Heli-Skiing 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.