Is Ski Santa Fe snowsure?

The snowiest week in Ski Santa Fe is week 4 of December. There are typically 1.7 snowy days during this week with 8cm of snowfall. Check out the Ski Santa Fe 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 Ski Santa Fe

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December7cm1.5 days
January5cm1.1 days
February5cm1.7 days
March4cm1.4 days
April4cm1.1 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Ski Santa Fe during January (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of January for Ski Santa Fe is 5 cm. There are typically 1.5 snowy days during this week. Ski Santa Fe normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 3408m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (2449m) is a long way below the middle elevation of Ski Santa Fe. On average, expect one or two days with snowfall per week in Ski Santa Fe at the end of January . Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 5cm. Fairly cold temperatures with the average maximum temperature in Ski Santa Fe in week four of January of just -6.0°C at the middle elevation and minimum temperatures typically falling to -7.8°C. Often sunny. Expect sunshine on four or five days. Often windy. (average 31km/h) with the mean wind greater than 30km/h three days in this week, potentially strong enough to affect ski lifts. 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 but clear, calm and cold days that don't have fresh snowfall occur on average five 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 Ski Santa Fe and (2007 – 2018).


Ski Santa Fe

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Ski Santa Fe 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 Ski Santa Fe 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 Ski Santa Fe and (2007 – 2018)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Ski Santa Fe 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 Ski Santa Fe 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 Ski Santa Fe 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.