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Is Hudson Bay Mountain snowsure?

The snowiest week in Hudson Bay Mountain is week 3 of November. There are typically 4.6 snowy days during this week with 26cm of snowfall. Check out the Hudson Bay Mountain 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 Hudson Bay Mountain

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December16cm3.9 days
January18cm4.3 days
February15cm4.0 days
March19cm5.1 days
April13cm4.4 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Hudson Bay Mountain during April (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of April for Hudson Bay Mountain is 17 cm. There are typically 4.8 snowy days during this week. Ski Smithers expected weather and snow conditions during the second week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1411m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (1082m) is a little below the middle elevation of Ski Smithers. Very frequent snowfalls are typical in Ski Smithers in the middle of April. Based on long term weather statistics for Ski Smithers, five days with fresh snowfall per week is typical but rain is also known at this time of year so you can expect on average one day with rain every 7 years during this week of April. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 17cm. Temperatures should generally hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Ski Smithers during week two of April is -1.9°C while the average minimum temperature is just -3.2°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mainly light winds (average 14km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week but calm, cold and sunny days that do not have fresh snowfall happen on average two days during this week in any given year.


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Snow Depths

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

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Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Hudson Bay Mountain and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Snow Conditions in Hudson Bay Mountain Graph. (Updated on: 2020-04-05)


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 Hudson Bay Mountain 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 Hudson Bay Mountain and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Snowfall in Hudson Bay Mountain Graph. (Updated on: 2020-04-05)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Hudson Bay Mountain 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 Hudson Bay Mountain and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Temperatures in Hudson Bay Mountain Graph. (Updated on: 2020-04-05)


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Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Hudson Bay Mountain 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.