Hudson Bay Mountain Snow History

Is Hudson Bay Mountain snowsure? 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. Whether you prefer bluebird conditions, powder days in any weather or just reliable snow in guaranteed sub-zero temperatures you can easily find the best week to go.

This week in history: Ski Smithers expected weather and snow conditions during the third week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1411m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (413m) is a long way below the mid altitude of Ski Smithers. Frequent snowfalls are typical in Ski Smithers in the middle of November. On average, expect four or five days with fresh snowfall per week. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 26cm. Pretty cold temperatures with the average maximum temperature in Ski Smithers in week three of November of just -7.2°C at the mid altitude and minimum temperatures typically falling to -8.3°C. Typically, expect only one day with sunshine per week at this time of year. Mostly light winds (average 14km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week and powder days that do not coincide with cold, sunny and calm conditions average three days during this week.

Hudson Bay Mountain Snow Conditions

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

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Best ski days:

  • 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)

Hudson Bay Mountain

Winter
Summer
  • Best ski days:

  • 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. 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.

Hudson Bay Mountain Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Hudson Bay Mountain (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Hudson Bay Mountain

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • 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. 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.

Hudson Bay Mountain Temperature

Average temperature in Hudson Bay Mountain (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Hudson Bay Mountain

Winter
Summer
Freezing level
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

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.

Hudson Bay Mountain snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December16cm3.9 days
Snow in January18cm4.3 days
Snow in February15cm4.0 days
Snow in March19cm5.1 days
Snow in April13cm4.4 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data