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Sněžka Snow History

Is Sněžka snowsure?

The snowiest week in Sněžka is week 3 of January. There are typically 4.6 snowy days during this week with 37cm of snowfall. Check out the Sněžka 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 Sněžka

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December15cm2.8 days
January29cm3.9 days
February13cm3.0 days
March22cm3.5 days
April14cm2.4 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Sněžka during February (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of February for Sněžka is 13 cm. There are typically 2.1 snowy days during this week. Sněžka expected weather and snow conditions during the third week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1262m, based on historical averages over the last 5 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (951m) is slightly below the middle elevation of Sněžka. Based on long-term averages, there are two days with snowfall per week in Sněžka in the middle of February with a rainy day during this week of February occurs about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 13cm. Temperatures should usually remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Sněžka during week three of February is -1.0°C while the average minimum temperature is only -2.0°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. It can be windy. Light winds (average 26km/h) most of the time are unlikely to affect ski lifts but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h two or three days per week. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week but sunny, calm and below-freezing days that don't have fresh snowfall occur on average one day during this week every year.


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Snow Conditions

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

Winter
Summer

Sněžka


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 Sněžka 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 Sněžka and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Sněžka


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

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

Winter
Summer

Sněžka


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 Sněžka 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.