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Is Snow Ridge snowsure?

The snowiest week in Snow Ridge is week 1 of February. There are typically 4.9 snowy days during this week with 24cm of snowfall. Check out the Snow Ridge 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 Snow Ridge

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December16cm3.7 days
January18cm4.3 days
February20cm4.6 days
March14cm3.3 days
April5cm1.7 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Snow Ridge during May (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of May for Snow Ridge is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Snow Ridge expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of May at the middle elevation of the ski area at 534m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (3258m) is far above the middle elevation of Snow Ridge. Snowfall is very unlikely in Snow Ridge at the end of May but it rains often, with rain falling on three or four days during this particular week of May. Typical temperatures are well above freezing both day and night at the middle elevation in Snow Ridge during week four of May with the average afternoon temperature 16.4°C and the minimum temperature 13.7°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Generally light winds (average 16km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Snow Ridge and (2007 – 2018).

Winter
Summer

Snow Ridge

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Snow Conditions

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

Winter
Summer

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 Snow Ridge 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 Snow Ridge and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

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

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

Winter
Summer

Average temperature
Maximum
Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Snow Ridge 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.