Snowwater Lodge Snow History

Is Snowwater Lodge snowsure? Check out the Snowwater Lodge 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: Snowwater Lodge expected weather and snow conditions during the third week of December at the middle elevation of the lodge area at 2082m, based on historical averages over the last 9 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (525m) is far below the middle elevation of Snowwater Lodge. Frequent snowfalls are typical in Snowwater Lodge in the middle of December. On average, expect four or five days with fresh snowfall per week. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 28cm. Fairly cold temperatures with the typical maximum temperature in Snowwater Lodge in week three of December of just -8.5°C at the middle elevation and minimum temperatures typically falling to -9.6°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mostly light winds (average 16km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day during this week while fresh snow days that don't coincide with cold, sunny and calm weather also occur on average two days during this week in any given year.

Snowwater Lodge Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Snowwater Lodge (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)

Snowwater Lodge

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 Snowwater Lodge 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.

Snowwater Lodge Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Snowwater Lodge (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Snowwater Lodge

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Snowwater Lodge 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.

Snowwater Lodge Temperature

Average temperature in Snowwater Lodge (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Snowwater Lodge

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 Snowwater Lodge 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.

Snowwater Lodge snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December21cm3.9 days
Snow in January19cm3.6 days
Snow in February21cm4.2 days
Snow in March24cm4.7 days
Snow in April19cm4.1 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data