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Is Snowwater Lodge snowsure?

The snowiest week in Snowwater Lodge is week 3 of November. There are typically 4.7 snowy days during this week with 35cm of snowfall. 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.

Average monthly snow in Snowwater Lodge

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December21cm3.9 days
January19cm3.6 days
February21cm4.2 days
March24cm4.7 days
April19cm4.1 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Snowwater Lodge during October (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of October for Snowwater Lodge is 13 cm. There are typically 3.4 snowy days during this week. Snowwater Lodge normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of October 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 typical freezing level (2085m) is very near the middle elevation of Snowwater Lodge. Snowy weather is typical. On average, expect three or four days with snowfall per week in Snowwater Lodge at the end of October but rain is just possible at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 14 years during this week of October. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 13cm. Temperatures should generally remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Snowwater Lodge during week four of October is -0.4°C while the average minimum temperature is just -1.5°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mainly light winds (average 14km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

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


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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

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. 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.

Average Snowfall in

Graph showing the average precipitation (snow/rain) in Snowwater Lodge and (2007 – 2018)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
Days with significant rainfall.

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. 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.

Average Temperature in

Graph showing the average temperature and freezing level at Snowwater Lodge and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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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.