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Is Sovata snowsure?

The snowiest week in Sovata is week 1 of December. There are typically 2.6 snowy days during this week with 16cm of snowfall. Check out the Sovata 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 Sovata

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December10cm2.5 days
January11cm3.2 days
February10cm3.0 days
March10cm2.8 days
April6cm1.4 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Sovata during September (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of September for Sovata is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Sovata prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of September at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1350m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (2906m) is a long way above the mid altitude of Sovata. Snowfall is very unlikely in Sovata at the end of September but in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of September. Temperatures averaging above freezing both day and night in Sovata during week four of September with average maximum temperature 9.3°C and minimum temperature 6.8°C at the mid altitude. Usually there are four days per week when the sun comes out at this time of year. 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 Sovata and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Sovata 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 Sovata 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 Sovata 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 Sovata 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 Sovata 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 Sovata 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.