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Is Strandafjellet snowsure?

The snowiest week in Strandafjellet is week 2 of November. There are typically 6.3 snowy days during this week with 130cm of snowfall. Check out the Strandafjellet 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 Strandafjellet

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December77cm4.4 days
January48cm3.5 days
February27cm2.9 days
March35cm3.4 days
April43cm3.8 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Strandafjellet during November (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of November for Strandafjellet is 20 cm. There are typically 3.4 snowy days during this week. Strandafjellet prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 815m, based on historical averages over the last 1 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (293m) is slightly below the mid altitude of Strandafjellet. Snowy weather is typical. On average, expect three or four days with snowfall per week in Strandafjellet at the end of November but a rainy day during this week happens about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 20cm. Temperatures should generally hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Strandafjellet during week four of November is -2.2°C while the average minimum temperature is only -3.0°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mainly light winds (average 20km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one or two days per week. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day during this week but sunny, calm and below-freezing days that don't have new snow occur on average three days during this week in any given year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

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Summer

Strandafjellet

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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

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Summer

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

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

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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 Strandafjellet 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.