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Is Besse Super Besse snowsure?

The snowiest week in Besse Super Besse is week 1 of February. There are typically 4.2 snowy days during this week with 28cm of snowfall. Check out the Besse Super Besse 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 Besse Super Besse

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December11cm2.7 days
January15cm3.2 days
February18cm3.5 days
March15cm2.9 days
April8cm2.0 days

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

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of November for Besse Super Besse is 14 cm. There are typically 3.0 snowy days during this week. Besse Super Besse expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1600m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (1694m) is similar to the middle elevation of Besse Super Besse. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Besse Super Besse at the end of November but with a long-term average of one wet day during this week of November every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 14cm. Temperatures should generally remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Besse Super Besse during week four of November is -0.1°C while the average minimum temperature is just -1.4°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Mainly light winds (average 27km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h two days per week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week while fresh snow days that do not have ideal weather also happen on average one or two days during this week every year.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

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


Besse Super Besse


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Besse Super Besse 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 Besse Super Besse 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 Besse Super Besse 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.