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Besse Super Besse Snow History

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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 February (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of February for Besse Super Besse is 14 cm. There are typically 3.2 snowy days during this week. Besse Super Besse typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1600m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (1556m) is very near 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 February but rain is just possible at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 5 years during this week of February. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 14cm. Temperatures should mostly hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Besse Super Besse during week four of February is -1.0°C while the average minimum temperature is just -2.7°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mostly light winds (average 26km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h two days in this week. Calm, sunny and below freezing ideal weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) are rare, occuring this week on average one year in 1


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Snow Conditions

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

Winter
Summer

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Average Snow Conditions in Besse Super Besse Graph. (Updated on: 2020-02-23)


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 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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Besse Super Besse and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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Average Snowfall in Besse Super Besse Graph. (Updated on: 2020-02-23)


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

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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Besse Super Besse and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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Average Temperatures in Besse Super Besse Graph. (Updated on: 2020-02-23)


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 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.