Thredbo Snow History

Is Thredbo snowsure? Check out the Thredbo 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. Whether you prefer bluebird conditions, powder days in any weather or just reliable snow in guaranteed sub-zero temperatures you can easily find the best week to go.

This week in history: Thredbo typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1701m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (4058m) is a long way above the middle elevation of Thredbo. Snowy weather is very unlikely in Thredbo at the end of January but in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of January. Typical temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the middle elevation in Thredbo during week four of January with the average afternoon temperature 16.2°C and the minimum temperature 13.4°C. Usually there are four days per week when the sun comes out at this time of year. Mainly light winds (average 13km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day.

Thredbo Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Thredbo (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Best ski days:

  • 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)

Thredbo

Winter
Summer
  • Best ski days:

  • 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 Thredbo are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. 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.

Thredbo Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Thredbo (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Thredbo

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Thredbo are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. 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.

Thredbo Temperature

Average temperature in Thredbo (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Thredbo

Winter
Summer
Freezing level
  • 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 Thredbo 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.

Thredbo snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in June5cm1.6 days
Snow in July9cm2.8 days
Snow in August10cm3.0 days
Snow in September6cm1.5 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data