Thredbo snow report:

The Thredbo snow report is: 13 out of 14 Lifts open. 46.8 of 52 km of pistes open. Our model predicted that 2cm (0.8 inches) of snow fell over 12 hours between Saturday 13 of August at 10PM and Sunday 14 of August at 10AM AEST at the mid mountain level. Compacted depth will be less. Thredbo Piste State: Packed powder or groomed snow.


Fresh snow depth:

Long snow history
2cm
Sun 14 Aug
Origin:Report Origin

Last significant snowfall:

Ankle
7cm
Sat 06 Aug (AM)
Origin:Report Origin

Thredbo snow depths: updated 14 August 2022

Upper snow depth:
146cm
Lower snow depth:
85cm

Thredbo resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Thredbo brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Thredbo snow report shown below was updated on 14 Aug 2022. Snow Reports are provided regularly throughout the ski season courtesy of our own network of ski resort managers, the Skiclub of Great Britain and Skiresort Service International GmbH. In addition to the current report on ski conditions, we also provide webcams (including a 4 week cam archive), current live observations from nearby weather stations and also historical snow data for Thredbo.

Last snowfall:

7cm
Aug 06
1cm
Aug 08
2cm
Aug 11
3cm
Aug 12

Resort report:

Resort Open
Piste conditions:
Packed powder or groomed snow
Off Piste conditions:
Next snowfall:
6cm Mon 15 Aug (PM)
Next significant snowfall:
6cm Mon 15 Aug (PM)
Lifts open:
13 out of 14
Resort runs:
Open

Thredbo snow conditions

  • 0
    Bluebird Powder days
  • 2
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  • 0
    Bluebird days

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Latest snow reports near Thredbo:

  • 8 km away from Thredbo

    - Weather radar observation: 4 hour ago
    weather radar observation

    It is snowing heavily in Charlotte Pass. from Charlotte Pass

  • 18 hour ago
    weather station observation

    Rain reported from ThredboAws at 1368 metres elevation only 2 kms WNW of Thredbo but it is forecast cold enough for snow at the ski area from Thredbo

Thredbo Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Thredbo 2022. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

Snow reports for resorts near Thredbo

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Thredbo using our Snowfinder page.

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Mid station 1514m

Notes on the Thredbo Snow Report

The snow report describes the piste and off-piste ski conditions at Thredbo. You can submit an updated snow report here. Piste and off-piste are often different so we ask snow reporters to describe Thredbo piste and off-piste conditions separately. If these details are missing from the Thredbo snow report, you can predict off-piste conditions using the snow depth, the date of the most recent snowfall at Thredbo, the Thredbo weather report and the forecast.

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Thredbo weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Thredbo, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Thredbo. It shows how much snow we think fell then, and the way freezing level, wind and weather have varied through time. You will be able to predict whether to expect off-piste powder, slush, spring snow, ice or wind crust.

If you see a report of powder or fresh snow conditions several days after snow last fell, there is usually a good reason. At crowded ski resorts, off-piste new snow will be tracked out within hours of a fresh fall but wherever crowds are light in relation to the accessible terrain, it will be possible to stay fresh much later, perhaps several days later. Alternatively, strong winds sometimes redistribute powder snow enough to cover old tracks, or it may simply be that the ski area was not fully open for some period after the snow fell, so fresh snow that fell a while ago has remained un-tracked until this report.

Whenever weather conditions change, Thredbo snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Thredbo snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Thredbo snow report on Friday afternoon may indicate fresh powder but if Friday night is mild and rainy then ski conditions will be very poor on Saturday morning. Conversely, if the weather stays stable and cold, the same snow report can be valid for more than a week. We advise that you check the Thredbo snow forecast to see if conditions are likely to change before your visit.

Many skiers enjoy moguls and fast icy pistes but for off-piste skiers and free-ride snowboarders, fresh snow starts to deteriorate from the moment it settles. Wind, rain and periods of above-freezing temperature are the primary cause of the evolution from fresh powder to windslab, ice or slush. High altitude slopes that are shaded from the sun and sheltered from the wind preserve powder stashes longer after fresh snowfall. If the snow report mentions pockets of powder at Thredbo, study the Thredbo piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Thredbo snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Thredbo on Friday may indicate powder after recent snowfall but following a sunny and busy weekend, when the locals hit the mountains en masse, the ski conditions (at any resort) can deteriorate rapidly and late arrivals may see very different ski conditions. Of course some people look for deteriorating conditions in the snow report for the likely development of mogul fields but for powder lovers and particularly snowboarders this can mean tracked out off-piste snow. Of course, this doesn’t always happen quickly after fresh snowfall particularly at quiet South facing resorts at high altitude where genuine powder stashes may be found days or even weeks later. It is worth checking the piste map for Thredbo (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Thredbo Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Thredbo snow report we recommend that you check the snow forecasts found in the menu at the top of the page along with our ski resort guide.