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Is Tiffindell snowsure?

The snowiest week in Tiffindell is week 4 of July. There are typically 1.3 snowy days during this week with 15cm of snowfall. Check out the Tiffindell 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 Tiffindell

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June3cm0.9 days
July5cm0.8 days
August3cm0.5 days
September1cm0.3 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Tiffindell during August (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of August for Tiffindell is 2 cm. There are typically 0.4 snowy days during this week. Tiffindell expected weather and snow conditions during the second week of August at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2860m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (3326m) is slightly above the middle elevation of Tiffindell. A day with snowfall happens on average every second year during the second week of August and there is a 50% chance that one day will be rainy too. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 4cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both day and night in Tiffindell during week two of August with average maximum temperature 3.2°C and minimum temperature 1.4°C at the middle elevation. Almost always sunny at this time of year. Most years, there is just one totally overcast day per week. Mainly light winds (average 24km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one or two days in this week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are unusual, occuring this week on average one year in 1


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Snow Depths

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

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Summer

Tiffindell

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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

Winter
Summer

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

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

Winter
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 Tiffindell 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.