Is Tonghua snowsure?

The snowiest week in Tonghua is week 4 of November. There are typically 2.5 snowy days during this week with 10cm of snowfall. Check out the Tonghua 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 Tonghua

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December5cm2.4 days
January3cm1.9 days
February5cm2.0 days
March7cm2.1 days
April3cm0.9 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Tonghua during January (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of January for Tonghua is 4 cm. There are typically 2.0 snowy days during this week. Tonghua typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of January at the middle elevation of the ski area at 828m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (6m) is far below the middle elevation of Tonghua. Based on long-term averages, there are two days with snowfall per week in Tonghua at the end of January. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 4cm. Get ready for very low temperatures with the normal maximum temperature in Tonghua in week four of January of just -14.8°C at the middle elevation and minimum temperatures typically falling to -17.9°C. Usually there are four days per week when the sun comes out at this time of year. Mainly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week but bluebird days that don't have fresh snow happen on average five days during this week in any given year.

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Snow Depths

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



Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

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


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

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


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Tonghua 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.