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Is Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil snowsure?

The snowiest week in Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil is week 1 of March. There are typically 4.1 snowy days during this week with 60cm of snowfall. Check out the Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil 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 Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December32cm2.9 days
January40cm3.3 days
February33cm3.7 days
March33cm3.4 days
April19cm2.6 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil during November (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of November for Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil is 27 cm. There are typically 3.1 snowy days during this week. Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1945m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (1730m) is very near the middle elevation of Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil at the end of November but a rainy day during this week happens about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 27cm. Temperatures should mostly stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil during week four of November is -2.0°C while the average minimum temperature is just -3.4°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Generally light winds (average 13km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day during this week while powder days that do not coincide with perfect conditions also occur on average one or two days during this week each year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil 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 Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil 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 Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil 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 Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil and (2007 – 2018)

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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 Torgon-Les Portes du Soleil 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.