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Tukino Snow History

Is Tukino snowsure?

The snowiest week in Tukino is week 2 of July. There are typically 3.4 snowy days during this week with 24cm of snowfall. Check out the Tukino 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 Tukino

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June8cm2.5 days
July20cm3.4 days
August16cm3.4 days
September14cm2.8 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Tukino during February (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of February for Tukino is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Tukino prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1785m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (3605m) is well above the mid altitude of Tukino. Fresh Snow is very unlikely in Tukino at the end of February but in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of February. Temperatures averaging above freezing both day and night in Tukino during week four of February with average maximum temperature 9.4°C and minimum temperature 7.7°C at the mid altitude. Expect the sun to shine on three or four days per week. Mostly light winds (average 17km/h) but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week.


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Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Tukino 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 Tukino 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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Tukino 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 Tukino 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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Tukino and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

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 Tukino 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.