Turoa Snow History

Is Turoa snowsure? Check out the Turoa 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. Whether you prefer bluebird conditions, powder days in any weather or just reliable snow in guaranteed sub-zero temperatures you can easily find the best week to go.

This week in history: Turoa expected weather and snow conditions during the last week of July at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1962m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (1760m) is close to the mid altitude of Turoa. Snowy weather is typical. On average, expect three or four days with snowfall per week in Turoa at the end of July but a rainy day during this week happens about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 18cm. Temperatures should generally remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Turoa during week four of July is -1.1°C while the average minimum temperature is just -2.2°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Frequently windy. (average 31km/h) with the mean wind greater than 30km/h three days per week, potentially strong enough to affect lift operations. Below-freezing, calm and sunny perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day during this week but clear, calm and cold days that do not have fresh snowfall happen on average two days during this week each year.

Turoa Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Turoa (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Best ski days:

  • 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)

Turoa

Winter
Summer
  • Best ski days:

  • 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 Turoa are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. 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.

Turoa Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Turoa (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Turoa

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Turoa are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. 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.

Turoa Temperature

Average temperature in Turoa (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Turoa

Winter
Summer
Freezing level
  • 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 Turoa 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.

Turoa snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in June9cm2.5 days
Snow in July21cm3.3 days
Snow in August18cm3.5 days
Snow in September17cm3.1 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data