Is Val d'Irène snowsure?

The snowiest week in Val d'Irène is week 1 of March. There are typically 5.0 snowy days during this week with 29cm of snowfall. Check out the Val d'Irène 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 Val d'Irène

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December22cm4.4 days
January23cm4.6 days
February21cm5.0 days
March24cm4.5 days
April14cm3.4 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Val d'Irène during May (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of May for Val d'Irène is 0 cm. There are typically 0.1 snowy days during this week. Val d Irene expected weather and snow conditions during the third week of May at the middle elevation of the ski area at 565m, based on historical averages over the last 8 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (2263m) is a long way above the mid altitude of Val d Irene. Snow falls on just one day every 7 years in Val d Irene in the middle of May but in an average year there are two or three days during this week each year that are wet. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 0cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Val d Irene during week three of May with average maximum temperature 9.6°C and minimum temperature 7.6°C at the mid altitude. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Mainly light winds (average 16km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Val d'Irène and (2007 – 2018).


Val d'Irène


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Val d'Irène 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 Val d'Irène 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 Val d'Irène and (2007 – 2018)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Val d'Irène 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 Val d'Irène 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 Val d'Irène 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.