Is Valgrande-Pajares snowsure?

The snowiest week in Valgrande-Pajares is week 1 of February. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week with 38cm of snowfall. Check out the Valgrande-Pajares 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 Valgrande-Pajares

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December16cm2.0 days
January17cm2.6 days
February22cm2.9 days
March16cm2.5 days
April9cm1.9 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Valgrande-Pajares during October (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of October for Valgrande-Pajares is 1 cm. There are typically 0.2 snowy days during this week. Valgrande-Pajares expected weather and snow conditions during the first week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1649m, based on historical averages over the last 14 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (3570m) is a long way above the middle elevation of Valgrande-Pajares. Snow falls on just one day every 5 years in Valgrande-Pajares at the start of October but in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of October. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 5cm. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both day and night at the middle elevation in Valgrande-Pajares during week one of October with the average afternoon temperature 10.6°C and the minimum temperature 8.6°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Generally light winds (average 12km/h).

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Valgrande-Pajares and (2007 – 2022).



Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Valgrande-Pajares and (2007 – 2022)


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 Valgrande-Pajares 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 Valgrande-Pajares and (2007 – 2022)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Valgrande-Pajares 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 Valgrande-Pajares and (2007 – 2022)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Valgrande-Pajares 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.