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Is Vallåsen snowsure?

The snowiest week in Vallåsen is week 3 of February. There are typically 2.0 snowy days during this week with 4cm of snowfall. Check out the Vallåsen 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 Vallåsen

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December3cm1.3 days
January3cm1.8 days
February3cm2.0 days
March2cm0.9 days
April0cm0.1 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Vallåsen during April (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of April for Vallåsen is 0 cm. There are typically 0.1 snowy days during this week. Vallasen normal weather and snow conditions during the second week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 80m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (1536m) is far above the mid altitude of Vallasen. Snow falls on just one day every 14 years in Vallasen in the middle of April 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 day and night in Vallasen during week two of April with average maximum temperature 8.7°C and minimum temperature 6.4°C at the mid altitude. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mainly light winds (average 17km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be more than more than 30km/h one day. Based on our hindcast archive, we don't expect any fresh snow days or any bluebird days at the middle elevation of the ski area of Vallasen at this time of year.


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Vallåsen and (2007 – 2018).

Winter
Summer

Vallåsen

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Vallåsen 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 Vallåsen 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 Vallåsen 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 Vallåsen 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 Vallåsen and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
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 Vallåsen 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.