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Velika Planina Snow History

Is Velika Planina snowsure?

The snowiest week in Velika Planina is week 1 of February. There are typically 4.3 snowy days during this week with 41cm of snowfall. Check out the Velika Planina 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 Velika Planina

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December14cm2.0 days
January14cm2.8 days
February30cm3.7 days
March16cm3.1 days
April9cm1.5 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Velika Planina during February (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of February for Velika Planina is 23 cm. There are typically 2.9 snowy days during this week. Velika Planina normal weather and snow conditions during the third week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1545m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (1045m) is slightly lower than the mid altitude of Velika Planina. Based on long-term averages, there are three days with snowfall per week in Velika Planina in the middle of February but rain is just possible at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 5 years during this week of February. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 23cm. Temperatures should typically hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Velika Planina during week three of February is -3.2°C while the average minimum temperature is just -4.5°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mostly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day. Calm, sunny and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week but clear, calm and cold days that don't have new snow occur on average two days during this week each year.


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Snow Conditions

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

Winter
Summer

Velika Planina

Average Snow Conditions in Velika Planina Graph. (Updated on: 2020-02-16)


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 Velika Planina 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 Velika Planina and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Velika Planina

Average Snowfall in Velika Planina Graph. (Updated on: 2020-02-16)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Velika Planina 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 Velika Planina and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

Velika Planina

Average Temperatures in Velika Planina Graph. (Updated on: 2020-02-16)


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 Velika Planina 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.