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Is Villarrica-Pucon snowsure?

The snowiest week in Villarrica-Pucon is week 1 of August. There are typically 4.5 snowy days during this week with 100cm of snowfall. Check out the Villarrica-Pucon 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 Villarrica-Pucon

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
June61cm3.5 days
July70cm3.9 days
August89cm4.1 days
September35cm3.0 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Villarrica-Pucon during July (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of July for Villarrica-Pucon is 82 cm. There are typically 4.1 snowy days during this week. Villarrica-Pucon typical weather and snow conditions during the second week of July at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1720m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (1871m) is similar to the middle elevation of Villarrica-Pucon. Regular fresh snowfalls are to be expected in Villarrica-Pucon in the middle of July. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week but a rainy day during this week happens about one year in two. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 82cm. Temperatures should generally hold a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Villarrica-Pucon during week two of July is -0.6°C while the average minimum temperature is just -1.8°C. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Often windy. (average 32km/h) with the mean wind more than 30km/h three days in this week, potentially strong enough to affect lift operations. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day during this week while powder days that do not have ideal weather conditions also happen on average two or three days during this week every year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

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Summer

Villarrica-Pucon

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Villarrica-Pucon and (2007 – 2018)

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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 Villarrica-Pucon 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 Villarrica-Pucon and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Villarrica-Pucon 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 Villarrica-Pucon and (2007 – 2018)

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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 Villarrica-Pucon 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.