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Is White Pass Village snowsure?

The snowiest week in White Pass Village is week 3 of December. There are typically 4.5 snowy days during this week with 44cm of snowfall. Check out the White Pass Village 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 White Pass Village

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December36cm4.0 days
January29cm3.4 days
February31cm4.1 days
March32cm4.5 days
April18cm3.5 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in White Pass Village during September (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of September for White Pass Village is 1 cm. There are typically 0.3 snowy days during this week. White Pass Village normal weather and snow conditions during the third week of September at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1600m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (3398m) is well above the middle elevation of White Pass Village. A day with snowfall occurs on average every second year during the third week of September but in a typical year there are also a couple of rainy days during this week of September. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 2cm. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the middle elevation in White Pass Village during week three of September with the average afternoon temperature 11.1°C and the minimum temperature 8.2°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Generally light winds (average 10km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

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

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Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in White Pass Village 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 White Pass Village 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 White Pass Village 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 White Pass Village 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 White Pass Village 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 White Pass Village 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.