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Is White Wilderness Heliskiing snowsure?

The snowiest week in White Wilderness Heliskiing is week 4 of March. There are typically 6.3 snowy days during this week with 60cm of snowfall. Check out the White Wilderness Heliskiing 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 Wilderness Heliskiing

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December26cm3.6 days
January24cm4.3 days
February33cm4.1 days
March39cm5.2 days
April28cm4.9 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in White Wilderness Heliskiing during August (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of August for White Wilderness Heliskiing is 0 cm. There are typically 0.1 snowy days during this week. White Wilderness Heliskiing prevailing weather and snow conditions during the first week of August at the middle elevation of the heli-ski area at 1967m, based on historical averages over the last 2 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (3510m) is well above the middle elevation of White Wilderness Heliskiing. Snow falls on just one day every 7 years in White Wilderness Heliskiing at the start of August but on average there is one wet day this week every year. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 0cm. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the middle elevation in White Wilderness Heliskiing during week one of August with the average afternoon temperature 11.0°C and the minimum temperature 9.6°C. Usually there are four days per week when the sun comes out at this time of year. Generally light winds (average 9km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


Compare White Wilderness Heliskiing with:

Snow Depths

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

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Summer

White Wilderness Heliskiing

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in White Wilderness Heliskiing 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 Wilderness Heliskiing 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 Wilderness Heliskiing 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 White Wilderness Heliskiing 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 Wilderness Heliskiing 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 Wilderness Heliskiing 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.