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Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort Weather & snow trends

Ski Canada - BC

Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort Weather & snow trends


Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort Snow History

Is Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort snowsure? Check out the Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort 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. Whether you prefer bluebird conditions, powder days in any weather or just reliable snow in guaranteed sub-zero temperatures you can easily find the best week to go.

This week in history: Wiegele typical weather and snow conditions during the third week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2308m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (313m) is well bellow the middle elevation of Wiegele. Very frequent snowfalls are typical in Wiegele in the middle of December. Based on long term weather statistics for Wiegele, five days with fresh snowfall per week is typical. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 28cm. Be ready for very low temperatures with the average maximum temperature in Wiegele in week three of December of just -12.1°C at the middle elevation and minimum temperatures typically falling to -13.2°C. On average, only one or two days with sunshine per week. Mainly light winds (average 20km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but the historical norm is for the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day in this week. Below-freezing, calm and sunny ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day during this week while fresh snow days that do not coincide with cold, sunny and calm weather also happen on average two or three days during this week every year.

Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Best ski days:

  • 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)

Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort

Winter
Summer
  • Best ski days:

  • 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 Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. 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.

Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. 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.

Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort Temperature

Average temperature in Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort

Winter
Summer
Freezing level
  • 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 Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort 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.

Mike Wiegele Heli-Skiing Resort snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December25cm4.3 days
Snow in January26cm4.1 days
Snow in February27cm4.4 days
Snow in March34cm5.4 days
Snow in April24cm5.0 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data