Is Winterberg snowsure?

The snowiest week in Winterberg is week 2 of January. There are typically 2.7 snowy days during this week with 11cm of snowfall. Check out the Winterberg 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 Winterberg

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December7cm2.4 days
January9cm2.9 days
February8cm2.6 days
March6cm1.9 days
April3cm1.0 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Winterberg during August (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of August for Winterberg is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Winterberg typical weather and snow conditions during the third week of August at the middle elevation of the ski area at 735m, based on historical averages over the last 14 years: At this time of year the mean freezing level (3375m) is far above the mid altitude of Winterberg. Snowy weather is unlikely in Winterberg in the middle of August but on average there are three days during this week each year when it rains Typical temperatures are well above freezing both day and night at the mid altitude in Winterberg during week three of August with the average afternoon temperature 16.0°C and the minimum temperature 13.8°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mostly light winds (average 15km/h) but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Winterberg and (2007 – 2022).



Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Winterberg and (2007 – 2022)


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

The most cherished days on the mountain in Winterberg 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 Winterberg and (2007 – 2022)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
Days with significant rainfall.

The snowiest weeks of the year in Winterberg 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 Winterberg and (2007 – 2022)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Winterberg 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.