Is Wintergreen Resort snowsure?

The snowiest week in Wintergreen Resort is week 1 of March. There are typically 1.3 snowy days during this week with 10cm of snowfall. Check out the Wintergreen 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.

Average monthly snow in Wintergreen Resort

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December4cm0.6 days
January4cm0.8 days
February4cm1.0 days
March5cm1.0 days
April0cm0.2 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Wintergreen Resort during April (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of April for Wintergreen Resort is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Wintergreen Resort prevailing weather and snow conditions during the third week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 918m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the typical freezing level (2936m) is well above the mid altitude of Wintergreen Resort. Snowfall is very unlikely in Wintergreen Resort in the middle of April but in a typical year there are a couple of wet days during this week of April. Typical temperatures are well above freezing both day and night at the mid altitude in Wintergreen Resort during week three of April with the average afternoon temperature 11.8°C and the minimum temperature 9.1°C. Expect the sun to shine on three out of seven days. Mainly light winds (average 20km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day per week. Sunny, calm and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are rare, occuring this week on average one year in 1


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Wintergreen Resort and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

Wintergreen Resort

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Wintergreen Resort 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 Wintergreen Resort 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 Wintergreen Resort 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 Wintergreen Resort 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 Wintergreen Resort and (2007 – 2018)

Winter
Summer

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 Wintergreen 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.