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Zauchensee Snow History

Is Zauchensee snowsure?

The snowiest week in Zauchensee is week 1 of February. There are typically 4.7 snowy days during this week with 29cm of snowfall. Check out the Zauchensee 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 Zauchensee

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December18cm3.1 days
January25cm3.7 days
February21cm3.9 days
March19cm3.4 days
April15cm2.1 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Zauchensee during February (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of February for Zauchensee is 19 cm. There are typically 3.8 snowy days during this week. Zauchensee normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1560m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (1166m) is slightly below the mid altitude of Zauchensee. Regular fresh snowfalls are the norm in Zauchensee at the end of February. On average, expect four days with snowfall per week but rain is also known at this time of year: you can expect on average one rainy day every 14 years during this week of February. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 19cm. Temperatures should usually stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Zauchensee during week four of February is -2.9°C while the average minimum temperature is just -4.8°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 10km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Below-freezing, calm and sunny perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) occur on average one day every second year during this week while fresh snow days that do not coincide with ideal weather also occur on average two days during this week in any given year.

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Snow Conditions

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


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 Zauchensee 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 precipitation (snow/rain) in Zauchensee and (2007 – 2018)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Zauchensee 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 Zauchensee and (2007 – 2018)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

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