Is Zell am See snowsure?

The snowiest week in Zell am See is week 1 of March. There are typically 3.6 snowy days during this week with 26cm of snowfall. Check out the Zell am See 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 Zell am See

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December17cm3.0 days
January22cm3.6 days
February19cm3.8 days
March17cm3.2 days
April12cm1.7 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Zell am See during September (week 3):

The average snowfall forecast during week 3 of September for Zell am See is 3 cm. There are typically 0.4 snowy days during this week. Zell am See normal weather and snow conditions during the third week of September at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1379m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (2992m) is far above the middle elevation of Zell am See. A day with snowfall happens on average every other year during the third week of September but it rains much more frequently, with rain falling on three or four days during this particular week of September. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 6cm. Usual temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the middle elevation in Zell am See during week three of September with the average afternoon temperature 10.0°C and the minimum temperature 7.4°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Generally light winds (average 8km/h).

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Zell am See and (2007 – 2018).


Zell am See

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Zell am See 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 Zell am See 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 Zell am See and (2007 – 2018)


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

The snowiest weeks of the year in Zell am See 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 Zell am See 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 Zell am See 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.