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Mount Hermon Snow History

Is Mount Hermon snowsure?

The snowiest week in Mount Hermon is week 1 of January. There are typically 2.2 snowy days during this week with 23cm of snowfall. Check out the Mount Hermon 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 Mount Hermon

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December7cm0.7 days
January16cm1.8 days
February11cm1.8 days
March4cm0.9 days
April1cm0.2 days

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

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of February for Mount Hermon is 11 cm. There are typically 1.5 snowy days during this week. Mount Hermon typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1856m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (2619m) is well above the middle elevation of Mount Hermon. On average, expect one or two days with snowfall per week in Mount Hermon at the end of February with and average of one wet day during this week every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 11cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both night and day in Mount Hermon during week four of February with average maximum temperature 4.7°C and minimum temperature 3.5°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to shine on three or four days per week. Mostly light winds (average 17km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be more than more than 30km/h one day. Calm, sunny and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected this week but fresh snow days that don't coincide with ideal weather conditions are more typical, on average one day every second year during this week each year..


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Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Mount Hermon 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 Mount Hermon 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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Mount Hermon 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 Mount Hermon 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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Mount Hermon 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 Mount Hermon 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.