Chamonix / Haute Savoie

alt. 1035m

Chamonix Northern Alps

Domaine de Balme

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Aiguille du Midi

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Chamonix monte bianco

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Le Triangle

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Place Balmat

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Chamonix Centre

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Aiguille du Midi

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Aiguille du Midi

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Chamonix Place Balmat

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Chamonix Panorama

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Chamonix Mont Blanc

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Weather report

Clear sky forecasted today. Temperature low -6 °C, high 0 °C. Freezing level at 1095 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 8cm
mid 16cm
upper 20cm

The upper slopes will receive 20cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Thursday December 13

mid 125cm
upper 250cm

14cm of fresh snow during the last 48h

Snow anomaly

192 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 50 is 16cm on the lower slopes and 130cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is above long-term average.

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature


Ski area

The ski area of Chamonix consists of 147km of skiing slopes between 1035-3300m altitude. There are 44km of blue, 70km of red and 33km of black slopes. The skiarea is serviced by 53 lifts.

Ski map


The ski region Chamonix was voted an average of 8.1 by our visitors.


Chamonix consists of 3 separate skireas each with their own identity. Le Tour at the very end of the Chamonix Valley, just 100 m from the Swiss border, is a large bowl-shaped area with long and wide..


Closest transit point for ski destination Chamonix is Geneve airport. The travel distance is 82.2 km which equals an est. travel time of 1 hour 3 mins.

Points of interest


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