Chamonix Haute Savoie France

alt. 1035m

Chamonix Northern Alps

3 local ski areas in Chamonix:
Aiguille du midi chamonix, Les planards, Brevent flegere chamonix


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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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Chamonix Grands Montets

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Chamonix Brevent Skiarea

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Mont Blanc

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Charamillon gondola

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Charamillon gondola

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Vallorcine gondola

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Weather report

Moderate snow forecasted today. Temperature low -3 °C, high 0 °C. Freezing level at 1245 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow depth

Snow report Wednesday December 13

lower 30 - 50cm middle 80cm upper 120cm

42cm of fresh snow during the last 48h

Snow anomaly

92 %

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

Snow alert

Wednesday December 13

lower 5cm upper 9cm


29 %
Lifts open 20 of 69


37 %
Slopes open

Snow sure


Snow-sure score based on 10-year average relative snow depth and temperature. Chamonix is a safe choice for skiing.

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.The ski season for the Chamonix area is from 2017-12-02.

Ski map


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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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