Dachstein Gletscher Steiermark Austria

alt. 2700m

Dachstein West Upper Austria

Dachsteiner Gletscher

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Weather report

Heavy Snow forecasted today. Temperature low -17 °C, high -13 °C. Freezing level at 946 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow alert

Snow alert Friday January 19

lower 23cm middle 34cm upper 37cm

Snow alarm!


Avalanche risk level Friday January 19

Avalanche risk 5

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 112cm middle 157cm upper 161cm

The upper slopes will receive 161cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Friday January 19

middle 240cm upper 480cm

68cm of fresh snow during the last 48h Dachstein Gletscher is one of the best best destinations in the Alps the next 3 days for powder and free riding skiing.


The powder score for the lower slopes is 5 and the score for the upper slopes is 5.

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature


Dachstein Gletscher is a very safe choice for skiing.

Ski area

The ski area of Dachstein Gletscher consists of 4km of skiing slopes between 2295-2700m altitude. There are 2km of blue, 1km of red and 1km of black slopes. the skiarea is serviced by 28 lifts.

Ski map


Closest transit point for ski destination Dachstein Gletscher is Salzburg airport. The travel distance is 89.4 km which equals an est. travel time of 1 hour 14 mins.

Points of interest


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