Gosau Salzburgerland Austria

alt. 794m

Skiregion Dachstein West

Dachstein West - Zwieselalm Talstation

Courtesy of Feratel

Dachstein West - Zwieselalm Bergstation

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Dachstein West - Hornspitz Talstation

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Skiregion Dachstein West

Courtesy of Weti

Blick auf die Sonnenalm Gosau

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Weather report

Snow forecasted today. Temperature low -3 °C, high 1 °C. Freezing level at 1012 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow alert

Snow alert Thursday January 18

lower 3cm middle 9cm upper 13cm

Moderate snow alert


Avalanche risk level Thursday January 18

Avalanche risk 4

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 33cm middle 63cm upper 75cm

The upper slopes will receive 75cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Thursday January 18

lower 70cm middle 105cm upper 140cm

Snow condition grippy. 32cm of fresh snow during the last 48h

Snow anomaly

125 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 03 is 45cm on the lower slopes and 112cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is above long-term average.


95 %
20 of 21 lifts in operation


74 %
45 of 61km slopes open

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature


Gosau is a safe choice for skiing.

Ski area

The ski area of Skiregion Dachstein West consists of 119km of skiing slopes between 712-1700m altitude. There are 43km of blue, 69km of red and 7km of black slopes.

Ski map


Closest transit point for ski destination Gosau is Salzburg airport. The travel distance is 72.6 km which equals an est. travel time of 1 hour 3 mins.

Points of interest


Ski resorts with a similar micro-climate as Gosau:


Neighbouring ski resorts of Gosau:

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