Grindelwald Berner Oberland Switzerland

alt. 1034m

Jungfrau Top Skiregion

Grindelwald First

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Webcam Grindelwald

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Chalet Kasimir oberhalb Grindelwald-Grund mit Blick nach Norden.

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Weather report

Heavy snow forecasted today. Temperature low -3 °C, high 0 °C. Freezing level at 1288 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Snow alert

Snow alert Friday January 19

lower 9cm middle 15cm upper 16cm

Moderate snow alert


Avalanche risk level Friday January 19

Avalanche risk 5

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 37cm middle 75cm upper 98cm

The upper slopes will receive 98cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Friday January 19

lower 5 - 50cm middle 110cm upper 194cm

Snow condition Powder. 60cm of fresh snow during the last 48h Grindelwald is one of the best best destinations in the Alps the next 3 days for powder and free riding skiing.

Snow anomaly

148 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 03 is 29cm on the lower slopes and 131cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is above long-term average.


The powder score for the lower slopes is 3 and the score for the upper slopes is 5.


66 %
20 of 31 lifts in operation


68 %
152 of 223km slopes open

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature


Grindelwald is a safe choice for skiing.

Ski area

The ski area of Jungfrau Top Skiregion consists of 223km of skiing slopes between 1000-2500m altitude. There are 73km of blue, 113km of red and 37km of black slopes.

Ski map


A top ski resort. Plenty to do if the snow isn't forthcoming and endless opportunity for fun when it is (there was a metre of powder when I was there and that was on piste!) The snow, at first, alwa..


Closest transit point for ski destination Grindelwald is Bern airport. The travel distance is 76.0 km which equals an est. travel time of 1 hour 11 mins.

Points of interest


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