Courtesy of Orcieres Merlette tourist office
Courtesy of Orcieres Merlette Tourist Office
Courtesy of Orcieres
Moderate snow forecasted today. Temperature low -6 °C, high 0 °C. Freezing level at 1665 meters.
Snow alert Sunday March 18
Avalanche risk level Sunday March 18
5-day snow forecast
The upper slopes will receive 15cm in the next 5 days
Snow report Sunday March 18
Snow condition Fresh. 9cm of fresh snow during the last 48h
Average long-year snow depth in week 11 is 63cm on the lower slopes and 152cm on the upper slopes.
Current snow depth is above long-term average.
Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature
Orcieres Merlette is a safe choice for skiing.
The ski area of Orcieres Merlette consists of 100km of skiing slopes between 1850-2725m altitude. There are 46km of blue, 43km of red and 11km of black slopes.
the skiarea is serviced by 30 lifts.
Closest transit point for ski destination Orcieres Merlette is Grenoble airport. The travel distance is 120 km which equals an est. travel time of 2 hours 0 mins.
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