Courtesy of Orcieres Merlette tourist office
Courtesy of Orcieres Merlette Tourist Office
Courtesy of Orcieres
Snow forecasted today. Temperature low -3 °C, high 1 °C. Freezing level at 1506 meters.
Snow alert Tuesday January 16
Moderate snow alert
Avalanche risk level Tuesday January 16
5-day snow forecast
The upper slopes will receive 57cm in the next 5 days
Snow report Tuesday January 16
Snow condition Good. 15cm of fresh snow during the last 48h
Average long-year snow depth in week 03 is 59cm on the lower slopes and 136cm 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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