Partly cloudy forecasted today. Temperature low -8 °C, high -4 °C. Freezing level at 1804 meters.
Avalanche risk level Monday February 19
5-day snow forecast
lower 7cmmiddle 12cmupper 12cm
The upper slopes will receive 12cm in the next 5 days
Snow report Monday February 19
lower 40cmmiddle 105cmupper 170cm
Snow condition Packed. 4cm of fresh snow during the last 48h
Average long-year snow depth in week 08 is 93cm on the lower slopes and 139cm on the upper slopes.
Current snow depth is above long-term average.
69 of 73 lifts in operation
122 of 145km slopes open
Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature
Sestriere is a very safe choice for skiing.
The ski area of La Voie Lactee consists of 145km of skiing slopes between 1359-2823m altitude. There are 42km of blue, 73km of red and 30km of black slopes.
The ski season for the Via Lattea Montgenevre Sestriere area is from 2017-12-08.
I went to Sestriere in January 06 and found a huge ski-area called Via Lattea (The Milky Way). It consisted of several Italian villages and one village in France. The skirarena is not very well conn..
MICHELLE K. DEWOLFE MONTREAL
Closest transit point for ski destination Sestriere is Torino airport. The travel distance is 102 km which equals an est. travel time of 1 hour 26 mins.
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