Moderate snow forecasted today. Temperature low -13 °C, high -4 °C. Freezing level at 1068 meters.
Snow alert Saturday February 24
lower 4cmmiddle 7cmupper 7cm
Avalanche risk level Saturday February 24
5-day snow forecast
lower 11cmmiddle 18cmupper 19cm
The upper slopes will receive 19cm in the next 5 days
Snow report Saturday February 24
lower 145 - 150cmmiddle 245cmupper 346cm
Snow condition Excellent. 7cm of fresh snow during the last 48h Zermatt is a good destination the next 3 days for powder and free riding skiing.
Average long-year snow depth in week 08 is 52cm on the lower slopes and 216cm on the upper slopes.
Current snow depth is above long-term average.
The powder score for the lower slopes is 0 and the score for the upper slopes is 3.
43 of 64 lifts in operation
272 of 313km slopes open
Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature
Zermatt is a very safe choice for skiing.
The ski area of Zermatt Breuil Valtournenche consists of 313km of skiing slopes between 1520-3883m altitude. There are 69km of blue, 188km of red and 56km of black slopes.
the skiarea is serviced by 54 lifts.The ski season for the Zermatt area is from 2017-09-01.
Superb ski resort to challenge all levels. I am a ski instructor and enjoyed the chance to have 7 great days of skiing. There is enough challenge and variety for all levels if you choose to pace you..
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