Zermatt Valais Switzerland

alt. 1620m

Zermatt Valais

Dorfstrasse

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Sunnegga

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Findeln

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Zermatt Kirchplatz

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Findeln

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Zermatt Sunnegga

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Zermatt Heliport LSEZ Dorf

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Zermatt

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Zermatt Trockener Steg

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Zermatt Sunnegga

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Zermatt Rothorn

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Zermatt Kirchplatz

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Weather report

Snow showers forecasted today. Temperature low -4 °C, high 0 °C. Freezing level at 2169 meters.

Weather today

Weather outlook

Avalanche

Avalanche risk level Tuesday January 23

Avalanche risk 4

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 40cm middle 62cm upper 67cm

The upper slopes will receive 67cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Tuesday January 23

lower 180 - 225cm middle 268cm upper 390cm

Snow condition fresh cover. 56cm of fresh snow during the last 48h Zermatt is one of the best best destinations in the Alps the next 3 days for powder and free riding skiing.

Snow anomaly

222 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 04 is 51cm on the lower slopes and 176cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is above long-term average.

Powder

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

Lifts

11 %
7 of 64 lifts in operation

Slopes

11 %
34 of 313km slopes open

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr avg snow depth and temperature

9/10

Zermatt is a very safe choice for skiing.

Ski area

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.

Ski map

Reviews

Summer and Winter in Zermatt is magical, always plenty going on, best skiing in the world, best facilities to get up the mountains, ski to Cervinia if you like pasta. Perhaps I am biased being an an..

Points of interest

Micro-climate

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Tourist office

www.zermatt.ch