Bessans / Savoie

alt. 1750m

Bessans Northern Alps

Val Cenis

Courtesy of Val Cenis Tourist Office

Val Cenis

Courtesy of Val Cenis Tourist Office

Olympique de Bellevarde

Courtesy of Viewsurf

Val Claret

Courtesy of Katalys

Val Claret

Courtesy of See Tignes

Le Lac

Courtesy of See Tignes

Weather report

Sleet forecasted today. Temperature low 2 °C, high 3 °C. Freezing level at 3022 meters. Wind at 11km/h SE.

Snow alert

Snow alert Thursday April 25

lower 3cm
mid 6cm
upper 9cm

The upper slopes will receive 9cm today

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 7cm
mid 12cm
upper 16cm

The upper slopes will receive 16cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Thursday April 25

lower 35cm
mid 35cm
upper 35cm

11cm of fresh snow during the last 48h

Snow anomaly

64 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 17 is 43cm on the lower slopes and 55cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is below long-term average.

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature



The ski region Bessans was voted an average of 6.6 by our visitors.


Closest transit point for ski destination Bessans is Torino airport. The travel distance is 105 km which equals an est. travel time of 1 hour 47 mins.


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