Orcieres Merlette / Hautes Alpes

alt. 1850m

Orcières Merlette Southern Alps

Plateau de Rocherousse

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Sommet Estaris

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Drouvet summit 2655m

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Orcieres 1850m

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Orcieres Croze

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Les Rouies

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Weather report

Fair forecasted today. Temperature low 2 °C, high 8 °C. Freezing level at 3460 meters. Wind at 7km/h NULL.

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower cm
mid 1cm
upper 3cm

The upper slopes will receive 3cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Friday April 19

lower 40 - 55cm
mid 90cm
upper 125cm

Snow anomaly

100 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 16 is 28cm on the lower slopes and 125cm on the upper slopes.

Lifts

68 %
20 of 30 lifts in operation

Slopes

74 %
74 of 100km slopes open

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature

6.2/10

Ski area

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.

Ski map

Rating

The ski region Orcieres Merlette was voted an average of 7.2 by our visitors.

Transfer

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.

Micro-climate

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Closeby

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Tourist office

www.orcieres.com