Orcieres Merlette / Hautes Alpes

Orcières Merlette Southern Alps 1832-2705m

La Val Coz 1574m

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Ratier

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Avenue de la Muzelle Sud

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Sainte-Croix L Auberson

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Serre Thibaud

Courtesy of Montgenevre Tourist Office

Bardonecchia Jafferau (2310 m)

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Weather report

Heavy snow forecasted today. Temperature low -11 °C, high -9 °C. Wind Gentle breeze at 4km/h .

Weather today

Weather conditions ski area

Weather outlook

Weather conditions resort

Mountain weather

Mountain temperature at Col de Freissinieres 2705m -2 to -1°C. Freezing level at 1540 meters.

Snow alert

Snow alert Saturday December 3

10cm
10cm
12cm
2268m
2705m

12cm settles on the upper slopes today

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

62cm
64cm
76cm
2268m
2705m

76cm settles on the upper slopes in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Saturday December 3

~0cm
25cm
50cm
2268m
2705m

8cm of fresh snow during the last 48h

Snow anomaly

63 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 48 is 22cm on the lower slopes and 80cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is below long-term average.

Snow sure

Rank class based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature

14/100

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 serviced by 30 lifts.

Ski map

Rating

The ski region Orcieres Merlette was voted an average of 7.3 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.

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Closeby

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Tourist office

www.orcieres.com