Orcieres Merlette ski resort - weather, snow reports and reviews

Orcières Merlette Southern Alps 1832-2705m

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Weather report

Partly cloudy forecasted today. Temperature low -5 °C, high 2 °C. Wind Light breeze at 9km/h .

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Weather outlook

Weather conditions resort

Mountain weather

Mountain temperature at Col de Freissinieres 2705m 4 to 0°C. Freezing level at 2475 meters.

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast


8cm settles on the upper slopes within 5 days

Snow days

days with snow depth (in %, 10-year avg)

050cm (89%)
100cm (64%)
150cm (29%)
200cm (8%)
250cm (1%)

Snow sure

Rank class based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature


Ski area

The ski area of Orcieres Merlette consists of 100.0 km of skiing slopes between 1850-2725m altitude. 92% is above 2000m. 58% is facing South.

There are 46.0 km of blue, 43.0 km of red, and 11.0 km of black slopes serviced by 31 lifts.

Ski map


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


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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