Ruka / Finland

alt. 291m


Weather report

Snow forecasted today. Temperature low -7 °C, high -5 °C. Wind at 15km/h W.

Snow alert

Snow alert Saturday February 23

lower 4cm
mid 10cm
upper 13cm

Moderate snow alert The upper slopes will receive 13cm today

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower 4cm
mid 10cm
upper 13cm

The upper slopes will receive 13cm in the next 5 days

Snow depth

Snow report Saturday February 23

lower 72cm
upper 71cm

Snow condition New snow. 15cm of fresh snow during the last 48h

Snow anomaly

87 %

Average long-year snow depth in week 08 is 58cm on the lower slopes and 82cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is below long-term average.


77 %
18 of 23 lifts in operation


100 %
28 of 28km slopes open

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature


Ski area

The ski area of Ruka consists of 28km of skiing slopes between 295-1600m altitude. There are 10km of blue, 14km of red and 4km of black slopes.


The ski region Ruka was voted an average of 7.7 by our visitors.


I chose Ruka because it seemed to have snow late on in the season and it wasn't too large for first timers. It was fab - all of us managed to learn to ski or at least stand up and get to the bottom ..


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