Vars / Hautes Alpes

alt. 1850m

Vars Southern Alps

Depart de la telecabine de Chabrieres

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Pre du bois

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Les Orres

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Front de Neige

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Weather report

Clear forecasted today. Temperature low 13 °C, high 22 °C. Wind at 7km/h NW.

Weather today

Weather conditions at low to mid altitude (2088m)

Weather outlook

Weather conditions at low to mid altitude (daily avg) (2088m)

Mountain weather

Mountain temperature at 2766m 16 to 11°C. Freezing level at 5617 meters.

Snow forecast

5-day snow forecast

lower cm
mid cm
upper 5cm
2314 m
2766 m

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

Snow sure

Score based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature


Ski area

The ski area of La Foret Blanche consists of 180km of skiing slopes between 1650-2750m altitude. There are 95km of blue, 67km of red and 18km of black slopes. The skiarea is serviced by 42 lifts.

Ski map


The ski region La Foret Blanche was voted an average of 7.6 by our visitors.


Despite the height of the resort, since this is one of the most southerly in France (other than Pra-Loup and Isola 2000) it does enjoy reliably good weather. I understand it has one of the best sun ..


Closest transit point for ski destination Vars is Torino airport. The travel distance is 159 km which equals an est. travel time of 2 hours 30 mins.


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