Vars / Hautes Alpes

Vars Southern Alps 1860-2732m

Sainte-Croix L Auberson

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Argentera - Colle della Maddalena - La Gipjera: vista verso valle

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Argentera - Colle della Maddalena - La Gipjera: vista verso monte

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Weather report

Fair forecasted today. Temperature low 4 °C, high 14 °C. Wind Light air at 4km/h .

Weather today

Weather conditions ski area

Weather outlook

Weather conditions resort

Mountain weather

Mountain temperature at Pic de Chabrieres 2732m 11 to 4°C. Freezing level at 3895 meters.

Snow depth

Snow report Saturday April 13

60cm
60cm
140cm
2296m
2732m

Snow quality 6.

Snow anomaly

125%

Average long-year snow depth in week 15 is 58 cm on the lower slopes and 112 cm on the upper slopes. Current snow depth is above long-term average.

Snow days

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

050cm (86%)
100cm (58%)
150cm (20%)
200cm (10%)
250cm (1%)

Snow sure

Rank class based on 10yr average snow depth and temperature

20/100

Ski area

The ski area of La Foret Blanche consists of 185.0 km of skiing slopes between 1650-2750m altitude. 82% is above 2000m. 38% is facing East.

There are 75.0 km of blue, 90.0 km of red, and 20.0 km of black slopes serviced by 47 lifts.

Ski map

Rating

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

Reviews

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 ..

Transfer

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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Tourist office

www.vars-ski.com