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French Snow Forecasts - Wednesday 21st October 2020

France Snow Forecasts and Reports for French Ski Resorts

When will it next snow in France?

Snow is next forecast to fall in France over the next 2 days, in at least 6 Ski Resorts including Alpe d'Huez, Alpe d’Huez grand domaine Ski, Chamonix, La Grave and Les Deux Alpes.

How much snow is there in France?

The deepest reported snow in France is in Le Corbier, which reports snow depths of 360cm on upper slopes and 85cm lower down.

When did it last snow in France?

Recent snow reports indicate that it last snowed in France on Friday 2nd October 2020, in Ski Resorts including Chamonix.

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Top 10 French Ski Resorts by Snow Depth

Ski Resorts in France with the deepest reported Snow.
Ski Resort Report Valley Depth^
Le Corbier85cm360cm
Alpe d'Huez-200cm
La Norma-
Ski Pass Mont Blanc75cm160cm
St Gervais Mont-Blanc75cm160cm
Font Romeu90cm130cm
Ax les Thermes50cm120cm
Les 7 Laux Prapoutel20cm100cm

Top 10 French Ski Resorts by Forecast Snow

Ski Resorts in France by snow forecast in the next two days.
Ski Resort Forecast 48HrTueWedThuFriSatSunMon 7Day
Alpe d'Huez2cm 68cm
La Plagne-22cm
Les Arcs-31cm
Val Thorens-25cm
Val d'Isère-27cm
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French Ski Resorts - Forecast Snow Comparison

The latest snow forecasts for Ski Resorts in France - please note that all ski resorts can be affected by weather at short notice, and you should check with the Tourist Office before travelling.

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French Snow Forecasts
Ski Resort Forecast 48HrTueWedThuFriSatSunMon 7DaySnow Conditions
Alpe d'Huez2cm 68cm Ski Area Opens:5 Dec
Argentière-46cm -
Avoriaz-7cm Ski Area Opens:11 Dec
Ax les Thermes-5cm Ski Area Opens:5 Dec
Brides-les-Bains-32cm -
Cambre d'Aze-9cm -
Chamonix1cm24cm -
Champagny en Vanoise-21cm -
Chamrousse-20cm -
Châtel-11cm -
Courchevel-30cm Ski Area Opens:5 Dec
Flaine-8cm -
Font Romeu-9cm Ski Area Opens:4 Dec
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La Chapelle d'Abondance-13cm -
La Clusaz-8cm -
La Joue du Loup-24cm -
La Plagne-22cm Ski Area Opens:12 Dec
La Rosière-31cm -
La Tania-32cm -
Le Corbier-9cm Ski Area Opens:19 Dec
Le Grand Bornand-8cm -
Les Angles---
Les Arcs-31cm -
Les Carroz-8cm -
Les Contamines-8cm -
Les Deux Alpes4cm 47cm Ski Area Opens:28 Nov
Les Gets-7cm Ski Area Opens:19 Dec
Les Houches-6cm -
Les Menuires-19cm Ski Area Opens:5 Dec
Les Orres-36cm Ski Area Opens:12 Dec
Les Saisies-10cm -
Megève-10cm -
Mont Ventoux-8cm -
Montchavin-Les Coches-44cm Ski Area Opens:19 Dec
Montgenèvre-34cm Ski Area Closed
Morillon-8cm -
Morzine-7cm -
Méribel-32cm -
Peisey-Vallandry-34cm -
Praz sur Arly-10cm -
Puy Saint Vincent-16cm Ski Area Opens:12 Dec
Risoul-19cm -
Saint Martin de Belleville-29cm -
Sainte-Foy Tarentaise-19cm Ski Area Opens:19 Dec
Samoëns-8cm -
Serre Chevalier-16cm -
St Gervais Mont-Blanc-4cm Ski Area Opens:12 Dec
The Three Valleys-32cm Ski Area Opens:21 Nov
Thollon-les-Mémises-13cm Ski Area Opens:19 Dec
Tignes-20cm -
Val Cenis-22cm -
Val Thorens-25cm Ski Area Opens:21 Nov
Val d'Isère-27cm -
Valfréjus-21cm -
Valloire-15cm Ski Area Opens:19 Dec
Valmeinier-15cm -
Valmorel-2cm Ski Area Opens:19 Dec
Vaujany-33cm Ski Area Opens:12 Dec

N.B. The above table shows only the top 60 French ski resorts; please use the Map in the menu above or the links below to see regions of France.

The French snow forecast figures given here are the likely average cumulative snowfall on each day, for the specified ski resort. Local snow depths may vary considerably from slope to slope.

Off Piste and Avalanche Safety

Ski Safe : If you intend to ski or snowboard off piste in France, you must check conditions locally before doing so. Always check the Avalanche Risk Level and carry appropriate avalanche safety equipment at all times.

French Snow Forecast Table Key

  • Snow Forecast - links to 7-Day medium-range and 14-Day long-range Snow Forecasts.
  • 48 Hours - total snowfall forecast in the next 48 hours.
  • 7 Days - total snowfall possible over the next 7 days.
  • Status - ski area status (Open/Closed/Unknown).
  • Snow Conditions - current skiing conditions.

All Snow Forecasts beyond 2 days are subject to change. The multi-day snowfall totals above are the total quantity of fresh snow expected to fall, and do NOT account for settling and compaction that will occur.

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