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Swiss Snow Forecasts - Wednesday 28th February 2024

Snow Mail

Switzerland Snow Forecasts and Reports for Swiss Ski Resorts

Where is there snow in Switzerland?

Powder Alert!

Updated 29 February 01:13:35 AEDT

Powder Alarms and Snow Storm Warnings have been issued for at least 30 ski areas including Maloja, Realp, Saas-Fee, Täsch and Zermatt.

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When will it next snow in Switzerland?

There is snow forecast to fall in Switzerland over the next 2 days, in at least 50 Ski Resorts including Grindelwald, St. Moritz, Verbier, Wengen and Zermatt.

How much snow is there in Switzerland?

The deepest reported snow in Switzerland is in Flims-Laax-Falera, which reports snow depths of 412cm on upper slopes and 10cm lower down.

When did it last snow in Switzerland?

Recent snow reports indicate that it snowed in Switzerland today (28 February), in at least 8 Ski Resorts including Bivio, Lenzerheide - Valbella, Lötschental, Saas Fee and Unterbäch-Brandalp.

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Top Swiss Ski Resorts by Forecast Snow

Ski Resorts in Switzerland with most snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Saas Grund139cm
Saastal139cm
Saas Almagell138cm
Saas-Fee162cm
Visperterminen129cm
Bosco Gurin111cm
Nara110cm
Monte Tamaro / Rivera96cm
Lötschental95cm
Fiesch93cm

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Top Swiss Ski Resorts by Snow Depth

Swiss ski areas with the greatest reported snow depths.
Ski Resort Report Upper
Flims-Laax-Falera412cm
Lötschental370cm
Engelberg297cm
Mürren281cm
Melchsee-Frutt280cm
Leukerbad258cm
Maloja230cm
La Punt229cm
S-Chanf229cm
Zuoz229cm

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Swiss Ski Resorts - Forecast Snow Comparison

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

Swiss Snow Forecasts
Ski Resort Forecast 48 HrWedThuFriSatSunMonTue 7 DaySnow Conditions
Adelboden1cm 37cm hard spring snow
Airolo1cm91cm Not Known
Andermatt6cm 88cm spring snow powder
Avers / Cresta1cm 65cm -
Boltigen-42cm Powder Snow
Bosco Gurin2cm 111cm Not Known
Braunwald-34cm Wet Snow
Cardada - Cimetta1cm 73cm -
Champéry-39cm hard spring snow
Chandolin-45cm Powder Snow
Crans-Montana1cm 45cm Hard
Davos1cm 16cm hard powder
Engelberg2cm 43cm powder hard
Ernen2cm 92cm -
Evolène-40cm Powder Snow
Falera-27cm -
Fiesch2cm 93cm -
Flims1cm40cm -
Grimentz1cm 34cm powder hard
Grindelwald5cm 55cm Powder Snow
Gstaad-35cm hard wet
Handgruobi-45cm -
Interlaken2cm 14cm -
Jaun-Dorf-48cm Hard
Jungfrau Region-59cm Powder Snow
Kandersteg1cm 34cm Not Known
Klosters1cm 16cm hard powder
Laax1cm40cm -
Lagalb1cm 19cm -
Lenzerheide - Valbella1cm 34cm Not Known
Les Crosets-38cm hard spring snow
Melchsee-Frutt-63cm hard wet
Montreux-32cm -
Morgins1cm 55cm hard spring snow
Nendaz1cm 33cm Not Known
Oberwil-28cm -
Pontresina1cm 60cm Powder Snow
Realp1cm82cm -
Reigoldswil-28cm -
S-Chanf2cm 30cm Powder Snow
Saanen-55cm hard wet
Saas-Fee20cm 162cm -
Sainte - Croix / Les Rasses-8cm Hard
Salvan - Les Marécottes-51cm -
Samnaun-19cm Powder Snow
Schwellbrunn-Appenzell-3cm -
Schwyz-41cm Spring Snow
SkiArena Andermatt-Sedrun-87cm spring snow powder
St. Moritz7cm 47cm Powder Snow
Stoos-49cm hard spring snow
Thyon les Collons1cm 41cm Hard
Vals / Valsertal1cm37cm Powder Snow
Verbier2cm 50cm Powder Snow
Villars - Gryon-39cm hard spring snow
Wangs-19cm -
Wengen4cm 46cm Powder Snow
Zermatt16cm 123cm powder hard

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

The Swiss 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 Switzerland, you must check conditions locally before doing so. Always check the Avalanche Risk Level and carry appropriate avalanche safety equipment at all times.

Swiss 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.

 Valais Snow

Ski Resorts in Valais with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Saas-Fee162cm
Visperterminen129cm
Fiesch93cm
Fiescheralp93cm
Zermatt123cm

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 Grisons Snow

Ski Resorts in Grisons with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Silvaplana65cm
San Bernardino64cm
Maloja63cm
Pontresina60cm
Celerina55cm

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 Bern Snow

Ski Resorts in Bern with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Brienz Axalp63cm
Lauterbrunnen61cm
Jungfrau Region59cm
Mürren57cm
Grindelwald55cm

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 Vaud Snow

Ski Resorts in Vaud with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Leysin46cm
Alpes Vaudoises43cm
Gryon43cm
Les Diablerets43cm
Les Mosses42cm

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 Graubünden Snow

Ski Resorts in Graubünden with snow forecast in the next 7 days.
Ski Resort Forecast 7 Day
Disentis Sedrun66cm
Corvatsch65cm
Brigels-Waltensburg-Andiast39cm
Flims-Laax-Falera39cm
Diavolezza19cm

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