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French Snow Forecasts - Saturday 23rd January 2021

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 50 Ski Resorts including Arc 1950, La Rosière, Les Arcs, Montchavin-Les Coches and Peisey-Vallandry.

How much snow is there in France?

The deepest reported snow in France is in Val d'Isère, which reports snow depths of 230cm 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 Sunday 17th January 2021, in Ski Resorts including Chamonix and Méribel.

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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^
Espace Killy85cm230cm
Val d'Isère85cm230cm
The Three Valleys122cm172cm
Val Thorens122cm172cm
Alpe d'Huez90cm200cm
La Plagne85cm200cm
Montchavin-Les Coches85cm200cm

Top 10 French Ski Resorts by Forecast Snow

Ski Resorts in France by snow forecast in the next two days.
Ski Resort Forecast 48HrSatSunMonTueWedThuFri 7Day
Bussang28cm 58cm
Gérardmer28cm 58cm
La Bresse Hohneck28cm 58cm
Lac Blanc19cm 48cm
Le Markstein25cm 55cm
Rouge Gazon28cm 58cm
St Maurice sur Moselle28cm 58cm
Ventron24cm 54cm
Xonrupt-Longemer28cm 58cm
Bellevaux-Hirmentaz15cm 25cm

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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Ski Resort Forecast 48HrSatSunMonTueWedThuFri 7DaySnow Conditions
Alpe d'Huez25cm 87cm -
Argentière24cm 225cm -
Avoriaz13cm 34cm -
Ax les Thermes5cm 6cm -
Brides-les-Bains21cm 231cm -
Cambre d'Aze12cm 13cm -
Chamonix10cm 90cm -
Champagny en Vanoise12cm 76cm -
Chamrousse16cm 51cm -
Châtel19cm 50cm -
Courchevel21cm 216cm -
Flaine10cm 49cm -
Font Romeu12cm 13cm -
Isola 20001cm1cmSki Area Open
La Chapelle d'Abondance14cm 73cm Ski Area Closed
La Clusaz16cm 94cm -
La Joue du Loup7cm 50cm -
La Plagne12cm 145cm -
La Rosière28cm 267cm -
La Tania21cm 231cm -
Le Corbier9cm 110cm -
Le Grand Bornand10cm 47cm -
Les Angles9cm 9cm -
Les Arcs28cm 269cm -
Les Carroz10cm 80cm -
Les Contamines11cm 49cm -
Les Deux Alpes7cm 39cm -
Les Gets9cm 36cm -
Les Houches10cm 37cm -
Les Menuires9cm 146cm -
Les Orres19cm 91cm Ski Area Opens:6 Feb
Les Saisies15cm 118cm -
Megève15cm 149cm -
Mont Ventoux4cm 14cm -
Montchavin-Les Coches28cm 269cm -
Montgenèvre5cm 119cm -
Morillon10cm 94cm -
Morzine13cm 30cm -
Méribel21cm 231cm Fresh Snow
Peisey-Vallandry28cm 269cm -
Praz sur Arly15cm 98cm -
Puy Saint Vincent4cm 42cm -
Risoul4cm 15cm -
Saint Martin de Belleville21cm 231cm -
Sainte-Foy Tarentaise12cm 172cm -
Samoëns10cm 94cm -
Serre Chevalier4cm 42cm -
St Gervais Mont-Blanc20cm 104cm -
The Three Valleys21cm 231cm -
Thollon-les-Mémises14cm 78cm -
Tignes13cm 89cm -
Val Cenis6cm 63cm -
Val Thorens10cm 79cm -
Val d'Isère6cm 63cm -
Valfréjus9cm 62cm -
Valloire7cm 49cm -
Valmeinier6cm 102cm -
Valmorel21cm 163cm -
Vaujany24cm 118cm -

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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