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French Snow Forecasts - Thursday 23rd September 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 week, in at least 50 Ski Resorts including Chamonix, La Plagne, Les Arcs, Tignes and Val d'Isère.

How much snow is there in France?

The deepest reported snow in France is in Les 7 Laux Prapoutel, which reports snow depths of 150cm59in on upper slopes and 10cm4in lower down.

When did it last snow in France?

We do not currently have reports of recent snowfalls from France, but we hope to soon!

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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^
Les 7 Laux Prapoutel10cm4in150cm59in
St François Longchamp30cm12in150cm59in
La Bresse Hohneck90cm35in90cm35in
La Forêt Blanche30cm12in80cm31in
Val Cenis50cm20in80cm31in

Top 10 French Ski Resorts by Forecast Snow

Ski Resorts in France by snow forecast in the next two days.
Ski Resort Forecast 48HrThuFriSatSunMonTueWed 7Day
Alpe d'Huez--
La Plagne-2cm1in
Les Arcs-3cm1in
Val Thorens--
Val d'Isère-1cm-

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 48HrThuFriSatSunMonTueWed 7DaySnow Conditions
Alpe d'Huez--Ski Area Opens:4 Dec
Argentière-3cm1in -
Avoriaz--Ski Area Opens:10 Dec
Ax les Thermes---
Brides-les-Bains-4cm2in -
Cambre d'Aze---
Chamonix-4cm2in -
Champagny en Vanoise-2cm1in -
Chamrousse--Ski Area Opens:4 Dec
Font Romeu---
Isola 2000---
La Chapelle d'Abondance---
La Clusaz---
La Joue du Loup---
La Plagne-2cm1in Ski Area Opens:18 Dec
La Rosière-3cm1in -
La Tania---
Le Corbier---
Le Grand Bornand---
Les Angles---
Les Arcs-3cm1in -
Les Carroz-1cm- -
Les Contamines-1cm- -
Les Deux Alpes-1cm- -
Les Gets---
Les Houches---
Les Menuires---
Les Orres--Ski Area Opens:11 Dec
Les Saisies---
Mont Ventoux---
Montchavin-Les Coches--Ski Area Opens:18 Dec
Morillon-2cm1in -
Méribel-3cm1in -
Peisey-Vallandry-1cm- -
Praz sur Arly---
Puy Saint Vincent---
Saint Martin de Belleville---
Sainte-Foy Tarentaise---
Samoëns-2cm1in -
Serre Chevalier---
St Gervais Mont-Blanc-2cm1in -
The Three Valleys-4cm2in -
Tignes-2cm1in -
Val Cenis-1cm--
Val Thorens--Ski Area Opens:20 Nov
Val d'Isère-1cm--
Valmorel--Ski Area Opens:18 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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