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French Snow Forecasts - Thursday 22nd April 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 Chamonix, Flaine, Les Arcs, Les Houches and Tignes.

How much snow is there in France?

The deepest reported snow in France is in Peisey-Vallandry, which reports snow depths of 130cm51in on upper slopes and 20cm8in 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^
La Plagne
Les Arcs
Val Thorens
Val d'Isère

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
Argentière5cm2in 91cm36in
Le Tour3cm1in 37cm15in
Vallorcine3cm1in 4cm2in
Chamonix3cm1in 40cm16in
Flaine3cm1in 22cm9in
Morillon3cm1in 22cm9in
Samoëns3cm1in 22cm9in
Sixt Fer à Cheval3cm1in 22cm9in
Cauterets7cm3in 14cm5in
Gavarnie Gèdre7cm3in 14cm5in

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'Huez1cm1in 77cm30in -
Argentière5cm2in 91cm36in -
Avoriaz1cm-30cm12in -
Ax les Thermes-2cm1in -
Brides-les-Bains2cm1in 71cm28in -
Cambre d'Aze---
Chamonix3cm1in 40cm16in -
Champagny en Vanoise-28cm11in -
Chamrousse-18cm7in -
Châtel-25cm10in -
Courchevel-36cm14in -
Flaine3cm1in 22cm9in -
Font Romeu---
Isola 2000---
La Chapelle d'Abondance-17cm7in -
La Clusaz1cm- 33cm13in -
La Joue du Loup-5cm2in -
La Plagne-26cm10in -
La Rosière1cm1in 42cm17in -
La Tania2cm1in 71cm28in -
Le Corbier-2cm1in -
Le Grand Bornand-16cm6in -
Les Angles---
Les Arcs1cm1in 41cm16in -
Les Carroz1cm1in 17cm7in -
Les Contamines2cm1in 22cm9in -
Les Deux Alpes2cm1in 60cm24in -
Les Gets-20cm8in -
Les Houches2cm1in 4cm2in -
Les Menuires-24cm9in -
Les Orres-10cm4in -
Les Saisies-23cm9in -
Megève1cm- 28cm11in -
Mont Ventoux---
Montchavin-Les Coches1cm1in 57cm22in -
Montgenèvre-18cm7in -
Morillon3cm1in 22cm9in -
Morzine-14cm5in -
Méribel2cm1in 71cm28in -
Peisey-Vallandry1cm1in 48cm19in -
Praz sur Arly-17cm7in -
Puy Saint Vincent-14cm6in -
Risoul1cm-6cm2in -
Saint Martin de Belleville2cm1in 65cm25in -
Sainte-Foy Tarentaise2cm1in 30cm12in -
Samoëns3cm1in 22cm9in -
Serre Chevalier-17cm7in -
St Gervais Mont-Blanc-31cm12in -
The Three Valleys2cm1in 71cm28in -
Thollon-les-Mémises-25cm10in -
Tignes2cm1in 33cm13in -
Val Cenis-18cm7in -
Val Thorens-34cm13in -
Val d'Isère-28cm11in -
Valfréjus-30cm12in -
Valloire-19cm7in -
Valmeinier-19cm8in -
Vaujany1cm- 42cm16in -

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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