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French Snow Reports and Conditions - Thursday 22nd February 2024

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France Snow Reports

Where has it snowed in France? Snow depths and current snow conditions for French Ski Resorts.

Where is there snow in France?

Powder Alert!

Updated 22 February 07:49:49 UTC

Powder Alarms and Snow Storm Warnings have been issued for at least 117 ski areas including Alpe d'Huez, Chamonix, Flaine, Les Deux Alpes and Val Thorens.

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When will it next snow in France?

There is snow forecast to fall in France over the next 2 days, in at least 50 Ski Resorts including Alpe d'Huez, Flaine, Les Carroz, Les Deux Alpes and Megève.

How much snow is there in France?

The deepest reported snow in France is in Alpe d'Huez, which reports snow depths of 430cm169in on upper slopes and 20cm8in lower down.

When did it last snow in France?

Recent snow reports indicate that it snowed in France today (22 February), in at least 9 Ski Resorts including Argentière, Chamonix, Les Houches, Méribel and Valloire.

Snow Reports for France. Collected Thursday 22nd February 2024.

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French Ski Resorts - Current Snow Comparison

Last reported snow conditions 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.

French Snow Reports
Ski Resort Report Up HighLast SnowForecast 48 Hr 7 Day
Alpe d'Huez430cm169in-Forecast59cm23in 120cm47in
Argentière-Forecast52cm20in 94cm37in
Avoriaz390cm154in-Forecast52cm20in 91cm36in
Ax les Thermes40cm16in-Forecast13cm5in 45cm18in
Brides-les-Bains-Forecast54cm21in 114cm45in
Cambre d'Aze-Forecast12cm5in 30cm12in
Chamonix380cm150in-Forecast57cm22in 108cm43in
Champagny en Vanoise305cm120in-Forecast50cm20in 106cm42in
Chamrousse70cm28in-Forecast49cm19in 99cm39in
Châtel215cm85in-Forecast36cm14in 76cm30in
Courchevel106cm42in-Forecast50cm20in 106cm42in
Flaine340cm134in-Forecast62cm24in 109cm43in
Font Romeu340cm134in-Forecast9cm4in 32cm13in
Isola 2000120cm47in-Forecast5cm2in 54cm21in
La Chapelle d'Abondance-Forecast31cm12in 67cm27in
La Clusaz195cm77in-Forecast54cm21in 111cm44in
La Joue du Loup-Forecast45cm18in 104cm41in
La Plagne305cm120in-Forecast41cm16in 89cm35in
La Rosière325cm128in-Forecast47cm19in 98cm39in
La Tania-Forecast54cm21in 114cm45in
Le Corbier120cm47in-Forecast29cm12in 84cm33in
Le Grand Bornand135cm53in-Forecast51cm20in 106cm42in
Les Angles40cm16in-Forecast11cm4in 27cm11in
Les Arcs390cm154in-Forecast54cm21in 114cm45in
Les Carroz99cm39in-Forecast56cm22in 108cm43in
Les Contamines230cm91in-Forecast52cm21in 99cm39in
Les Deux Alpes350cm138in-Forecast60cm24in 126cm50in
Les Gets110cm43in-Forecast44cm17in 84cm33in
Les Houches100cm39in-Forecast39cm15in 81cm32in
Les Menuires12cm5in-Forecast49cm19in 104cm41in
Les Orres160cm63in-Forecast49cm19in 117cm46in
Les Saisies145cm57in-Forecast45cm18in 98cm38in
Megève230cm91in-Forecast63cm25in 121cm48in
Mont Ventoux-Forecast6cm2in 29cm11in
Montchavin-Les Coches305cm120in-Forecast47cm19in 98cm39in
Montgenèvre190cm75in-Forecast37cm15in 83cm33in
Morillon83cm33in-Forecast58cm23in 103cm41in
Morzine155cm61in-Forecast45cm18in 85cm33in
Méribel223cm88in-Forecast60cm24in 128cm50in
Peisey-Vallandry390cm154in-Forecast47cm19in 98cm39in
Praz sur Arly150cm59in-Forecast46cm18in 98cm39in
Puy Saint Vincent283cm111in-Forecast46cm18in 109cm43in
Risoul120cm47in-Forecast46cm18in 107cm42in
Saint Martin de Belleville-Forecast54cm21in 114cm45in
Sainte-Foy Tarentaise158cm62in-Forecast40cm16in 88cm34in
Samoëns99cm39in-Forecast59cm23in 104cm41in
Serre Chevalier150cm59in-Forecast43cm17in 100cm40in
St Gervais Mont-Blanc115cm45in-Forecast38cm15in 85cm33in
The Three Valleys200cm79in-Forecast54cm21in 114cm45in
Thollon-les-Mémises88cm35in-Forecast25cm10in 52cm21in
Tignes380cm150in-Forecast41cm16in 89cm35in
Val Cenis110cm43in-Forecast36cm14in 82cm32in
Val Thorens200cm79in-Forecast50cm20in 105cm41in
Val d'Isère192cm76in-Forecast38cm15in 84cm33in
Valfréjus170cm67in-Forecast48cm19in 106cm42in
Valloire120cm47in-Forecast56cm22in 129cm51in
Valmeinier172cm68in-Forecast43cm17in 93cm37in
Valmorel158cm62in-Forecast26cm10in 84cm33in
Vaujany200cm79in-Forecast59cm23in 118cm46in

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 Report Table Key

  • Snow Report - link to the full Snow Report for the named French Ski Resort.
  • Depth(U) - last reported Upper Snow Depth.
  • Last Snow - date of last reported snowfall.
  • Status - ski area status (Open/Closed/Unknown).
  • Forecast - link to the full 7 and 14-Day Snow Forecast.
  • 48 Hours - total snowfall expected in the next 48 hours.
  • 7 Days - total snowfall possible over the next 7 days.

All Snow Reports are subject to change. The snow depths given are indicative only of the limited measurements made available by the ski areas concerned, and snow depth and quality will vary substantially from slope to slope.

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