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Kandersteg Snow Report

Kandersteg has average snow depth of 55cm.

Conditions: "Packed powder snow".

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Average Depth: 55 cm
Conditions:Packed powder snow

Kandersteg Snow Report - 24 Jan 2017

New snowfall: Kandersteg accumulation & what's predicted today.

New Snow Fall

ski area average

20 cm

Last Snowfall Date

most recent new snow

Saturday

Saturday 14 Jan

Base Snow Depth

altitude 1175 m

30 cm

Top Snow Depth

altitude 2000 m

80 cm

Snow Conditions

surface condition for skiing

Packed powder snow

Today

amount forecast today

0 cm

New Precipitation in Kandersteg

The most recent dump in this resort in Switzerland was 20 cm on Saturday 14 Jan - current conditions are described as "Packed powder snow".

Base Depth

The bottom of the piste lies at an altitude of 1175 metres - the latest report indicates depth at this altitude is 30 centimetres.

Summit Depth

The top lift station lies at 2000 metres altitude - measurments indicate that current depth at the top of the lift served skiable terrain is 80 centimetres.

Forecast Today

There are 0 centimetres of new snow forecast today on the Kandersteg ski area.

data is from 14/01/17 predictions and forecasting run

Kandersteg Ski Report

Ski area, lift status and skiing conditions expected today.

Ski Area / Ski Lifts

lift status & area open

100 %

Visibility

can you see hazards?

poor

Skiing Conditions

weather forecast today in Kandersteg

Mist max -1
min -28

Kandersteg Summit

ski and snowboard conditions at the top of Kandersteg ski area

summit min -6 °C
wind speed 4 kph
direction nnw

Kandersteg Lift Status

Approximately 100 percent of Kandersteg lifts and trails will be open today.

Visibility in Kandersteg

Affects your ability to see & avoid obstacles like other skiers, negotiate bumps & moguls or avoid dangers such as piste & cliff edges on piste... and crevasses off-piste!

Kandersteg Skiing Weather

Precipitation and cloud cover plus max day temperature and minimum night temp.

Summit Conditions

Weather conditions are very different at the top of the Kandersteg ski area - go equipped for comfort & safety on the whole mountain.

Conditions in Resorts Nearby

Find snow close to Kandersteg with these nearby reports.

Resort Top Depth
Base Depth
New Snow
Depth/Date
Current Conditions More Today?
Adelboden snow report 60 cm
30 cm
20 cm
14 Jan 2017
Hard packed snow 0
Lauterbrunnen snow report ? cm
? cm
? cm
? ?
Lenk snow report 55 cm
30 cm
2 cm
15 Jan 2017
Hard packed snow 0
Leukerbad / Loeche-les-Bains snow report 90 cm
30 cm
15 cm
14 Jan 2017
Packed powder snow 0
Murren snow report 90 cm
45 cm
0 cm
15 Jan 2017
Packed powder snow 0
Wengen snow report 60 cm
30 cm
2 cm
15 Jan 2017
Hard packed snow 0
Zweisimmen snow report ? cm
? cm
? cm
? ?

More Information & Resources

Natural and man made fresh powder in this Swiss resort.

The average annual snowfall in Kandersteg is ? centimetres each year.

Natural powder is augmented with 20 cannons or "snow guns" along 10km of piste which equates to approximately 90% of all Kandersteg runs.

Off-piste skiing and snowboarding is not permitted which helps to concentrate the wear and tear on conditions onto the patrolled trails.

Local Resources

You can get the latest Kandersteg report and forecast free on your mobile phone by visiting our mobile website.

You can also call the Kandersteg Information phone number 6758082 to hear their report in these languages: English, French, German.

Slope Orientation

The slopes in the Kandersteg domain face in these directions: ?

Top Tips:

In the coldest winter months of January and February you'll be grateful for a resort with South facing ski areas, which offer some welcome light and warmth in the depths of a mountain winter.

In the warmest spring months of April and May, you'll find the best (ie not slushy) riding is to be had on the cooler and shady North facing trails.

Kandersteg rating for snow quality is 4 stars out of 5 overall


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