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Les Contamines - Montjoie Snow Report

Les Contamines - Montjoie has average snow depth of 200cm.

Conditions: "Fresh snowfall".

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Average Depth: 200 cm
Conditions:Fresh snowfall

Les Contamines - Montjoie Snow Report - 22 Jan 2018

New snowfall: Les Contamines - Montjoie accumulation & what's predicted today.

New Snow Fall

ski area average

50 cm

Last Snowfall Date

most recent new snow


Monday 22 Jan

Base Snow Depth

altitude 1165 m

50 cm

Top Snow Depth

altitude 2480 m

350 cm

Snow Conditions

surface condition for skiing

Fresh snowfall


amount forecast today

20 cm

New Precipitation in Les Contamines - Montjoie

The most recent dump in this resort in France was 50 cm on Monday 22 Jan - current conditions are described as "Fresh snowfall".

Base Depth

The bottom of the piste lies at an altitude of 1165 metres - the latest report indicates depth at this altitude is 50 centimetres.

Summit Depth

The top lift station lies at 2480 metres altitude - measurments indicate that current depth at the top of the lift served skiable terrain is 350 centimetres.

Forecast Today

There are 20 centimetres of new snow forecast today on the Les Contamines - Montjoie ski area.

data is from 22/01/18 predictions and forecasting run

Les Contamines - Montjoie Ski Report

Ski area, lift status and skiing conditions expected today.

Ski Area / Ski Lifts

lift status & area open

80 %


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Skiing Conditions

weather forecast today in Les Contamines - Montjoie

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Les Contamines - Montjoie Summit

ski and snowboard conditions at the top of Les Contamines - Montjoie ski area

summit min -1 °C
wind speed 14 kph
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Les Contamines - Montjoie Lift Status

Approximately 80 percent of Les Contamines - Montjoie lifts and trails will be open today.

Visibility in Les Contamines - Montjoie

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!

Les Contamines - Montjoie 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 Les Contamines - Montjoie ski area - go equipped for comfort & safety on the whole mountain.

Conditions in Resorts Nearby

Find snow close to Les Contamines - Montjoie with these nearby reports.

Resort Top Depth
Base Depth
New Snow
Current Conditions More Today?
Argentiere snow report 300 cm
100 cm
45 cm
22 Jan 2018
Fresh snowfall 19
Chamonix snow report 230 cm
100 cm
50 cm
22 Jan 2018
Fresh snowfall 18
Combloux snow report 240 cm
90 cm
55 cm
22 Jan 2018
Fresh snowfall 18
Courmayeur snow report 250 cm
150 cm
25 cm
22 Jan 2018
Fresh snowfall 15
Espace Val d'Arly snow report ? cm
? cm
? cm
? ?
Flaine snow report 420 cm
150 cm
55 cm
22 Jan 2018
Fresh snowfall 17
La Thuile snow report 250 cm
100 cm
25 cm
22 Jan 2018
Fresh snowfall 14
Les Arcs snow report 400 cm
130 cm
35 cm
22 Jan 2018
Fresh snowfall 13
Les Houches snow report ? cm
? cm
? cm
? ?
Les Saisies Hauteluce snow report ? cm
? cm
? cm
? ?
Megeve snow report 240 cm
90 cm
55 cm
22 Jan 2018
Fresh snowfall 18
Praz-sur-Arly snow report ? cm
? cm
? cm
? ?

More Information & Resources

Natural and man made fresh powder in this French resort.

The average annual snowfall in Les Contamines - Montjoie is 350 centimetres each year.

Natural powder is augmented with 200 cannons or "snow guns" along 10km of piste which equates to approximately 12% of all Les Contamines - Montjoie runs.

Off-piste skiing and snowboarding is permitted which helps to alleviate the wear and tear on ski conditions on the patrolled trails.

Local Resources

You can get the latest Les Contamines - Montjoie report and forecast free on your mobile phone by visiting our mobile website.

You can also call the Les Contamines - Montjoie Information phone number 470205 to hear their report in these languages: French, English, German.

Slope Orientation

The slopes in the Les Contamines - Montjoie 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.

Les Contamines - Montjoie rating for snow quality is 4 stars out of 5 overall

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