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French Snow Forecasts - Thursday 9th April 2020

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, Tignes, Val Thorens and Val d'Isère.

How much snow is there in France?

The deepest reported snow in France is in Montchavin-Les Coches, which reports snow depths of 181in on upper slopes and 69in lower down.

When did it last snow in France?

Recent snow reports indicate that it last snowed in France on Friday 13th March 2020, in Ski Resorts including Chamonix.

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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 Plagne69in181in
Montchavin-Les Coches69in181in
Le Corbier33in142in
Espace Killy53in133in
Val d'Isère53in133in
Alpe d'Huez73in122in
St François Longchamp28in118in
Les Menuires54in115in

Top 10 French Ski Resorts by Forecast Snow

Ski Resorts in France by snow forecast in the next two days.
Ski Resort Forecast 48HrWedThuFriSatSunMonTue 7Day
Argentière1in 10in
La Plagne-2in
Les Arcs-1in
Val Thorens-1in
Val d'Isère-2in
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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 48HrWedThuFriSatSunMonTue 7DaySnow Conditions
Alpe d'Huez-3in Ski Area Open
Argentière1in 10in -
Ax les Thermes---
Brides-les-Bains-4in -
Cambre d'Aze---
Chamonix-4in -
Champagny en Vanoise-1in -
Font Romeu---
Isola 2000---
La Chapelle d'Abondance--Ski Area Closed
La Clusaz---
La Joue du Loup---
La Plagne-2in -
La Rosière-1in -
La Tania-4in -
Le Corbier---
Le Grand Bornand---
Les Angles---
Les Arcs-1in -
Les Carroz---
Les Contamines---
Les Deux Alpes-2in -
Les Gets---
Les Houches---
Les Menuires-1in -
Les Orres-1in -
Les Saisies---
Mont Ventoux---
Montchavin-Les Coches-5in -
Morillon-- -
Méribel-4in Hard
Peisey-Vallandry-1in -
Praz sur Arly---
Puy Saint Vincent-1in -
Risoul--Ski Area Open
Saint Martin de Belleville-3in -
Sainte-Foy Tarentaise-3in -
Serre Chevalier-1in -
St Gervais Mont-Blanc---
The Three Valleys-4in -
Tignes-3in -
Val Cenis-1in -
Val Thorens-1in -
Val d'Isère-2in -
Valfréjus-1in -
Valloire-1in Ski Area Open
Valmeinier-1in -
Vaujany-1in -

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 out of bounds 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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