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French Snow Forecasts - Saturday 23rd January 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 Arc 1950, La Rosière, Les Arcs, Montchavin-Les Coches and Saint Martin de Belleville.

How much snow is there in France?

The deepest reported snow in France is in Val d'Isère, which reports snow depths of 230cm91in on upper slopes and 85cm33in lower down.

When did it last snow in France?

Recent snow reports indicate that it last snowed in France on Sunday 17th January 2021, in Ski Resorts including Chamonix and Méribel.

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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^
Espace Killy85cm33in230cm91in
Val d'Isère85cm33in230cm91in
The Three Valleys122cm48in172cm68in
Val Thorens122cm48in172cm68in
Alpe d'Huez90cm35in200cm79in
La Plagne85cm33in200cm79in
Montchavin-Les Coches85cm33in200cm79in

Top 10 French Ski Resorts by Forecast Snow

Ski Resorts in France by snow forecast in the next two days.
Ski Resort Forecast 48HrSatSunMonTueWedThuFri 7Day
Bussang32cm13in 67cm26in
Gérardmer30cm12in 68cm27in
La Bresse Hohneck32cm13in 67cm26in
Lac Blanc23cm9in 61cm24in
Le Markstein27cm11in 62cm25in
Rouge Gazon32cm13in 67cm26in
St Maurice sur Moselle32cm13in 67cm26in
Ventron27cm10in 62cm24in
Xonrupt-Longemer32cm13in 72cm28in
Bellevaux-Hirmentaz15cm6in 28cm11in

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 48HrSatSunMonTueWedThuFri 7DaySnow Conditions
Alpe d'Huez26cm10in 121cm48in -
Argentière24cm10in 225cm88in -
Avoriaz9cm4in 29cm11in -
Ax les Thermes4cm2in 6cm2in -
Brides-les-Bains27cm11in 213cm84in -
Cambre d'Aze6cm2in 9cm3in -
Chamonix10cm4in 77cm30in -
Champagny en Vanoise12cm5in 119cm47in -
Chamrousse17cm7in 44cm17in -
Châtel15cm6in 55cm21in -
Courchevel21cm8in 216cm85in -
Flaine12cm5in 66cm26in -
Font Romeu6cm2in 8cm3in -
Isola 20001cm-1cm-Ski Area Open
La Chapelle d'Abondance15cm6in 55cm22in Ski Area Closed
La Clusaz15cm6in 70cm28in -
La Joue du Loup7cm3in 17cm7in -
La Plagne12cm5in 119cm47in -
La Rosière30cm12in 223cm88in -
La Tania27cm11in 213cm84in -
Le Corbier11cm4in 30cm12in -
Le Grand Bornand10cm4in 37cm15in -
Les Angles4cm2in 4cm2in -
Les Arcs30cm12in 223cm88in -
Les Carroz11cm4in 58cm23in -
Les Contamines11cm4in 50cm20in -
Les Deux Alpes9cm4in 54cm21in -
Les Gets9cm4in 15cm6in -
Les Houches10cm4in 59cm23in -
Les Menuires11cm4in 131cm52in -
Les Orres14cm5in 59cm23in Ski Area Opens:6 Feb
Les Saisies17cm7in 106cm42in -
Megève15cm6in 149cm59in -
Mont Ventoux6cm3in 12cm5in -
Montchavin-Les Coches30cm12in 235cm92in -
Montgenèvre3cm1in 62cm24in -
Morillon12cm5in 66cm26in -
Morzine9cm4in 15cm6in -
Méribel27cm11in 213cm84in Fresh Snow
Peisey-Vallandry28cm11in 269cm106in -
Praz sur Arly17cm7in 32cm13in -
Puy Saint Vincent7cm3in 59cm23in -
Risoul7cm3in 21cm8in -
Saint Martin de Belleville27cm11in 213cm84in -
Sainte-Foy Tarentaise16cm6in 145cm57in -
Samoëns12cm5in 66cm26in -
Serre Chevalier7cm3in 61cm24in -
St Gervais Mont-Blanc24cm9in 116cm46in -
The Three Valleys27cm11in 213cm84in -
Thollon-les-Mémises15cm6in 24cm9in -
Tignes16cm6in 145cm57in -
Val Cenis8cm3in 114cm45in -
Val Thorens11cm4in 131cm52in -
Val d'Isère8cm3in 114cm45in -
Valfréjus7cm3in 77cm30in -
Valloire7cm3in 50cm20in -
Valmeinier7cm3in 70cm27in -
Valmorel27cm11in 157cm62in -
Vaujany26cm10in 108cm43in -

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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