Today in the Alps...

Updated: 9.45am Friday 24 February 2017 - Fresh snow for some, especially in the northern Alps


A cold front has introduced colder, cloudier weather today with snow in places, mostly across the northern half of the Alps. The best of any brightness will be in the far southern Alps. This will come as a welcome contrast to yesterday’s balmy weather, when temperatures reached 10°C in Val d’Isère and 22°C in Salzburg! More

Arc 1950, France – Weather to ski – Today in the Alps, 24 February 2017 Light snow in Arc 1950 this morning, but it won’t amount to much – 24 February 2017 – Photo:

Latest snow report

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Snow conditions in the Alps remain rather mixed...


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Latest snow forecast

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Currently very mild in the Alps, but becoming temporarily more wintry on Friday…


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2015-16 saw yet another very poor start to the Alpine ski season, but how did resorts fare overall?


Read our full review of the 2015-16 ski season and find out who got the most snow in the Alps

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The 2015-16 North American ski season was generally quite good in the west, but it was a very different story in the east...


Read our full review of the 2015-16 ski season and find out who got the most snow in North America

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Early season snow conditions in the Alps

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An early season ski holiday can sometimes be seen as a risky business, but is it really that much of a gamble?


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How good is Les Arcs' snow record?

5 May 2016


Les Arcs has a pretty good snow record. But is it one of the best in the Alps?... 


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Why does Flaine have such a good snow record?

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Flaine has one of the best snow records in the French Alps. Here's why...


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Who got the most snow in North America in 2014-15?

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Guest writer Tony Crocker looks at which North American ski resorts got the most snow in 2014-15...  


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Planning a ski trip? 


Here you'll find our comprehensive assessment of snow reliability in European and North American ski resorts.


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The snow quality equation

Rightly or wrongly, the quality of the snow (never mind the state of the weather) can make or break your holiday, particularly if it is your first time in a resort.  Here we explain the factors making up the "snow quality equation", which should allow you to make a more informed choice as to where and when you next hit the slopes.