Today in the Alps...

Updated: 8.20am Saturday 25 March 2017 - More snow for some south-western parts of the Alps, but settling down everywhere next week


The south-western Alps will continue cloudy today with further showers (snow 1700-2100m), becoming heavier later in the day and spreading a little further north and west tonight (e.g. into parts of the northern French Alps and south-west Switzerland). The rain/snow limit will also fall a little tonight... More

Sestriere, Italy – Weather to ski – Today in the Alps, 25 March 2017 Fresh snow in Sestriere this morning, with more to come today – 25 March 2017 – Photo:

Latest snow forecast

24 March 2017


Further snow is expected at altitude in the south-west…


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Latest snow report

23 March 2017


Spring snow conditions still for most (but not all) Alpine regions...


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Who got the most snow in the Alps in 2015-16?

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

Who got the most snow in North America in 2015-16?

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

The complete guide to...

Early season snow conditions in the Alps

14 June 2016


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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Our blog

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?

22 April 2016


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?

19 June 2015


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


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Snow Reliability - Ski Resorts A-Z

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.