Today in the Alps...

Updated: 9am Thursday 14 February 2019 - Sun, sun, sun!

 

A huge area of high pressure is dominating the weather in the Alps right now, meaning lots of sunshine in all areas over the coming days. In fact there will be virtually unbroken sunshine over many parts of the Alps all next week! Read more

Virgen, Austria – Weather to ski – Today in the Alps, 14 February 2019 Lots of sunshine again in the Alps today. This is Virgen in the Osttirol – 14 February 2019 – Photo: virgen.at

Latest snow report

14 February 2019

 

Snow conditions in the Alps are very favourable as we approach the busiest week of the season…

 

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Latest snow forecast

12 February 2019

 

Lots of sunshine in store for the Alps…

 

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Top 10 early season ski resorts in Europe                                            

Who got the most snow in the Alps in 2017-18?

The 2017-18 Alpine ski season was one of the snowiest on record, but was it one of the best?

 

Read our full review of the 2017-18 ski season and find out who got the most snow in the Alps

Who got the most snow in North America in 2017-18?

The 2017-18 North American ski season saw a north-south split, with better conditions in Canada than in the USA...

 

Read our full review of the 2017-18 ski season and find out who got the most snow in North America

Our blog

Flaine lives up to its snowy reputation

12 February 2019

 

Guest blogger April Tod extols the virtues of Flaine as a classic short ski break destination...

 

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Is Flaine one of the most underrated ski resorts in France?

28 June 2018

 

With extensive, varied snow-sure slopes, Flaine is surely among the top resorts in France...

 

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How snow-sure and weatherproof is Val Cenis?

6 June 2017

 

Val Cenis is becoming increasingly popular. But how snow-sure and weather proof is it?

 

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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.

 

Top 10s

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.  

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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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