Historical Snowfall statistics for ski resorts.

We collated historical snowfall statistics from best 43 ski resorts around the world.The results reveal cumulative snowfall for the entire year in a given resort.The figures only look at precipitation of snow, and exclude thawing, melting or any deterioration of the snow base once the snow has fallen.

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Why historical snowfall?
This will add to your spirit of a ski adventure if you feel like skiing through freshly falling powder, or just carving lines in fresh virgin snow.So moving along in the ranking order, check the following resorts out.

Hisorical Snowfall Statistics for ski resorts
Name of Resort Countryannual snowfall in inches (in) annual snowfall in meters (m)
Mt Baker WashingtonUSA641 16.3
Mt Rainer WashingtonUSA 62415.85
AlyeskaUSA Alaska600 15.24
Alta UtahUSA520 13.2
Snowbird UtahUSA500 12.7
Solitude UtahUSA500 12.7
Jackson Hole WyomingUSA500 12.7
Kirkwood MtUSA473 12.0
RasutsuJapan472 12.0
Stevens Pass WashingtonUSA471 11.96
Sugar Bowl CaliforniaUSA464 11.78
Grand Targhee WyomingUSA463 11.76
Squaw ValleyUSA450 11.43
NisekoJapan433 11
NaganoJapan433 11
HirafuJapan433 11
Mt Hood Meadows OregonUSA 430 10.9
WhistlerBlackcombeCanada407 10.3
BanffCanada 400 10.1
Big SkyUSA400 10.1
Powder Mt UtahUSA400 10.1
Whitewater BCCanada 39710.1
BorealUSA395 10.0
Crystal Creek WashingtonUSA390 9.9
Mt Washington BCCanada383 9.7
Brighton Resort UtahUSA381 9.67
Woolf Creek ColoradoUSA379 9.62
ChamonixFrance 377 9.6
Winter ParkUSA 3699.4
Mammoth CalifUSA367 9.32
SteamboatUSA 3639.2
Fernie BCCanada 3609.1
HeavenlyUSA 3609.1
CanyonsUSA355 9.0
Park City UtahUSA350 8.9
Jay Peak VermontUSA 3508.9
Mt BachelorUSA350 8.9
Vail ColUSA346 8.8
FuranoJapan 3158.0
Valle NevadoChile311 7.9
AspenUSA300 7.6
PortilloChile295 7.5

We hope the above historical stats will aid in your quest for fresh powder.

As you may be aware there are well over 1000 ski resorts world wide that we know of.We have exercised our due diligence to assist you with your search for powder to the best of our ability. If we have made omissions of the lower key or smaller resorts we apologize. If you have credible stats to add to our collection drop us a line.

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