Is there snow in September at Thredbo?
Snow usually still falls in September although the past few years dumps in September have been few and far between.
What is the best time to go to Perisher?
If you want/need a break between, go 1st and 3rd weeks of August. Given the coverage of snowmaking Perisher has, go when the snow is more likely to be colder/drier. If you want it to be a little warmer for the rest of the crew, go last week Aug and 1st week Sept. If you want it to be cheaper, go 2nd/3rd week September.
How long does snow last in Thredbo?
Average monthly snow in Thredbo
|Month||Snow amount (week)||Snow days (week)|
|June||2.0 in||1.6 days|
|July||3.5 in||2.8 days|
|August||3.9 in||3.0 days|
|September||2.4 in||1.5 days|
Winner: Perisher. Thredbo does have a higher vertical drop of 672m and longer runs, but Perisher offers more than double the amount of runs and lifts.
While the absolute best conditions for snow at Thredbo are mid-July to mid-August, travelling just before or just after this time will reward you with similar conditions, but cheaper accommodation in the area as there's less demand for the limited accommodation in Thredbo Village.
The snow season officially starts on the weekend 4 -5 June. However snow cannot be guaranteed that early in the season.
Re: Snow Activities at thredbo in December? As December is in the middle of summer there is typically no snow. However there are numerous walks and other summer based activities available.
The climate of the area is typical of the Snowy Mountains, cold snowy winters and mild summers (summer snow is not unheard-of in Thredbo). Temperatures have ranged from −14.7 to 33.5 °C (5.5 to 92.3 °F).
An iconic Thredbo moment for over 30 years. Every Saturday night in winter our team of expert skiers and snowboarders wind their way down the Supertrail with flaming flares. Watching this spectacular event is the perfect way to kick off a magical Saturday night in Thredbo with family and friends.
Our Snow Report for Thredbo brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts.
|Piste conditions:||Tell us|
|Next snowfall:||No snow is forecast|
|Next significant snowfall:||No significant snow is forecast|
|Season opens:||11 June 2022|
Resort Statistics and Information
|Open||Saturday June 12 to Monday October 4, 2021|
|Night Skiing and Boarding||Tuesday (all season) and Saturday (July and August) evenings.|
|Snowmaking||53.4ha / 131.95acres|
As a general rule late August has better base depth, but tends to be warmer and more spring like snow conditions. Early August tends to be colder with better quality snow. However, it is a lottery really, as anything can happen at any time.