What is Val Thorens like in April?

What is Val Thorens like in April?

In 2022 the Easter weekend falls on 15-18 April, which is very late for many lower-lying ski resorts. But at Val Thorens, it’s the perfect time for family and beginner skiing because of the school holidays, nicer weather, cheaper prices and quieter slopes.

How much snow does Val Thorens get?

about 6m
Val Thorens, France. Given its height, snowfall is not exceptional in Val Thorens, but with a seasonal average of about 6m, it is still snowy enough to squeeze into our Top 10.

How cold does Val Thorens get?

Weather by month // weather averages Val Thorens

January December
Avg. Temperature °C (°F) -9.1 °C (15.6) °F -8.1 °C (17.5) °F
Min. Temperature °C (°F) -12.7 °C (9.2) °F -11.6 °C (11.1) °F
Max. Temperature °C (°F) -5.5 °C (22.1) °F -4.7 °C (23.6) °F
Precipitation / Rainfall mm (in) 121 (4.8) 134 (5.3)

What is the weather like in the UK in April?

Daytime high temperatures tend to be about 12 C (in mid-50s F) early in April but will warm to about 5-16 C (60 F) by the end of the month with a few afternoons seeing temperatures at or above 21 c (70 F).

Does Val Thorens have snow in April?

On our second night, in late April, we woke to fresh powder and it snowed on and off while we were there! Val Thorens is the mecca for snow lovers – with carving, off-piste, ski touring, snowpark, boardercross and télémark skiing, there really is something to suit everyone – the ski area is just so vast.

Is Val Thorens OK in April?

April ski deals Val Thorens More importantly, 99% of the north facing terrain is higher than 2,000m and the highest piste at Sommet des 3 Vallees is a dizzying 3230m, meaning it’s usually very reliable for snow throughout April (in fact the tourist office have a “snow guarantee” for the whole area from November – May).

Is there snow in Val Thorens in March?

What are the weather & snow conditions like in Val Thorens in March? There is regular snowfall – on average 11 days – and temperatures still dip below freezing at night to freshen it up.

Is April colder than normal?

The global average temperature for April 2021 was about 0.2ºC higher than the 1991-2020 average for April. Globally, April 2021 was warmer than any April prior to 2010, but colder than 2010 and 2016-2020 Aprils.

Where is warmest in UK in April?

Hottest place in the United Kingdom – Isles of Scilly. The Isles of Scilly rise in the Atlantic about 40 kilometres (25 miles) west of the tip of the Cornish peninsula.