Les Carroz d’Araches Snow History

Being near the Mont Blanc range Les Carroz d’Araches and the Grand Massif pistes benefit from a fantastic snow covering.

The following tables provide historical snow data on the snow depths in Les Carroz d’Araches, Grand Massif at various altitudes since 2003. The snow depths equate to the monthly average, except for Christmas and New Year which takes the average of those two weeks and April which is usually the average of two or three weeks depending on the snow coverage at the end of season. The snow depths in 2012 – 2013 were the deepest since 2002 – 2003; exceeding 400 cm at the summit in February 2013. Season 2015-16 was the best since 2013 with snow depths exceeding 350 cm at the summit in March 2016.

Christmas and New Year 03-04 04-05 05-06 06-07
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 68 cm 66 cm 80 cm 30 cm
summit: 2200 m 167 cm 64 cm 157 cm 114 cm
January 03-04 04-05 05-06 06-07
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 112 cm 98 cm 104 cm 45 cm
summit : 2200 m 244 cm 140 cm 200 cm 182 cm
Febuary 03-04 04-05 05-06 06-07
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 141 cm 158 cm 124 cm 54 cm
summit : 2200 m 272 cm 263 cm 241 cm 199 cm
March 03-04 04-05 05-06 06-07
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 142 cm 144 cm 204 cm 52 cm
summit : 2200 m 308 cm 307 cm 374 cm 296 cm
April 03-04 04-05 05-06 06-07
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 116 cm 97 cm 175 cm 24 cm
summit : 2200 m 301 cm 243 cm 417 cm 294 cm


Christmas and New Year 07-08 08-09 09-10 10-11
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 69 cm 120 cm 120 cm – cm
summit: 2200 m 161 cm 138 cm 145 cm 128 cm
January 07-08 08-09 09-10 10-11
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 57 cm 67 cm 260 cm – cm
summit : 2200 m 190 cm 153 cm 275 cm 200 cm
February 07-08 08-09 09-10 10-11
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 66 cm 110 cm 280 cm – cm
summit : 2200 m 218 cm 226 cm 280 cm 190 cm
March 07-08 08-09 09-10 10-11
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 79 cm 116 cm 240 cm – cm
summit : 2200 m 297 cm 260 cm 256 cm 210 cm
April 07-08 08-09 09-10 10-11
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 60 cm 49 cm 130 cm – cm
summit : 2200 m 323 cm 245 cm 270 cm 111 cm


Christmas and New Year 11-12 12-13 13-14 14-15
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 145 cm 115 cm 23 cm 30 cm
summit: 2200 m 172 cm 210 cm 58 cm 70 cm
January 11-12 12-13 13-14 14-15
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 297 cm 126 cm 101 cm 57 cm
summit : 2200 m 303 cm 290 cm 202 cm 128 cm
February 11-12 12-13 13-14 14-15
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 353 cm 179 cm 161 cm 133 cm
summit : 2200 m 353 cm 420 cm 304 cm 214 cm
March 11-12 12-13 13-14 14-15
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 320 cm 162 cm 155 cm 150 cm
summit : 2200 m 325 cm 366 cm 293 cm 199 cm
April 11-12 12-13 13-14 14-15
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 248 cm 138 cm 66 cm 98 cm
summit : 2200 m 260 cm 332 cm 218 cm 158 cm


Christmas and New Year 15-16 16-17 17-18 18-19
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 33 cm – cm – cm – cm
summit: 2200 m 56 cm – cm – cm – cm
January 15-16 16-17 17-18 18-19
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 95 cm – cm – cm – cm
summit : 2200 m 153 cm – cm – cm – cm
February 15-16 16-17 17-18 18-19
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 136 cm – cm – cm – cm
summit : 2200 m 265 cm – cm – cm – cm
March 15-16 16-17 17-18 18-19
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 174 cm – cm – cm – cm
summit : 2200 m 360 cm – cm – cm – cm
April 15-16 16-17 17-18 18-19
Les Carroz telecabine: 1750 m 65 cm – cm – cm – cm
summit : 2200 m 248 cm – cm – cm – cm

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