Perisher weather and snow report

Bureau of Meteorology Synopsis

Weather Situation

A cold front that clipped the southeastern corner of the state early this morning continues heading east whilst a high pressure system to the south of the Bight extends a ridge across the state from the west. This ridge will persist throughout the week, with the high pressure system near the Bight gradually moving east to the Tasman Sea by the end of the week.

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New snow 24 hrs topNew snow 7 daysNatural snow depth *1cm0cm0cm
New snow 24 hrs top1cmNew snow 7 days0cmSnow depth0cm
* Natural Snow Depth is supplemented with snowmaking in snowmaking areas. Natural snow depth is measured at Spencers Creek by Snowy Hydro Limited each Thursday.


Lifts openGroomed runsSnowguns 0
Lifts open 0 Groomed runsSnowguns

Road Conditions #

Kosciuszko Road

Ice on the road from Smiggin Holes to Perisher.

Guthega Road

Road open to Guthega.

Alpine Way

Road open to Skitube, Bullocks Flat.
# Current road conditions provided by Roads & Maritime Services. For more info please check the RMS Website or call RMS on 132 701

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General disclaimer

This report reflects conditions at the date and time of this report. Conditions, lifts status and operations subsequent to this report may differ.

Village Eight

Front Valley

Mt Perisher


Happy Valley

Centre Valley & Mt Perisher

Blue Cow Summit

Blue Cow



Mt Kosciuszko

Smiggin Holes



Devil's Playground and Double Trouble

About Perisher

Perisher is Australia’s favourite and largest resort plus the Southern Hemisphere’s largest resort. It comprises 47 lifts, 4 resort areas, 7 peaks and 1,245 skiable hectares and has the most reliable snow of all resorts in Australia.

It has varied terrain with Beginner 22%, Intermediate 60% and Advanced 18%. The resort has a skiable vertical of 355m with the longest run approximately 3km and is suitable for all levels of skiers and snowboarders

The resort boasts over 100 named runs, 5 terrain parks, a halfpipe and mini halfpipe, 2 rider cross courses and over 100km of cross country trails.

Perisher have invested $22m in their snowmaking system with extensive snowmaking on 53.4ha with 236 snow guns.

The resort is open from the June long weekend until the October long weekend each year. You can access the resort via Skitube, a railway that passes through a 14km tunnel from Bullocks Flat to Perisher, or via Kosciuszko Road, 33km from Jindabyne.

You can find all the information you require including accommodation from their website.

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