Perisher weather and snow report
Bureau of Meteorology Synopsis
A high pressure system near the New South Wales coast is forecast to slowly drift over the Tasman Sea over the coming days, maintaining a ridge across the state. This ridge will be the dominating feature over much of the new week, apart from a cold front that is forecast to skim to the south of the state today. Then a stronger front looks set to cross the southern half of the state towards the end of this week.
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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.