Perisher weather and snow report

Bureau of Meteorology Synopsis

Weather Situation

A low pressure system is moving over the Tasman Sea, while high extends into New South Wales from the west. This high is expected to drift across the coast on Wednesday, stalling and strengthening as it reaches the Tasman Sea. A new low is forecast to develop over the state's west at the end of the week, and may affect coastal areas later on the weekend.

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New snow 24 hrs topNew snow 7 daysNatural snow depth *3cm55cm203.9cm
New snow 24 hrs top3cmNew snow 7 days55cmSnow depth203.9cm
* 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 41 89 0
Lifts open 41 Groomed runs 89 Snowguns 0

Road Conditions #

Kosciuszko Road

Road open to Perisher.

Guthega Road

Chains are required from Guthega road entrance 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

Today's news

3cm of snow overnight + more on the way!!!.
Conditions are incredible here at Perisher resort with 55cm of snow falling in the last 7 days!!! We saw another 3cm arrive overnight just in time for fresh turn Tuesday PLUS the snow showers are expected to continue throughout the day!!! Grab your gear and get up here, the snow is light and dry, deep and plentiful, ready and waiting!!! What more could you want...?

We're in for a mostly cloudy day with strong winds, visibility will be limited and we are expecting a top of minus 1. We have 89 groomed runs on offer across all four resort areas, with winds expected to stick around we advise all guests to check the Lift Report for all wind-hold updates.

Did you hear that we are extending the season! That means you'll be skiing and boarding right into October! See more

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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.

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Centre Valley & Mt Perisher

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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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