We can't predict the weather, but we can tell you Utah's 15 ski resorts average upward of 500 inches of snow a year, including 700 inches in 2018-2019. Compared to other ski destinations in the United States you already have a much better chance of satisfying your snow craving by choosing Utah.
December to April are the prime ski months with March typically achieving the highest averages at 100 inches (Watch the video) If you’re traveling from within driving distance, keep an eye on Ski Utah's Snow Report or download the OpenSnow app for immediate updates. Read more ski FAQs and the article When to Ski in Utah.
If you have your eye on skiing or boarding in Utah's backcountry, an entirely different set of rules apply. The reason? Resorts use several measures to protect you, including avalanche control and boundaries. It's also a great idea to go with a guide.
Resort Snow Cams
Monitor snowfall and road conditions—and practice safe snow driving. Roads to resorts may close due to unsafe driving conditions, natural avalanches, or avalanche mitigation efforts.