Europe snow conditions: The sun has been shining brightly across the Alps for February half term week. Due to the rising temperatures, the pistes are becoming noticeably softer lower down so head high for the best snow.

Some of the best skiing can be found at the high-altitide resorts of Val Thorens, Val d'Isere, Tignes, Chamonix, St. Anton am Arlberg, Davos, Saas-Fee, Murren and Grindelwald-Wengen.

See Europe 7-DAY SNOWFALL TOTAL

Europe 3-day snow forecast: Around 30cm of snow is forecast over the next three days with some of the most snowfall expected in the Austrian Alps. See Europe 3-DAY SNOW FORECAST

Compare current skiing conditions at OnTheSnow's top 20 most visited ski resorts:

 

Current snow depths for Europe; click on the map to see snow density (Windy.com)