Elevated between 570 m and 971 m, the ski resort is the highest elevated ski resorts in Lower Saxony. The vertical drop from summit to base is 401 m. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of ski resorts in Germany is 237 m. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
Season starts on 29 Dec and ends on 2 Apr (94 days). Average season duration in Germany is 112 days.
Average snow depth during the season (29 Dec to 2 Apr) is 30 cm at summit elevation and 13 cm at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during January, offering an average snow depth of 36 cm at summit elevation and 24 cm at the base. This makes Braunlage Wurmberg the ski resort with the best snow conditions in Lower Saxony.
Braunlage Wurmberg features 25 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski resorts in Germany is 28 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 11 sunny days.