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 236 m. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
Season starts on 10 Dec and ends on 2 Apr (113 days). Average season duration in Germany is 104 days.
Average snow depth during the season (10 Dec to 2 Apr) is 23 cm at summit elevation and 7 cm at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during January, offering an average snow depth of 30 cm at summit elevation and 18 cm at the base. This makes Braunlage Wurmberg the ski resort with the best snow conditions in Lower Saxony.
Braunlage Wurmberg features 27 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski resorts in Germany is 38 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 11 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 5 sunniest in Lower Saxony.