Snow is defined as ‘solid precipitation which happens in a variety of minute ice crystals at temperatures well below 0 °C. but as larger snowflakes at temperatures near 0 °C.’ Why would this be relevant in your dream? If you think about snow appears when it is cold. Our dreams provide us with clues, metaphoric in nature suggests something frozen, coldness and numbing. This could very well be connected to your current emotional state.
Dreaming of snow can be very symbolic, however the meaning of the dream alters depending the contexts of the dream. Distinguishing between a wet or dry snow, blizzard or on a mountain will have a different outcome. If you want to find out more about your dream you can submit it in our interactive online forum.
Snow Dream Meaning
Traditionally, snow represents winter and the end of the growing season. During this season the top layers of the soil are completely frozen, no new growth can penetrate the surface. The reason why snow is symbolic and appears in many people’s dreams every month brings your attention to areas that are stuck. The dream reflects new growth in unable to penetrate due to some blockage in your life.
Snow brings our awareness to the ending or death of the growing time in your life. As spring stems new growth and summer is vibrate with life, winter brings endings and hardships. A magical wonderland with nothing to offer. The color white a symbol of purity and innocence transfused with being cold and alone.
- Spiritually disconnected
- Inability to express emotions
- Security and punishment
Snow Dream Symbolism
Dream symbols can be very complex and layered when you are searching for the meaning. The saying goes “when the snow melts, we will find out whats beneath”. Snow might emerge to make you explore what you could be covering up or concealing in your life. The snow masks what is really underneath or shown to others; this is emotionally blocked by you.
Could it suggest if you expose what is underneath you could be vulnerable? The sun (warmth) brings your attention to growth, energy and power is so distant, far away from you. Could it suggest that the snow needs to settle, or long overdue?
- Hiding or defending
- Covered up
Snow & Mountains Dream
A very powerful symbol in your dream that holds a profound message. A mountain represents achievement, obstacles, responsibilities, spirituality,goals, success and even loss. Noticing snow on a mountain suggests that you are observing something unexplored. The mountain reaches heights that you might not be able to achieve.
A positive dream symbol would be when you are climbing or ascending up the mountain. These dream suggests you are ready to take on a new difficult task. What could be stopping you from getting to where you need to go? Mountains are known to contain divine inspiration, and it is the focus of pilgrimages of transcendence and spiritual elevation. Could this dream suggest a lack of spiritual awareness or lacking inner divine power?
- Self esteem
- Spiritual stuck
- Fear and anxiety
Snowstorm Dream Meaning
Snow storms are usually caused by rising moist air within an extratropical cyclone. The cyclone forces a relatively warm, moist air mass up and over a cold air mass. Metaphorically speaking these dreams are hinting at two forces connecting causing a disturbance. Wind is a very significant dream symbol connecting with the breath of the spirit or possibly something new. Like most natural disasters in dreams these are calls for concern. There might be an uncontrolled force that as the ability to make situations worse.
- Mass covering
Common Snow Dreams
Observing snow in your house brings your attention to your mind/psyche as something is being covered up. Each floor of your house has an alternative meaning. This part of your mind (emotional) has been cold, frozen and unable to grow. This is hindering your progress to move forward.
Dreaming of snow and ice shows you that something in your life is differently frozen or stuck. Depending the location and who is around you can give you hints on where the problem may stem.
Dreaming of skiing shows you that everything is going smoothly. If you are going up or down show your progress or final ending of this journey. If you are on a mountain or on ground may alter the meaning. Could it mean you need to get out and enjoy life a bit more?