A small dataset showing the typical densities of snow and ice.
|Typical densities of snow and ice (kg/m³)|
|New snow (immediately after falling in calm)||50-70|
|Damp new snow||100-200|
|Wind packed snow||350-400|
|Very wet snow and firn||700-800|
Source: Paterson, W.S.B. 1994. The Physics of Glaciers.