Better Snow


Fence with snow "inside" it.

Better Snow shows a snow layer beneath specific blocks that have a snow layer or snow block near them.


Button and tooltip for the option, found in Video Settings ‣ Quality.

Block list

  • Glass panes

  • Tall grass

  • Grass

  • Ferns

  • Flowers

  • Fences

  • Fence gates

  • Hoppers

  • Saplings

  • Iron bars

  • Walls


A grass platform with snow layers on one row and various blocks on the other. For example, the glass pane has no snow below it, but since there is a snow layer next to it, it shows as having a snow layer inside it.

Assumes the latest OptiFine version.
Updated to commit 15ef3106.

Last update: 2024 June 12