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Japanese Snow Forecasts - Tuesday 18th December 2018

Japan Snow Forecasts

Where is it expected to snow in Japan? Forecast snow fall for Japanese Ski Resorts.

Japanese Snow Forecasts

December 18, 2018

Significant Fresh Snow is forecast for Nozawa Onsen.

 At least 3 Ski Areas in Japan are reported to be open.

Snow Forecasts for Japan. Covering the period from Tuesday 18th December 2018.

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Japanese Ski Resorts - Forecast Snow

The latest snow forecasts for Ski Resorts in Japan - please note that all ski resorts can be affected by weather at short notice, and you should check with the Tourist Office before travelling.

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Snow Forecast 48HrTueWedThuFriSatSunMon 7DaySnow Conditions
Adatara Kogen15cm6in 19cm8in -
Aizu Kogen Daikurayama13cm5in 20cm8in -
Aizu Kogen Nango11cm4in 12cm5in -
Aizu Kogen Takahata10cm4in 13cm5in -
Aizu Kogen Takatsue10cm4in 14cm5in -
Ajigasawa14cm6in 23cm9in -
Akabirayama6cm2in 7cm3in -
Akazurayama-3cm1in -
Akitaken Tazawako Kogen9cm4in 19cm7in -
Alts Bandai58cm23in 84cm33in -
Amihari7cm3in 11cm4in -
Appi Kogen7cm3in 9cm3in -
Arai-2cm1in -
Asahidake Onsen---
Asarigawa Onsen5cm2in 12cm5in -
Ashibetsu3cm1in 7cm3in -
Aso Choei Jinko---
Bandai Kokusai58cm23in 84cm33in -
Biwako Valley18cm7in 42cm16in -
Cupid Valley13cm5in 31cm12in -
Daisen Kokusai2cm1in 5cm2in -
Dynaland1cm1in 2cm1in -
Furano9cm3in 19cm7in Ski Area Open
Hakuba 4717cm7in 27cm11in -
Happo One17cm7in 27cm11in -
Hotaka Olympia4cm2in 7cm3in -
Inawashiro13cm5in 20cm8in -
Kawaba6cm2in 7cm3in -
Maiko Kogen---
Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura13cm5in 28cm11in -
Myoko Ikenotaira4cm2in 7cm3in -
Myoko Pine Valley13cm5in 28cm11in -
Myoko Suginohara13cm5in 28cm11in -
Naeba6cm2in 8cm3in -
Niseko7cm3in 23cm9in -
Niseko Annupuri7cm3in 23cm9in -
Niseko Kokusai Moiwa7cm3in 22cm9in -
Niseko Village/Higashiyama7cm3in 23cm9in -
Norikura Kogen Onsen15cm6in 22cm9in -
Nozawa Onsen59cm23in 87cm34in Ski Area Open
Oze Iwakura6cm2in 8cm3in -
Rusutsu7cm3in 22cm9in Ski Area Open
Sahoro Resort-5cm2in -
Shiga Giant-1cm- -
Shiga Hasuike-1cm- -
Shiga Higashitateyama-1cm- -
Shiga Hoppo Bunadaira-1cm- -
Shiga Ichinose Diamond-1cm- -
Shiga Maruike-1cm- -
Shiga Okusiga Kogen-1cm- -
Shiga Yakebitaiyama-1cm- -
Shizukuishi7cm3in 11cm4in -
Tashiro Kagura Mitsumata23cm9in 45cm18in -
Teine Olympia8cm3in 20cm8in -
Togakushi5cm2in 8cm3in -
Togari Onsen15cm6in 34cm13in -
Tsubetsu-3cm1in -
Tsugaike Kogen5cm2in 9cm3in -
Zao5cm2in 5cm2in -
Japanese Snow Forecasts

N.B. The above table shows only the top 60 Japanese ski resorts; please use the Map in the menu above or the links below to see regions of Japan.

The Japanese snow forecast figures given here are the likely average cumulative snowfall on each day, for the specified ski resort. Local snow depths may vary considerably from slope to slope.

Off Piste and Avalanche Safety

Ski Safe : If you intend to ski or snowboard off piste in Japan, you must check conditions locally before doing so. Always check the Avalanche Risk Level and carry appropriate avalanche safety equipment at all times.

Japanese Snow Forecast Table Key

  • Snow Forecast - links to 7-Day medium-range and 14-Day long-range Snow Forecasts.
  • 48 Hours - total snowfall forecast in the next 48 hours.
  • 7 Days - total snowfall possible over the next 7 days.
  • Status - ski area status (Open/Closed/Unknown).
  • Snow Conditions - current skiing conditions.

All Snow Forecasts beyond 2 days are subject to change. The multi-day snowfall totals above are the total quantity of fresh snow expected to fall, and do NOT account for settling and compaction that will occur.

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