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Japanese Snow Reports and Conditions - Saturday 27th February 2021

Japan Snow Reports

Where has it snowed in Japan? Snow depths and current snow conditions for Japanese Ski Resorts.

When will it next snow in Japan?

Snow is next forecast to fall in Japan over the next 2 days, in at least 50 Ski Resorts including Furano, Kiroro, Niseko, Nozawa Onsen and Rusutsu.

How much snow is there in Japan?

The deepest reported snow in Japan is in Nozawa Onsen, which reports snow depths of 320cm126in on upper slopes and 120cm47in lower down.

When did it last snow in Japan?

We do not currently have reports of recent snowfalls from Japan, but we hope to soon!

Snow Reports for Japan. Collected Saturday 27th February 2021.

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Japanese Ski Resorts - Current Snow Comparison

Last reported snow conditions 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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Japanese Snow Reports
Ski Resort Report Depth^Last SnowForecast 48Hr 7Day
Adatara Kogen-Forecast1cm1in 19cm7in
Aizu Kogen Daikurayama-Forecast1cm- 19cm8in
Aizu Kogen Nango-Forecast-1cm-
Aizu Kogen Takahata-Forecast1cm-22cm9in
Aizu Kogen Takatsue-Forecast1cm-22cm9in
Ajigasawa-Forecast2cm1in 2cm1in
Akitaken Tazawako Kogen-Forecast1cm- 19cm7in
Alts Bandai-Forecast4cm2in 24cm9in
Appi Kogen-Forecast1cm- 9cm4in
Aso Choei Jinko-Forecast--
Bandai Kokusai-Forecast4cm2in 24cm9in
Biwako Valley-Forecast1cm- 15cm6in
Gala Yuzawa-Forecast8cm3in 22cm9in
Hakuba 47-Forecast1cm-56cm22in
Happo One-Forecast1cm-58cm23in
Hotaka Olympia-Forecast-18cm7in
Inawashiro-Forecast1cm- 16cm6in
Kagura-Forecast8cm3in 28cm11in
Kawaba-Forecast2cm1in 18cm7in
Kiroro-Forecast11cm4in 69cm27in
Maiko Kogen-Forecast--
Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura-Forecast1cm- 15cm6in
Myoko Ikenotaira-Forecast1cm-10cm4in
Myoko Pine Valley-Forecast1cm- 15cm6in
Myoko Suginohara-Forecast1cm- 15cm6in
Naeba-Forecast2cm1in 22cm9in
Niseko-Forecast8cm3in 74cm29in
Niseko Annupuri-Forecast8cm3in 73cm29in
Niseko Grand Hirafu-Forecast8cm3in 74cm29in
Niseko Kokusai Moiwa-Forecast8cm3in 74cm29in
Niseko Village/Higashiyama-Forecast8cm3in 74cm29in
Norikura Kogen Onsen-Forecast-30cm12in
Nozawa Onsen320cm126in-Forecast1cm- 11cm4in
Oze Iwakura-Forecast2cm1in 17cm7in
Rusutsu320cm126in-Forecast8cm3in 71cm28in
Sahoro Resort-Forecast-81cm32in
Shiga Giant-Forecast-13cm5in
Shiga Hasuike-Forecast-13cm5in
Shiga Higashitateyama-Forecast-13cm5in
Shiga Hoppo Bunadaira-Forecast-13cm5in
Shiga Ichinose Diamond-Forecast-13cm5in
Shiga Maruike-Forecast-13cm5in
Shiga Okusiga Kogen-Forecast-13cm5in
Shiga Yakebitaiyama-Forecast-13cm5in
Tashiro Kagura Mitsumata-Forecast9cm4in 31cm12in
Teine Olympia-Forecast8cm3in 69cm27in
Togari Onsen-Forecast1cm- 11cm4in
Tsubetsu-Forecast2cm1in 79cm31in
Tsugaike Kogen-Forecast1cm-16cm6in

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 Report Table Key

  • Snow Report - link to the full Snow Report for the named Japanese Ski Resort.
  • Depth(U) - last reported Upper Snow Depth.
  • Last Snow - date of last reported snowfall.
  • Status - ski area status (Open/Closed/Unknown).
  • Forecast - link to the full 7 and 14-Day Snow Forecast.
  • 48 Hours - total snowfall expected in the next 48 hours.
  • 7 Days - total snowfall possible over the next 7 days.

All Snow Reports are subject to change. The snow depths given are indicative only of the limited measurements made available by the ski areas concerned, and snow depth and quality will vary substantially from slope to slope.

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