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Japanese Snow Reports and Conditions - Sunday 5th April 2020

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 Appi Kogen, Happo One, Naeba, Tashiro Kagura Mitsumata and Zao.

How much snow is there in Japan?

The deepest reported snow in Japan is in Furano, which reports snow depths of 220cm87in on upper slopes and 80cm31in 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 Sunday 5th April 2020.

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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-Forecast11cm4in 25cm10in
Aizu Kogen Daikurayama-Forecast20cm8in 43cm17in
Aizu Kogen Nango-Forecast1cm-2cm1in
Aizu Kogen Takahata-Forecast10cm4in 21cm8in
Aizu Kogen Takatsue-Forecast11cm5in 25cm10in
Akitaken Tazawako Kogen-Forecast28cm11in 42cm17in
Alts Bandai-Forecast28cm11in 70cm27in
Amihari-Forecast18cm7in 26cm10in
Appi Kogen-Forecast18cm7in 28cm11in
Asahidake Onsen-Forecast--
Asarigawa Onsen-Forecast1cm-8cm3in
Aso Choei Jinko-Forecast--
Bandai Kokusai-Forecast28cm11in 70cm27in
Biwako Valley-Forecast10cm4in 27cm11in
Cupid Valley-Forecast9cm4in 18cm7in
Furano220cm87in-Forecast11cm4in 39cm15in
Hakuba 47-Forecast28cm11in 68cm27in
Happo One-Forecast28cm11in 68cm27in
Hotaka Olympia-Forecast1cm-2cm1in
Inawashiro-Forecast20cm8in 40cm16in
Kawaba-Forecast4cm2in 27cm11in
Maiko Kogen-Forecast--
Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura-Forecast12cm5in 36cm14in
Myoko Ikenotaira-Forecast6cm2in 15cm6in
Myoko Pine Valley-Forecast11cm4in 36cm14in
Myoko Suginohara-Forecast12cm5in 36cm14in
Naeba-Forecast4cm2in 28cm11in
Niseko-Forecast22cm9in 55cm22in
Niseko Annupuri-Forecast22cm9in 55cm22in
Niseko Kokusai Moiwa-Forecast22cm9in 55cm22in
Niseko Village/Higashiyama-Forecast22cm9in 55cm22in
Norikura Kogen Onsen-Forecast5cm2in 17cm7in
Nozawa Onsen190cm75in-Forecast7cm3in 18cm7in
Oze Iwakura-Forecast4cm2in 27cm11in
Rusutsu135cm53in-Forecast22cm9in 54cm21in
Sahoro Resort-Forecast18cm7in 29cm12in
Shiga Giant-Forecast--
Shiga Hasuike-Forecast--
Shiga Higashitateyama-Forecast--
Shiga Hoppo Bunadaira-Forecast--
Shiga Ichinose Diamond-Forecast--
Shiga Maruike-Forecast--
Shiga Okusiga Kogen-Forecast--
Shiga Yakebitaiyama-Forecast--
Shizukuishi-Forecast18cm7in 26cm10in
Tashiro Kagura Mitsumata-Forecast16cm6in 58cm23in
Teine Olympia-Forecast8cm3in 29cm12in
Togakushi-Forecast6cm2in 17cm7in
Togari Onsen-Forecast7cm3in 18cm7in
Tsubetsu-Forecast19cm7in 40cm16in
Tsugaike Kogen-Forecast6cm2in 17cm7in
Zao-Forecast2cm1in 2cm1in

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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