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Japanese Snow Reports and Conditions - Thursday 15th April 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 8 Ski Resorts including Furano, Niseko, Niseko Grand Hirafu, Niseko Village/Higashiyama and Rusutsu.

How much snow is there in Japan?

The deepest reported snow in Japan is in Rusutsu, which reports snow depths of 180cm on upper slopes and 80cm 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 Thursday 15th April 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-Forecast-1cm
Aizu Kogen Daikurayama-Forecast--
Aizu Kogen Nango-Forecast--
Aizu Kogen Takahata-Forecast--
Aizu Kogen Takatsue-Forecast-2cm
Ajigasawa-Forecast--
Akabirayama-Forecast--
Akazawa-Forecast--
Akazurayama-Forecast--
Akitaken Tazawako Kogen-Forecast-2cm
Alts Bandai-Forecast-1cm
Amihari-Forecast-6cm
Appi Kogen-Forecast-6cm
Aso Choei Jinko-Forecast--
Bandai Kokusai-Forecast-1cm
Biwako Valley-Forecast--
Dynaland-Forecast-1cm
Furano148cm-Forecast1cm11cm
Gala Yuzawa-Forecast1cm1cm
Hakuba 47-Forecast-14cm
Happo One-Forecast-14cm
Hotaka Olympia-Forecast--
Inawashiro-Forecast--
Kagura-Forecast-5cm
Karuizawa-Forecast--
Kawaba-Forecast-7cm
Kiroro-Forecast--
Madarao-Forecast-1cm
Maiko Kogen-Forecast--
Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura-Forecast-2cm
Myoko Ikenotaira-Forecast--
Myoko Pine Valley-Forecast--
Myoko Suginohara-Forecast-1cm
Naeba-Forecast-6cm
Niseko-Forecast3cm 17cm
Niseko Annupuri-Forecast3cm 17cm
Niseko Grand Hirafu-Forecast3cm 17cm
Niseko Kokusai Moiwa-Forecast3cm 17cm
Niseko Village/Higashiyama-Forecast3cm 17cm
Norikura Kogen Onsen-Forecast-16cm
Nozawa Onsen135cm-Forecast--
Oze Iwakura-Forecast--
Rusutsu180cm-Forecast2cm 13cm
Sahoro Resort-Forecast--
Shiga Giant-Forecast-2cm
Shiga Hasuike-Forecast-2cm
Shiga Higashitateyama-Forecast-2cm
Shiga Hoppo Bunadaira-Forecast-2cm
Shiga Ichinose Diamond-Forecast-2cm
Shiga Maruike-Forecast-2cm
Shiga Okusiga Kogen-Forecast-2cm
Shiga Yakebitaiyama-Forecast-2cm
Shizukuishi-Forecast-6cm
Tashiro Kagura Mitsumata-Forecast-17cm
Teine Olympia-Forecast-11cm
Togakushi-Forecast-5cm
Togari Onsen-Forecast--
Tsubetsu-Forecast--
Tsugaike Kogen-Forecast-5cm
Zao-Forecast--

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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