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Japanese Snow Reports and Conditions - Sunday 24th January 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 46 Ski Resorts including Hakuba 47, Happo One, Kagura, Madarao and Naeba.

How much snow is there in Japan?

The deepest reported snow in Japan is in Nozawa Onsen, which reports snow depths of 250cm on upper slopes and 120cm 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 24th January 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-Forecast6cm 17cm
Aizu Kogen Daikurayama-Forecast3cm 33cm
Aizu Kogen Nango-Forecast1cm6cm
Aizu Kogen Takahata-Forecast2cm 7cm
Aizu Kogen Takatsue-Forecast2cm 10cm
Akazawa-Forecast36cm 36cm
Akazurayama-Forecast8cm 8cm
Akitaken Tazawako Kogen-Forecast-57cm
Alts Bandai-Forecast1cm 45cm
Appi Kogen-Forecast-24cm
Aso Choei Jinko-Forecast-1cm
Bandai Kokusai-Forecast1cm 45cm
Biwako Valley-Forecast-45cm
Gala Yuzawa-Forecast2cm 61cm
Hakuba 47-Forecast5cm 69cm
Happo One-Forecast11cm 26cm
Hotaka Olympia-Forecast-4cm
Inawashiro-Forecast3cm 32cm
Kagura-Forecast9cm 71cm
Karuizawa-Forecast11cm 13cm
Kawaba-Forecast19cm 40cm
Madarao-Forecast4cm 15cm
Maiko Kogen-Forecast--
Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura-Forecast2cm 53cm
Myoko Ikenotaira-Forecast1cm 12cm
Myoko Pine Valley-Forecast-49cm
Myoko Suginohara-Forecast2cm 53cm
Naeba-Forecast18cm 39cm
Niseko Annupuri-Forecast-57cm
Niseko Grand Hirafu-Forecast-57cm
Niseko Kokusai Moiwa-Forecast-57cm
Niseko Village/Higashiyama-Forecast-57cm
Norikura Kogen Onsen-Forecast19cm 62cm
Nozawa Onsen250cm-Forecast-49cm
Oze Iwakura-Forecast6cm 19cm
Sahoro Resort-Forecast-26cm
Shiga Giant-Forecast1cm 2cm
Shiga Hasuike-Forecast1cm 2cm
Shiga Higashitateyama-Forecast1cm 2cm
Shiga Hoppo Bunadaira-Forecast1cm 2cm
Shiga Ichinose Diamond-Forecast1cm 2cm
Shiga Maruike-Forecast1cm 2cm
Shiga Okusiga Kogen-Forecast1cm 2cm
Shiga Yakebitaiyama-Forecast1cm 2cm
Tashiro Kagura Mitsumata-Forecast-64cm
Teine Olympia-Forecast-39cm
Togakushi-Forecast19cm 35cm
Togari Onsen-Forecast-49cm
Tsubetsu-Forecast2cm 15cm
Tsugaike Kogen-Forecast11cm 26cm
Zao-Forecast7cm 9cm

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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