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Japanese Snow Reports and Conditions - Thursday 27th January 2022

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 Rusutsu, which reports snow depths of 250cm on upper slopes and 185cm 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 27th January 2022.

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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 Up HighLast SnowForecast 48 Hr 7 Day
Adatara Kogen-Forecast4cm 13cm
Aizu Kogen Takahata-Forecast2cm 7cm
Ajigasawa-Forecast2cm 14cm
Akabirayama-Forecast5cm 15cm
Akitaken Tazawako Kogen-Forecast9cm 44cm
Amihari-Forecast6cm 20cm
Appi Kogen-Forecast5cm 25cm
Asahidake Onsen-Forecast--
Aso Choei Jinko-Forecast--
Bandai Kokusai-Forecast15cm 67cm
Biwako Valley-Forecast14cm 59cm
Cupid Valley-Forecast11cm 61cm
Furano180cm-Forecast5cm 36cm
Gala Yuzawa-Forecast20cm 71cm
Geihoku Kokusai-Forecast-8cm
Geto Kogen-Forecast12cm 37cm
Gokase Highland-Forecast--
Hakuba 47-Forecast16cm 51cm
Hakuba Cortina Kokusai-Forecast-1cm
Hakusan Sena Kogen-Forecast2cm 15cm
Happo One-Forecast16cm 51cm
Hotaka Olympia-Forecast-2cm
Inawashiro-Forecast5cm 17cm
Iwappara-Forecast20cm 72cm
Kagura-Forecast20cm 73cm
Kijimadaira-Forecast5cm 20cm
Kiroro-Forecast6cm 44cm
Kusatsu Onsen-Forecast-3cm
Madarao-Forecast5cm 20cm
Maiko Kogen-Forecast--
Myoko Pine Valley-Forecast14cm 61cm
Myoko Suginohara-Forecast14cm 66cm
Naeba-Forecast6cm 12cm
Niseko-Forecast12cm 62cm
Niseko Grand Hirafu-Forecast12cm 62cm
Niseko Hanazono-Forecast12cm 62cm
Niseko Kokusai Moiwa-Forecast12cm 62cm
Niseko Village/Higashiyama-Forecast12cm 62cm
Norikura Kogen Onsen-Forecast4cm 14cm
Nozawa Onsen-Forecast12cm 64cm
Rusutsu240cm-Forecast12cm 62cm
Sahoro Resort-Forecast1cm3cm
Shiga Giant-Forecast-1cm
Shiga Hasuike-Forecast-1cm
Shiga Higashitateyama-Forecast-1cm
Shiga Ichinose Diamond-Forecast-1cm
Shizukuishi-Forecast5cm 20cm
Teine Olympia-Forecast9cm 42cm
Tengendai Kogen-Forecast9cm 42cm
Togari Onsen-Forecast12cm 63cm
Tsubetsu-Forecast3cm 7cm
Tsugaike Kogen-Forecast5cm 20cm
Yonezawa-Forecast6cm 38cm
Yuzawa Kogen-Forecast20cm 73cm
Yuzawa ParK-Forecast20cm 70cm

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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