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Japanese Snow Forecasts - Saturday 21st May 2022

Japan Snow Forecasts and Reports for Japanese Ski Resorts

When will it next snow in Japan?

No snow is currently in our forecasts for Japan. To view the latest weather predicted for Japanese Ski Resorts, see below.

How much snow is there in Japan?

The deepest reported snow in Japan is in Nozawa Onsen, which reports snow depths of 70cm on upper slopes.

When did it last snow in Japan?

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

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Top Japanese Ski Resorts by Forecast Snow

No significant snow is forecast for ski resorts here right now.

Top Japanese Ski Resorts by Snow Depth

Japanese ski areas with the greatest reported snow depths.
Ski Resort Report Upper
Nozawa Onsen70cm
Furano25cm

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Japanese Ski Resorts - Forecast Snow Comparison

The latest snow forecasts 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.

Japanese Snow Forecasts
Ski Resort Forecast 48 HrSatSunMonTueWedThuFri 7 DaySnow Conditions
Adatara Kogen---
Aizu Kogen Daikurayama---
Aizu Kogen Nango---
Ajigasawa---
Akabirayama---
Akazawa---
Akazurayama---
Akitaken Tazawako Kogen---
Alts Bandai---
Appi Kogen---
Asarigawa Onsen---
Ashibetsu---
Aso Choei Jinko---
Bandai Kokusai---
Biwako Valley---
Cupid Valley---
Daisen Kokusai---
Furano--Ski Area Open
Gala Yuzawa---
Geto Kogen---
Hachimantai Resort---
Hakuba 47---
Hakuba Norikura---
Happo One---
Hotaka Olympia---
Ipponsugi---
Iwappara---
Kagura---
Karuizawa---
Kijimadaira---
Kiroro---
Kusatsu Onsen---
Madarao---
Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura---
Myoko Suginohara---
Naeba---
Niseko---
Niseko Annupuri---
Niseko Grand Hirafu---
Niseko Hanazono---
Niseko Kokusai Moiwa---
Niseko Village/Higashiyama---
Nozawa Onsen--Ski Area Open
Owani Onsen---
Oze Iwakura---
Rusutsu---
Sahoro Resort---
Shiga Giant---
Shiga Hasuike---
Shiga Higashitateyama---
Shiga Hoppo Bunadaira---
Shiga Ichinose Diamond---
Shiga Okusiga Kogen---
Shiga Yakebitaiyama---
Togari Onsen---
Tsubetsu---
Tsugaike Kogen---
Yuzawa Nakazato---
Yuzawa ParK---
Zao---

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 Forecast Table Key

  • Snow Forecast - links to 7-Day medium-range and 14-Day long-range Snow Forecasts.
  • 48 Hours - total snowfall forecast in the next 48 hours.
  • 7 Days - total snowfall possible over the next 7 days.
  • Status - ski area status (Open/Closed/Unknown).
  • Snow Conditions - current skiing conditions.

All Snow Forecasts beyond 2 days are subject to change. The multi-day snowfall totals above are the total quantity of fresh snow expected to fall, and do NOT account for settling and compaction that will occur.

 Niigata Snow

No significant snow is forecast for ski resorts here right now.

 Hokkaidō Snow

No significant snow is forecast for ski resorts here right now.

 Nagano Snow

No significant snow is forecast for ski resorts here right now.

 Shiga Snow

No significant snow is forecast for ski resorts here right now.

 Fukushima Snow

No significant snow is forecast for ski resorts here right now.