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Japanese Snow Reports and Conditions - Saturday 22nd 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?

There is snow forecast to fall in Japan over the next 2 days, in at least 46 Ski Resorts including Kiroro, Niseko, Niseko Grand Hirafu, Rusutsu and Shiga Higashitateyama.

How much snow is there in Japan?

The deepest reported snow in Japan is in Rusutsu, which reports snow depths of 240cm on upper slopes and 190cm 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 Saturday 22nd 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-Forecast2cm 7cm
Aizu Kogen Takahata-Forecast1cm 5cm
Ajigasawa-Forecast2cm 7cm
Akabirayama-Forecast2cm 7cm
Akitaken Tazawako Kogen-Forecast7cm 44cm
Appi Kogen-Forecast-11cm
Asahidake Onsen-Forecast--
Aso Choei Jinko-Forecast--
Bandai Kokusai-Forecast12cm 39cm
Biwako Valley-Forecast-23cm
Cupid Valley-Forecast-22cm
Dynaland-Forecast3cm 5cm
Gala Yuzawa-Forecast1cm28cm
Geihoku Kokusai-Forecast-2cm
Geto Kogen-Forecast1cm 16cm
Gokase Highland-Forecast--
Hakuba 47-Forecast-38cm
Hakuba Cortina Kokusai-Forecast4cm 8cm
Hakusan Sena Kogen-Forecast-13cm
Happo One-Forecast-38cm
Hotaka Olympia-Forecast2cm 4cm
Inawashiro-Forecast5cm 20cm
Kiroro-Forecast14cm 30cm
Kusatsu Onsen-Forecast-2cm
Maiko Kogen-Forecast-1cm
Minowa-Forecast2cm 6cm
Myoko Pine Valley-Forecast-23cm
Myoko Suginohara-Forecast-23cm
Niseko-Forecast4cm 31cm
Niseko Grand Hirafu-Forecast4cm 31cm
Niseko Hanazono-Forecast4cm 31cm
Niseko Kokusai Moiwa-Forecast4cm 31cm
Niseko Village/Higashiyama-Forecast4cm 31cm
Norikura Kogen Onsen-Forecast3cm 12cm
Nozawa Onsen-Forecast-22cm
Rusutsu235cm-Forecast4cm 31cm
Sahoro Resort-Forecast-3cm
Shiga Giant-Forecast4cm 10cm
Shiga Hasuike-Forecast4cm 10cm
Shiga Higashitateyama-Forecast4cm 10cm
Shiga Ichinose Diamond-Forecast4cm 10cm
Teine Olympia-Forecast15cm 39cm
Tengendai Kogen-Forecast3cm 20cm
Togari Onsen-Forecast-22cm
Tsubetsu-Forecast2cm 7cm
Tsugaike Kogen-Forecast-10cm
Yonezawa-Forecast3cm 19cm
Yuzawa Kogen-Forecast1cm28cm
Yuzawa ParK-Forecast1cm28cm

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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