Furano Now daily snow and weather - Friday 6th January 2017

Furano Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Furano (Hokkaido), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 10:55am on Friday 6th January 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Overcast
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-13°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
No precipitation
wind condition
Calm
visibility condition
Very good
This report
Friday 6th January 2017, 10:55am
0cm
Thursday 5th January 2017, 9:09am 0cm
Wednesday 4th January 2017, 9:11am 1cm
Tuesday 3rd January 2017, 11:07am 0cm
Monday 2nd January 2017, 9:06am 1cm
Sunday 1st January 2017, 9:19am 1cm
Saturday 31st December 2016, 10:38am 13cm
Last 7 reports (total): 16cm
Last 14 reports (total): 77cm
Current month (January 2017) total: 3cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 291cm

Archive report: Posted at 10:55am on Friday 6th January 2017
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

There is no fresh snow to report once again, but from Monday onwards things are starting to look interesting with substantial snow on the forecast. For today the weather is pretty good with overcast conditions, but still fairly bright out on the resort with very good visibility. Despite lacking fresh top ups recently the slopes are still in excellent condition and are certainly not icy at all.

Archive report: Posted at 10:55am on Friday 6th January 2017
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

Furano Now ski lift operation notes:

Lift operation times are expected to be...

FURANO ZONE
Furano Ropeway 8:30am-15:20pm.
Furano Downhill Romance #2 chairlift 8:40am-15:20pm.
Furano Downhill Romance #3 chairlift 9:00am-15:20pm.
Prince Romance chairlift 8:30am-16:30pm.
Downhill Swift Lift #1 9:00am-19:30pm

KITANOMINE ZONE
Kitanomine Gondola 9:00am-15:20pm
Kitanomine Swift Lift #1 8:30am-19:30pm.
Kitanomine Romance Lift #2 8:45am-15:20pm.
Link Lift 9:00am-15:30pm

(Actual operation and times may change without notification and be different from the above information).

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Furano Now observed snowfall data: Recent Furano Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 6th January 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Furano Now reports up until Friday 6th January 2017
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 6th January 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Furano Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2016/2017
*as of Friday 6th January 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
6th January 0cm 5cm 0cm
5th January 0cm 30cm 2cm
4th January 1cm 12cm 10cm
3rd January 0cm 16cm 5cm
2nd January 1cm 24cm 0cm
1st January 1cm 10cm 0cm
31st December 13cm 3cm 10cm
Previous 7 days total 16cm 100cm 27cm
Previous 14 days total 77cm 224cm 74cm
November observed snowfall total 110cm 77cm 15cm
December observed snowfall total 178cm 295cm 123cm
January observed snowfall total 3cm 187cm 122cm
February observed snowfall total - 178cm 58cm
March observed snowfall total - 83cm 70cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 2cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 291cm 835cm 390cm
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Friday 6th January 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Furano Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - 110cm
[110cm]
178cm
[288cm]
3cm
[291cm]
- - - -
2015/2016 season 15cm
[15cm]
77cm
[92cm]
295cm
[387cm]
187cm
[574cm]
178cm
[752cm]
83cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
15cm
[15cm]
123cm
[138cm]
122cm
[260cm]
58cm
[318cm]
70cm
[388cm]
2cm
[390cm]
0cm
[390cm]
2013/2014 season - 30cm
[30cm]
155cm
[185cm]
174cm
[359cm]
92cm
[451cm]
105cm
[556cm]
35cm
[591cm]
0cm
[591cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
69cm
[69cm]
162cm
[231cm]
130cm
[361cm]
152cm
[513cm]
219cm
[732cm]
19cm
[751cm]
0cm
[751cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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