Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 30th March 2016

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:44am on Wednesday 30th March 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Overcast, bright
Base temp:
6°C

Top temp:
2°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Light
Good
This report
Wednesday 30th March 2016, 8:44am
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Tuesday 29th March 2016, 8:51am 0cm
Monday 28th March 2016, 8:42am 0cm
Sunday 27th March 2016, 8:25am 0cm
Saturday 26th March 2016, 8:46am 0cm
Friday 25th March 2016, 8:44am 1cm
Thursday 24th March 2016, 8:03am 5cm
Last 7 reports (total): 6cm
Last 14 reports (total): 6cm
Current month (March 2016) total: 35cm
2015/2016 season so far total: 319cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:44am on Wednesday 30th March 2016
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Morning to you all from Hakuba.

This morning it's a bit overcast, some blue sky on show in places and a generally hazy feel early on - currently 6 degrees here in the village and temperatures likely to rise up to around 13-14C later on. The warmth later may also be accompanied by some rain this evening.

We are probably going to be back to sunny skies by tomorrow morning though and more sun on Friday as well.

Sunday may bring some rain - or even snow higher up on the mountains - so it's probably a good idea to keep an eye on how that forecast develops over the next few days if you are planning to be here one day over the coming weekend.

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6 day forecast for Happo-one:

6 day snow and weather forecast for Happo-one

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Resort news as of 8:40am on Wednesday 30th March 2016 (where available, all subject to change due to weather conditions)

Hakuba 47:
All courses at Hakuba 47 remain open.
The Tree Riding Zone is now closed for the season.
Official snow depth:
Upper: 175cm
Base: 60cm

Hakuba Goryu:
All courses open apart from Powder Snow, Snow Diving, Adventure, Cosmo River, Sunny Way and Straight Whisky at Iimori.
The Toomi area will be open until 9:30pm tonight for 'nighta' - will continue until tomorrow night.
Official snow depth
Alps: 223cm
Toomi: 80cm
Iimori: 35cm

Hakuba Happo-one:
The lower Nakiyama, Shirakaba North, Central Course, Kokusai, Sakka, Olympic Course II and Kita One areas are closed.
The Nakiyama South and Shirakaba South lower courses remain open (very limited).
All of upper mountain courses remain all open.
Official snow depth:
Usagidaira: 145cm
Nakiyama: 35cm

Hakuba Cortina:
Courses open - Ikenota, Mt Hieda Forest, Mt Hieda 1 and Itadaira.
Official snow depth:
Top: 130cm
Base: 47cm

Tsugaike Kogen:
Areas now closed: Uma-no-se, Kano-no-naru-oka. Champion and Rinkan just part open due to insufficient snow.
The top Tsugaike Ropeway is now open for spring season (extra charge required).
Official snow depth:
Tsuga-no-mori: 197cm
Maruyama: 35cm
Kane-no-naru-oka: -cm

Hakuba Norikura Onsen:
Open courses: Hakunori Family and Wakaguri Central.
Official snow depth:
35cm

Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field:
Hakuba Iwatake has now closed for the season.

Hakuba Sanosaka:
Sanosaka has now closed for the season.

Archive report: Posted at 8:44am on Wednesday 30th March 2016
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

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Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Recent Hakuba Now reports
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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Hakuba Now reports up until Wednesday 30th March 2016
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Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Hakuba Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2015/2016
*as of Wednesday 30th March 2016
2014/2015
Season
2013/2014
Season
30th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
29th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
28th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
27th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
26th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
25th March 1cm 5cm 0cm
24th March 5cm 3cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 6cm 8cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 6cm 8cm 35cm
November observed snowfall total 10cm 0cm 35cm
December observed snowfall total 54cm 276cm 122cm
January observed snowfall total 138cm 126cm 97cm
February observed snowfall total 82cm 105cm 91cm
March observed snowfall total 35cm 111cm 70cm
April observed snowfall total - 1cm 8cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 319cm 619cm 423cm
Hakuba Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 30th March 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Hakuba 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 - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - 10cm
[10cm]
54cm
[64cm]
138cm
[202cm]
82cm
[284cm]
35cm
[319cm]
- -
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
276cm
[276cm]
126cm
[402cm]
105cm
[507cm]
111cm
[618cm]
1cm
[619cm]
0cm
[619cm]
2013/2014 season - 35cm
[35cm]
122cm
[157cm]
97cm
[254cm]
91cm
[345cm]
70cm
[415cm]
8cm
[423cm]
0cm
[423cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
47cm
[47cm]
185cm
[232cm]
149cm
[381cm]
168cm
[549cm]
10cm
[559cm]
6cm
[565cm]
0cm
[565cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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