Minakami Now daily snow and weather - Sunday 12th February 2017

Minakami Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Minakami (Gunma), Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 12:50pm on Sunday 12th February 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Snow
Base temp:
-4°C

Top temp:
-8°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Heavy snow
wind condition
Light wind
visibility condition
Poor
This report
Sunday 12th February 2017, 12:50pm
55cm
Saturday 11th February 2017, 13:02pm 25cm
Friday 10th February 2017, 11:37am 25cm
Thursday 9th February 2017, 18:01pm 5cm
Wednesday 8th February 2017, 12:04pm 45cm
Tuesday 7th February 2017, 12:20pm 50cm
Monday 6th February 2017, 17:55pm 5cm
Last 7 reports (total): 210cm
Last 14 reports (total): 335cm
Current month (February 2017) total: 280cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 1087cm

Archive report: Posted at 12:50pm on Sunday 12th February 2017
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Full on snow overnight and it came without a breath of wind.

Looks great, light fluffy stuff but innately unstable.

Tenjin is shut due to avi risk and now has a base over 4m.

Okutone and Hodaigi are on fire and the snow is still coming in very heavily. Hopefully it lets up as we have enough!

---

Fresh snowfall:

55cm Tenjin
40cm Hodaigi
30cm Okutone

Temps at 8am

Official snow depth:

410cm Tenjin
200cm Hodaigi
250cm Okutone

---

Resorts in Minakami (forecasts available from each page):

Akasawa
Minakami Hodaigi
Minakami Kogen Ski Resort
Minakami Kogen Fujiwara
Norn Minakami
Oh-ana
Okutone Snow Park
Tanigawa Tenjindaira
Tanigawa Onsen White Valley

---

Please note that the fresh snowfall number being reported on this report is taken from the ‘base area’ of Tenjindaira - which is just by the top station of the Ropeway at that resort. Other snowfall numbers and commentary will be mentioned within each report when available.

Archive report: Posted at 12:50pm on Sunday 12th February 2017
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Minakami Now ski lift operation notes:

All Minakami resorts open except Tenjin

<
Saturday 11th February 2017
This report
Sunday 12th February 2017
Monday 13th February 2017
>
Daily snow reports
Other SnowJapan 'Now' reports and latest observed snowfall
Zao Now 0cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 10:14am
Naeba Now 6cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 8:38am
Shiga Kogen Now 1cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 8:38am
Myoko Now 18cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 8:07am
Hakuba Now 0cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 8:34am
Madarao Now 8cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 8:32am
Grandeco Now 0cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 8:21am
Niseko Now 5cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 8:06am
Nozawa Onsen Now 0cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 7:57am
Yuzawa Now 2cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 7:52am
Furano Now 0cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 7:54am
Geto Kogen Now 3cm
Thursday 22nd February 2018, 7:16am
Appi Kogen Now 10cm
Wednesday 21st February 2018, 12:13pm
Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Cultural Experiences
Lessons in English
Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Recent Minakami Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 12th February 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Minakami Now reports up until Sunday 12th February 2017
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 12th February 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Minakami 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 Sunday 12th February 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
12th February 55cm 0cm 0cm
11th February 25cm 25cm 5cm
10th February 25cm 80cm 15cm
9th February 5cm 10cm 20cm
8th February 45cm 10cm -
7th February 50cm - 0cm
6th February 5cm 5cm 10cm
Previous 7 days total 210cm 130cm 50cm
Previous 14 days total 335cm 170cm 200cm
November observed snowfall total - - 0cm
December observed snowfall total 212cm 154cm 225cm
January observed snowfall total 595cm 227cm 246cm
February observed snowfall total 280cm 285cm 378cm
March observed snowfall total - 78cm 152cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - - 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 1087cm 744cm 1001cm
Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 12th February 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Minakami 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 - - 212cm
[212cm]
595cm
[807cm]
280cm
[1087cm]
- - -
2015/2016 season - - 154cm
[154cm]
227cm
[381cm]
285cm
[666cm]
78cm
[744cm]
0cm
[744cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
225cm
[225cm]
246cm
[471cm]
378cm
[849cm]
152cm
[1001cm]
0cm
[1001cm]
0cm
[1001cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
20cm
[20cm]
159cm
[179cm]
203cm
[382cm]
295cm
[677cm]
159cm
[836cm]
0cm
[836cm]
0cm
[836cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
6cm
[6cm]
105cm
[111cm]
144cm
[255cm]
131cm
[386cm]
31cm
[417cm]
30cm
[447cm]
0cm
[447cm]
  October November December January February March April May
Minakami Now reports before Sunday 12th February 2017
Minakami Now reports from the same period last season
Minakami Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Minakami Now by clicking on the month