Niseko Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 16th April 2014

Niseko Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:07am on Wednesday 16th April 2014
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Few clouds, mostly blue sky and sunny
Base temp:
4°C

Top temp:
-2°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
-
wind condition
3-8m/s (Hirafu)
Very good
This report
Wednesday 16th April 2014, 8:07am
0cm
Tuesday 15th April 2014, 8:45am 0cm
Monday 14th April 2014, 8:01am 0cm
Sunday 13th April 2014, 8:40am 0cm
Saturday 12th April 2014, 7:53am 0cm
Friday 11th April 2014, 7:35am 3cm
Thursday 10th April 2014, 7:47am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 3cm
Last 14 reports (total): 13cm
Current month (April 2014) total: 13cm
2013/2014 season so far total: 1163cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:07am on Wednesday 16th April 2014
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

More sun and blue sky over Niseko this morning... a few more clouds as well, but it's mostly bright and fine again. Currently about 5 degrees at base but it's not expected to warm up that much today.

Similar conditions are expected tomorrow.

No new snow to report!

Niseko Grand Hirafu is hosting the FIS Official Niseko Grand Hirafu Cup GS event at the moment, until tomorrow actually. Because of this there are some courses with restrictions - Furiko Course, Green Course (partial), Alpen Course. Onsenzawa Course and the King Area connecting are completely closed to the public.

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Official snow depth numbers and planned operating lifts at time of writing:

Grand Hirafu:
Top - 305cm
Base - 80cm

Ace Number 2 Center Four lift
King Number 3 Triple
King Number 4
Ace Number 1
(* Hirafu Gondola will open only on 19th, 20th, 26th, 27th, 29th April and 3-6th May)

Annupuri:
Top - 310cm
Base - 100cm

Annupuri Gondola
Jumbo No1 quad
Jumbo No4 pair

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Niseko Annupuri plans to be at least part open until Tuesday 6th May.
Niseko Grand Hirafu plans to be at least part open until Tuesday 6th May.

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Niseko Hanazono Resort is now closed for the season.
Niseko Village is closed at the moment but plans to re-open between 26th April and 6th May (Golden Week).

Archive report: Posted at 8:07am on Wednesday 16th April 2014
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

Niseko Now ski lift operation notes:

Please see main report for details

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Niseko Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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  2013/2014
*as of Wednesday 16th April 2014
2012/2013
Season
2011/2012
Season
16th April 0cm 0cm -
15th April 0cm 0cm -
14th April 0cm 0cm -
13th April 0cm 0cm -
12th April 0cm 5cm -
11th April 3cm 10cm -
10th April 0cm 5cm -
Previous 7 days total 3cm 20cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 13cm 20cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 123cm 118cm -
December observed snowfall total 275cm 418cm -
January observed snowfall total 461cm 443cm -
February observed snowfall total 178cm 316cm -
March observed snowfall total 113cm 164cm -
April observed snowfall total 13cm 32cm -
May observed snowfall total - 2cm -
Season observed snowfall total 1163cm 1493cm 0cm
Niseko Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 16th April 2014
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Niseko Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
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2015/2016 season - - - - - - - -
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2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
123cm
[123cm]
275cm
[398cm]
461cm
[859cm]
178cm
[1037cm]
113cm
[1150cm]
13cm
[1163cm]
-
[1163cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
118cm
[118cm]
418cm
[536cm]
443cm
[979cm]
316cm
[1295cm]
164cm
[1459cm]
32cm
[1491cm]
2cm
[1493cm]
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