Niseko Now daily snow and weather reports

Niseko Now

8:01am, 19th April 2014
Current weather conditions:
Sunny again
weather condition Precipitation:
precipitation condition
Temperature (base):
2C Wind conditions:
3-8m/s (Hirafu)
wind condition
Temperature (mountain top):


It's another mostly clear morning here in the Niseko region and a high temperature of around 5 or 6 degrees expecting during the day.

Same expected tomorrow again perhaps... maybe it will get a bit warmer.

Today and tomorrow the Hirafu Gondola is scheduled to be operating - just for the weekends (and then Golden Week).

Have a good weekend!


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

Grand Hirafu:
Top - 295cm
Base - 75cm

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

Top - 310cm
Base - 100cm

Annupuri Gondola
Jumbo No1 quad
Jumbo No4 pair


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.


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).

Niseko Now ski lift operation notes:

Please see the report for details

Observed snowfall in the last 14 days

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Observed snowfall in this season

Niseko Mountain Resort Grand Hirafu:

0cm snowfall in the last 7 days
13cm snowfall in April 2014
1163cm snowfall since the beginning of the season

Please note / Disclaimers

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Niseko Mountain Resort Grand Hirafu
New snowfall* 0cm
Current snow 75cm
Previous day 75cm

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