Aizu Bandai Now daily snow and weather - latest report

Aizu Bandai Now

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Aizu region, Japan
LATEST REPORT: Posted at 9:27am on Sunday 16th December 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Blue skies
Base temp:
-5°C

Top temp:
-6°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
W 2m/s
visibility condition
Excellent
This report
Sunday 16th December 2018, 9:27am
12cm
Saturday 15th December 2018, 8:24am 15cm
Friday 14th December 2018, 8:36am 12cm
Thursday 13th December 2018, 8:55am 4cm
Wednesday 12th December 2018, 9:58am 12cm
Tuesday 11th December 2018, 10:08am 7cm
Sunday 9th December 2018, 9:58am 9cm
Last 7 reports (total): 71cm
Last 14 reports (total): 85cm
Current month (December 2018) total: 72cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 85cm

Good morning from Urabandai area.

It is a beautiful sunny morning with another 12cm of fresh new snow on the ground to report this morning.

The temperature is keeping low and the lakes in Urabandai area are now start to freeze over.

Snow conditions are pretty good this morning, soft and light.

The first photo today is from Nekoma and the second from Grandeco.

The third picture is from Alts Bandai which is in the south part of Mt. Bandai. Alts Bandai will be opening from 22th and the snow depth at the moment is about 15cm.

Hoping to get some more snow before Christmas. Fingers crossed!

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Already part open:

- Grandeco (gondola, No.1 and 2 lift/ center course, upper part of rainbow 3500, lavender B)
- Minoma (part)
- Nekoma (forest and devil lift/ devil 1, 3 and forest 3 course. Snow park is available (5 items)


Saturday 22nd December:

- Urabandai
- Alts Bandai
- Inawashiro
- Inawashiro Resort
- Listel

Aizu Bandai Now ski lift operation notes:

See above

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Saturday 15th December 2018
Photo 1
Photo 2
Photo 3
AS THE SNOW ARRIVES...
Please note that some of our 'Now' reports may appear a little later than usual over the coming few days. As ski resorts start to open up, more information needs to be gathered and so more time is needed. Thank you for your understanding.
Aizu Bandai Now
Welcome to the new Aizu Bandai Now reports. This new new section is actually a continuation of our previous Grandeco Now reports from recent seasons. Archives of Grandeco Now can still be found in that section here. Future reports from the Ura Bandai region of Aizu will be posted in this new section.
Nearby ski resorts
Official snow depth and weekly forecasts
(updated Sunday 16th December 2018)
Daily snow reports
Other SnowJapan 'Now' reports and latest observed snowfall
Hakuba Now 0cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 8:28am
Myoko Now 9cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 11:28am
Naeba Now 0cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 9:45am
Appi Kogen Now 0cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 8:45am
Zao Now 0cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 8:44am
Yuzawa Now 2cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 8:33am
Furano Now 2cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 8:27am
Niseko Now 6cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 8:25am
Madarao Now 4cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 8:00am
Shiga Kogen Now 2cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 8:00am
Nozawa Onsen Now 2cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 7:51am
Geto Kogen Now 0cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 7:46am
Minakami Now 30cm
Saturday 15th December 2018, 10:44am
Grandeco Now 0cm
Thursday 22nd November 2018, 11:03am
Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Aizu Bandai Now observed snowfall data: Recent Aizu Bandai Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 16th December 2018
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Aizu Bandai Now reports up until Sunday 16th December 2018
(View more analysis here)
Aizu Bandai Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 16th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Aizu Bandai Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View more analysis here)
  2018/2019
*as of Sunday 16th December 2018
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
16th December 12cm - -
15th December 15cm - -
14th December 12cm - -
13th December 4cm - -
12th December 12cm - -
11th December 7cm - -
9th December 9cm - -
Previous 7 days total 71cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 85cm 0cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 13cm - -
December observed snowfall total 72cm - -
January observed snowfall total - - -
February observed snowfall total - - -
March observed snowfall total - - -
April observed snowfall total - - -
May observed snowfall total - - -
Season observed snowfall total 85cm 0cm 0cm
Aizu Bandai Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 16th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Aizu Bandai Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
(View more analysis here)
  October November December January February March April May
2018/2019 season - 13cm
[13cm]
72cm
[85cm]
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2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
  October November December January February March April May
Aizu Bandai Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Aizu Bandai Now by clicking on the month