Appi Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 5th March 2020

Appi Kogen Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:18am on Thursday 5th March 2020
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Overcast
Base temp:
2°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
SW
visibility condition
Fair
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This report
Thursday 5th March 2020, 8:18am
1cm
Wednesday 4th March 2020, 8:28am 0cm
Tuesday 3rd March 2020, 9:24am 21cm
Monday 2nd March 2020, 9:58am 0cm
Sunday 1st March 2020, 8:07am 1cm
Saturday 29th February 2020, 8:35am 2cm
Friday 28th February 2020, 8:17am 1cm
Last 7 reports (total): 26cm
Last 14 reports (total): 73cm
Current month (March 2020) total: 23cm
2019/2020 season so far total: 627cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:18am on Thursday 5th March 2020
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning from Appi.

There was a meagre fall of 1cm last night, the snow was high in humidity so it’s sticker than we are used to. Presently, it is overcast and a pleasant 0 degrees.

Yesterday morning started off as a perfect-piste day across the mountain, the wind gained force from the south around 10am and brought cloud and some light snow. The north facing groomers managed to maintain a fair amount of cord for a perfect carving day.

Today all lifts are operating as normal.

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The Sailer quad lift is not operating today. In the meantime, the Sailer Number 2 lift will be operating.

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APPI is open with the following lifts normally operating (subject to change):

- Appi Gondola
- Central quad lift
- Central Number 2 lift
- Central Number 3A lift
- Central Number 5 lift
- Nishimori lift
- Sailer Number 2 lift
- Vista quad lift

- All normal courses at APPI are open
- Dragon tail, Cruise 1, Cruise 2, Bravo, Attack tree run courses are normally open
- Subject to lift operations & weather conditions

Snowfall numbers
The below numbers are reported by the resort

Cumulative snowfall:
565cm

Natural snow depth:
225cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:18am on Thursday 5th March 2020
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Appi Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Appi is open as planned

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(updated daily during winter)
Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Appi Kogen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 5th March 2020
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Appi Kogen Now reports up until Thursday 5th March 2020
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 5th March 2020
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Appi Kogen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2019/2020
*as of Thursday 5th March 2020
2018/2019
Season
2017/2018
Season
5th March 1cm 0cm -
4th March 0cm - 0cm
3rd March 21cm 0cm 20cm
2nd March 0cm 1cm 40cm
1st March 1cm 0cm 5cm
29th February 2cm 0cm 15cm
28th February 1cm 0cm 15cm
Previous 7 days total 26cm 1cm 86cm
Previous 14 days total 73cm 33cm 146cm
November observed snowfall total 56cm 20cm 94cm
December observed snowfall total 187cm 316cm 322cm
January observed snowfall total 139cm 201cm 294cm
February observed snowfall total 222cm 124cm 360cm
March observed snowfall total 23cm 93cm 114cm
April observed snowfall total - 25cm 8cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 627cm 779cm 1192cm
Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 5th March 2020
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Appi Kogen 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
2020/2021 season - - - - - - - -
2019/2020 season - 56cm
[56cm]
187cm
[243cm]
139cm
[382cm]
222cm
[604cm]
23cm
[627cm]
- -
2018/2019 season - 20cm
[20cm]
316cm
[336cm]
201cm
[537cm]
124cm
[661cm]
93cm
[754cm]
25cm
[779cm]
0cm
[779cm]
2017/2018 season - 94cm
[94cm]
322cm
[416cm]
294cm
[710cm]
360cm
[1070cm]
114cm
[1184cm]
8cm
[1192cm]
0cm
[1192cm]
2016/2017 season - - 159cm
[159cm]
307cm
[466cm]
253cm
[719cm]
90cm
[809cm]
15cm
[824cm]
0cm
[824cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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