Furano Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 6th December 2018

Furano Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:51am on Thursday 6th December 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Overcast
Base temp:
-6°C

Top temp:
-10°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow
wind condition
Light wind
visibility condition
Fair
This report
Thursday 6th December 2018, 7:51am
10cm
Wednesday 5th December 2018, 7:48am 0cm
Tuesday 4th December 2018, 7:37am 0cm
Monday 3rd December 2018, 9:23am 0cm
Sunday 2nd December 2018, 7:47am 8cm
Saturday 1st December 2018, 7:11am 1cm
Friday 30th November 2018, 19:44pm 41cm
Last 7 reports (total): 60cm
Last 14 reports (total): 83cm
Current month (December 2018) total: 19cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 88cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:51am on Thursday 6th December 2018
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

The warm spell came to an end yesterday morning and gave way to cold temperatures and snow flurries. The snow never really got going until evening but this morning there is a very respectable 10cm on the ground, and once again the village is transformed to a white blanket. Snow is forecast daily through until the end of the week. Unfortunately the resort had to close the lower part of Sailer Course yesterday due to the effect the warm weather and rain had on the snow on the lower mountain. Hopefully this can be reopened soon, but for now it is once again only the top part of the Furano Zone that is open.

Open trails:
Shirakaba
Spies (upper part only)
Sailer (upper part only)

Open lifts:
Downhill Romance #2 chair
Furano Ropeway

Archive report: Posted at 7:51am on Thursday 6th December 2018
The latest Furano Now report can be found here

Furano Now ski lift operation notes:

Furano Zone PARTIALLY OPEN.
Kitanomine Zone CLOSED.

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Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Recent Furano Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 6th December 2018
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Furano Now reports up until Thursday 6th December 2018
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 6th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Furano Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2018/2019
*as of Thursday 6th December 2018
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
6th December 10cm 9cm 13cm
5th December 0cm 28cm 0cm
4th December 0cm 5cm 0cm
3rd December 0cm 9cm 16cm
2nd December 8cm 8cm 13cm
1st December 1cm 18cm 0cm
30th November 41cm 25cm 11cm
Previous 7 days total 60cm 102cm 53cm
Previous 14 days total 83cm 154cm 74cm
November observed snowfall total 69cm 125cm 110cm
December observed snowfall total 19cm 206cm 178cm
January observed snowfall total - 151cm 126cm
February observed snowfall total - 117cm 132cm
March observed snowfall total - 59cm 73cm
April observed snowfall total - 1cm 17cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 88cm 666cm 636cm
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Thursday 6th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Furano 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
2018/2019 season - 69cm
[69cm]
19cm
[88cm]
- - - - -
2017/2018 season 7cm
[7cm]
125cm
[132cm]
206cm
[338cm]
151cm
[489cm]
117cm
[606cm]
59cm
[665cm]
1cm
[666cm]
0cm
[666cm]
2016/2017 season - 110cm
[110cm]
178cm
[288cm]
126cm
[414cm]
132cm
[546cm]
73cm
[619cm]
17cm
[636cm]
0cm
[636cm]
2015/2016 season 15cm
[15cm]
77cm
[92cm]
295cm
[387cm]
187cm
[574cm]
178cm
[752cm]
83cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
15cm
[15cm]
123cm
[138cm]
122cm
[260cm]
58cm
[318cm]
70cm
[388cm]
2cm
[390cm]
0cm
[390cm]
2013/2014 season - 30cm
[30cm]
155cm
[185cm]
174cm
[359cm]
92cm
[451cm]
105cm
[556cm]
35cm
[591cm]
0cm
[591cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
69cm
[69cm]
162cm
[231cm]
130cm
[361cm]
152cm
[513cm]
219cm
[732cm]
19cm
[751cm]
0cm
[751cm]
  October November December January February March April May
Furano Now reports before Thursday 6th December 2018
Furano Now reports from the same period last season
Furano Now archived reporting
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