Minakami Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 20th February 2018

Minakami Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 11:22am on Tuesday 20th February 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Overcast
Base temp:
-4°C

Top temp:
-8°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None currently
wind condition
Light wind
visibility condition
Good
This report
Tuesday 20th February 2018, 11:22am
3cm
Monday 19th February 2018, 8:33am 40cm
Sunday 18th February 2018, 15:49pm 100cm
Saturday 17th February 2018, 7:20am 0cm
Friday 16th February 2018, 7:52am 10cm
Thursday 15th February 2018, 7:28am 8cm
Wednesday 14th February 2018, 7:41am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 161cm
Last 14 reports (total): 176cm
Current month (February 2018) total: 228cm
2017/2018 season so far total: 1002cm

Archive report: Posted at 11:22am on Tuesday 20th February 2018
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Partial reset here with enough snow to soften things up on resort but full reset in most of the backcountry. Great weather with light snow this morning and the sun peaking through the clouds.

Below photo is from yesterday afternoon, Mt Tanigawa south face

Ski resorts in Minakami:

Akasawa
Minakami Hodaigi
Minakami Kogen Fujiwara
Minakami Kogen Ski Resort
Norn Minakami
Oana
Okutone Snow Park
Tanigawadake Tenjindaira
Tanigawa Onsen White Valley

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Resort Spotlights with more detail:

Norn Minakami
Okutone Snow Park

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Please note that the snowfall numbers posted in this report will be observed from close to the base Tenjindaira Ropeway station - which is often much more than in the central town area of Minakami.

Archive report: Posted at 11:22am on Tuesday 20th February 2018
The latest Minakami Now report can be found here

Minakami Now ski lift operation notes:

Everything open

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Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Recent Minakami Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 20th February 2018
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Minakami Now reports up until Tuesday 20th February 2018
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 20th February 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Minakami Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2017/2018
*as of Tuesday 20th February 2018
2016/2017
Season
2015/2016
Season
20th February 3cm 5cm -
19th February 40cm 15cm 0cm
18th February 100cm 2cm 25cm
17th February 0cm 0cm 25cm
16th February 10cm - 15cm
15th February 8cm - 5cm
14th February 0cm 25cm -
Previous 7 days total 161cm 117cm 70cm
Previous 14 days total 176cm 272cm 220cm
November observed snowfall total - - -
December observed snowfall total 385cm 212cm 154cm
January observed snowfall total 389cm 595cm 227cm
February observed snowfall total 228cm 452cm 285cm
March observed snowfall total - 130cm 78cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm -
Season observed snowfall total 1002cm 1389cm 744cm
Minakami Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 20th February 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Minakami 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 - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - - 385cm
[385cm]
389cm
[774cm]
228cm
[1002cm]
- - -
2016/2017 season - - 212cm
[212cm]
595cm
[807cm]
452cm
[1259cm]
130cm
[1389cm]
0cm
[1389cm]
0cm
[1389cm]
2015/2016 season - - 154cm
[154cm]
227cm
[381cm]
285cm
[666cm]
78cm
[744cm]
0cm
[744cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
225cm
[225cm]
246cm
[471cm]
378cm
[849cm]
152cm
[1001cm]
0cm
[1001cm]
0cm
[1001cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
20cm
[20cm]
159cm
[179cm]
203cm
[382cm]
295cm
[677cm]
159cm
[836cm]
0cm
[836cm]
0cm
[836cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
6cm
[6cm]
105cm
[111cm]
144cm
[255cm]
131cm
[386cm]
31cm
[417cm]
30cm
[447cm]
0cm
[447cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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