Niseko Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 29th March 2017

Niseko Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:25am on Wednesday 29th March 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Fine, hazy, some cloud
Base temp:
1°C

Top temp:
-3°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
S 4m/s - SW 2m/s (Hirafu)
visibility condition
Decent
This report
Wednesday 29th March 2017, 8:25am
0cm
Tuesday 28th March 2017, 8:29am 6cm
Monday 27th March 2017, 8:34am 0cm
Sunday 26th March 2017, 7:45am 0cm
Saturday 25th March 2017, 8:01am 1cm
Friday 24th March 2017, 7:49am 1cm
Thursday 23rd March 2017, 8:04am 2cm
Last 7 reports (total): 10cm
Last 14 reports (total): 16cm
Current month (March 2017) total: 81cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 686cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:25am on Wednesday 29th March 2017
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

Good morning to you all.

A very spring-like feel to this early morning. Mild and kind of a 'hazy fine'. Plus some cloud. The words aren't flowing this morning, sorry!

It's forecast to me very mild (for us) here today, perhaps as high as around 6 or 7C this afternoon. Also looks like there might be some rain later tomorrow, but hopefully a bit of snow at higher elevations.

I'll try to be better with my English tomorrow, honest!

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Until Thursday, Shirakaba at Niseko Grand Hirafu will apparently be closed as they are busy setting up the Spring Park there.

The Dai-no no kabe course will be closed today due to an event being held there (35th Hokkaido Junior Ski Technique Championships).

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Resort specific opening news at time of writing (subject to change during the day):

Niseko Grand Hirafu
Niseko HANAZONO Resort
Niseko Village
Niseko Annupuri
Resorts are opening as planned this morning.
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Official resort snow depths as of Wednesday 29th March 2017:

Niseko Grand Hirafu & Hanazono
Top - 325cm
Base - 120cm

Niseko Village
Top - 260cm
Base - 110cm

Niseko Annupuri
Top - 230cm
Base - 110cm

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Planned closing dates
Niseko Grand Hirafu plans to be open daily until Sunday 7th May.
Niseko Hanazono plans to be open daily until Sunday 2nd April.
Niseko Village plans to be open daily until Sunday 2nd April (and then from 28th April until 7th May).
Niseko Annupuri plans to be open daily until Sunday 7th May.

Night time floodlit operations have now finished for the season.

Archive report: Posted at 8:25am on Wednesday 29th March 2017
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

Niseko Now ski lift operation notes:

All resorts opening as planned this morning

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  2016/2017
*as of Wednesday 29th March 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
29th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
28th March 6cm 0cm 0cm
27th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
26th March 0cm 1cm 0cm
25th March 1cm 4cm 20cm
24th March 1cm 1cm 6cm
23rd March 2cm 4cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 10cm 10cm 26cm
Previous 14 days total 16cm 14cm 27cm
November observed snowfall total 110cm 61cm 30cm
December observed snowfall total 181cm 244cm 519cm
January observed snowfall total 152cm 303cm 257cm
February observed snowfall total 160cm 266cm 196cm
March observed snowfall total 81cm 109cm 139cm
April observed snowfall total - 6cm 3cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 686cm 992cm 1144cm
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The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 29th March 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Niseko Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2018/2019 season - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season 2cm
[2cm]
110cm
[112cm]
181cm
[293cm]
152cm
[445cm]
160cm
[605cm]
81cm
[686cm]
-
[686cm]
-
[686cm]
2015/2016 season 3cm
[3cm]
61cm
[64cm]
244cm
[308cm]
303cm
[611cm]
266cm
[877cm]
109cm
[986cm]
6cm
[992cm]
0cm
[992cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
30cm
[30cm]
519cm
[549cm]
257cm
[806cm]
196cm
[1002cm]
139cm
[1141cm]
3cm
[1144cm]
0cm
[1144cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
123cm
[123cm]
275cm
[398cm]
461cm
[859cm]
178cm
[1037cm]
113cm
[1150cm]
13cm
[1163cm]
0cm
[1163cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
118cm
[118cm]
418cm
[536cm]
443cm
[979cm]
316cm
[1295cm]
164cm
[1459cm]
32cm
[1491cm]
2cm
[1493cm]
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