Nozawa Onsen Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 19th December 2018

Nozawa Onsen Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Nozawa Onsen region, Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:26am on Wednesday 19th December 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Blue sky, some cloud still
Base temp:
-1°C

Top temp:
-4°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None currently
wind condition
Light southerly
visibility condition
Very good
PLEASE READ THIS
This report
Wednesday 19th December 2018, 8:26am
0cm
Tuesday 18th December 2018, 8:32am 9cm
Monday 17th December 2018, 11:56am 0cm
Sunday 16th December 2018, 7:51am 2cm
Saturday 15th December 2018, 7:51am 34cm
Friday 14th December 2018, 8:11am 18cm
Thursday 13th December 2018, 7:31am 1cm
Last 7 reports (total): 64cm
Last 14 reports (total): 87cm
Current month (December 2018) total: 87cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 89cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:26am on Wednesday 19th December 2018
The latest Nozawa Onsen Now report can be found here

Good morning from Nozawa.

Well, the clouds are clearing and the sun is out!

It is quite chilly early on with a high of around 4C forecast for later down at village level, and a return of the clouds with (fingers crossed) some snow by tonight. Stay low please, temps.

Talking of which, they don't seem to want to keep down just yet and as much as I don't want to say it we're still seeing warming up further forecast for the end of the week and into the weekend.

---

Wednesday 19th December 2018

Fresh snowfall recorded by resort (since yesterday):

- Yamabiko (1407m): 0cm
- Uenotaira (1230m): 0cm
- Hikage (660m): 0cm
- Nagasaka (615m): 0cm
- Karasawa (563m): 0cm

Lifts operations starting from 8:30am:

- Nagasaka Gondola
- Hikage Gondola
- Yamabiko Four Lift
- Yamabiko Number 2 Four Lift
- Skyline connecting pair lift
- Yunomine pair lift
- Uenotaira Four Lift
- Hikage Triple lift
- Hikage Four lift
- Shinyu pair lift
- Nagasaka triple lift
- Yu Road

Open courses:

- Yamabiko A
- Yamabiko C
- Yamabiko B
- Yamabiko D
- Yamabiko E
- Uenotaira
- Kokenashi
- Paradise
- Bunabayashi (to mid-station)
- Rinkan
- Hikage (southern area)
- Nagasaka connecting
- Kumataka
- Mizunashi
- Yunomine
- Ushikubi
- Schneider
- Challenge
- Utopia A

Official snow depth numbers:

- Yamabiko (1407m): 75cm
- Uenotaira (1230m): 70cm
- Hikage (660m): 45cm
- Nagasaka (615m): 30cm
- Karasawa (563m): -cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:26am on Wednesday 19th December 2018
The latest Nozawa Onsen Now report can be found here

Nozawa Onsen Now ski lift operation notes:

A large part of Nozawa is now open

<
Tuesday 18th December 2018
This report
Wednesday 19th December 2018
Thursday 20th December 2018
>
Photo 1
Photo 2
Photo 3
2020-2021 Season
Our daily reporting will be back for the 2020-2021 winter season
Daily snow reports
Other SnowJapan 'Now' reports and latest observed snowfall
Shiga Kogen Now 0cm
Saturday 30th May 2020, 10:10am
Geto Kogen Now 3cm
Friday 24th April 2020, 8:18am
Appi Kogen Now 0cm
Thursday 23rd April 2020, 5:30pm
Furano Now 0cm
Wednesday 22nd April 2020, 7:08am
Madarao Now 0cm
Tuesday 31st March 2020, 9:15am
Zao Now 8cm
Friday 17th April 2020, 7:53am
Niseko Now 0cm
Sunday 19th April 2020, 8:34am
Naeba Now 0cm
Sunday 5th April 2020, 9:01am
Myoko Now 9cm
Friday 10th April 2020, 10:24am
Minakami Now 0cm
Monday 13th April 2020, 8:08am
Hakuba Now 0cm
Monday 13th April 2020, 9:02am
Aizu Bandai Now 4cm
Friday 10th April 2020, 7:23am
Yuzawa Now 0cm
Saturday 18th April 2020, 7:27am
Grandeco Now 0cm
Thursday 22nd November 2018, 11:03am
Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Lessons in English
Nozawa Onsen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Nozawa Onsen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 19th December 2018
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Nozawa Onsen Now reports up until Wednesday 19th December 2018
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Nozawa Onsen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 19th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Nozawa Onsen 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 Wednesday 19th December 2018
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
19th December 0cm 0cm 0cm
18th December 9cm 29cm 1cm
17th December 0cm 22cm 12cm
16th December 2cm 0cm 6cm
15th December 34cm 2cm 0cm
14th December 18cm 41cm 0cm
13th December 1cm 3cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 64cm 97cm 19cm
Previous 14 days total 87cm 119cm 76cm
November observed snowfall total 2cm 21cm 2cm
December observed snowfall total 87cm 217cm 161cm
January observed snowfall total - 325cm 366cm
February observed snowfall total - 131cm 196cm
March observed snowfall total - 5cm 97cm
April observed snowfall total - 1cm 0cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 89cm 700cm 822cm
Nozawa Onsen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 19th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Nozawa Onsen 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 - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - 2cm
[2cm]
87cm
[89cm]
- - - - -
2017/2018 season - 21cm
[21cm]
217cm
[238cm]
325cm
[563cm]
131cm
[694cm]
5cm
[699cm]
1cm
[700cm]
0cm
[700cm]
2016/2017 season - 2cm
[2cm]
161cm
[163cm]
366cm
[529cm]
196cm
[725cm]
97cm
[822cm]
0cm
[822cm]
0cm
[822cm]
2015/2016 season - 3cm
[3cm]
100cm
[103cm]
132cm
[235cm]
162cm
[397cm]
75cm
[472cm]
0cm
[472cm]
-
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
0cm
[0cm]
437cm
[437cm]
314cm
[751cm]
215cm
[966cm]
78cm
[1044cm]
0cm
[1044cm]
0cm
[1044cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
15cm
[15cm]
100cm
[115cm]
259cm
[374cm]
168cm
[542cm]
178cm
[720cm]
0cm
[720cm]
0cm
[720cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
3cm
[3cm]
213cm
[216cm]
311cm
[527cm]
253cm
[780cm]
29cm
[809cm]
15cm
[824cm]
0cm
[824cm]
  October November December January February March April May
Nozawa Onsen Now reports before Wednesday 19th December 2018
Nozawa Onsen Now reports from the same period last season
Nozawa Onsen Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Nozawa Onsen Now by clicking on the month

2020

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

2002