Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Tuesday 3rd January 2017

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 10:09am on Tuesday 3rd January 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Fog, snow
Base temp:
-4°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Snowing
wind condition
Northerly
visibility condition
Generally quite poor
This report
Tuesday 3rd January 2017, 10:09am
3cm
Monday 2nd January 2017, 9:07am 0cm
Sunday 1st January 2017, 9:11am 1cm
Saturday 31st December 2016, 9:59am 3cm
Friday 30th December 2016, 9:59am 25cm
Thursday 29th December 2016, 9:38am 15cm
Wednesday 28th December 2016, 9:54am 31cm
Last 7 reports (total): 78cm
Last 14 reports (total): 117cm
Current month (January 2017) total: 4cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 246cm

Archive report: Posted at 10:09am on Tuesday 3rd January 2017
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Yesterday... was a bit like spring. In fact I did just head that temperatures were 'like March', so there you go. Nooo! I will not accept that. Spring in April is ok, at the beginning of January it just isn't!

But happily, we're back to colder conditions this morning and there's actually some snow on the ground.

(It's a bit all over the place again this season, isn't it).

Anyway, so yes there's fresh snow on the car this morning and it is snowing now. It's actually coming down quite good at the moment and there's a real foggy feel to the morning. Here in the Maruike-Hasuike area anyway... limited visibility.

Let's hope we get more today and over the next few days.

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Official snow depths numbers reported by different areas of Shiga Kogen:

The majority of ski lifts and courses in Shiga Kogen are now open.

Giant
70cm

Higashitateyama
50cm

Ichinose Family
80cm

Ichinose Diamond
80cm

Kumanoyu
70cm

Maruike
40cm

Nishitateyama
55cm

Okushiga Kogen
95cm

Sun Valley
40cm

Takamagahara Mammoth
80cm

Terakoya
80cm

Yakebitaiyama
90cm

Yokoteyama
50cm

Archive report: Posted at 10:09am on Tuesday 3rd January 2017
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Most of Shiga Kogen is now open

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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Shiga Kogen Now reports up until Tuesday 3rd January 2017
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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Shiga Kogen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2016/2017
*as of Tuesday 3rd January 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
3rd January 3cm 0cm 15cm
2nd January 0cm 2cm 5cm
1st January 1cm 18cm 5cm
31st December 3cm 0cm 1cm
30th December 25cm 4cm 0cm
29th December 15cm 14cm 0cm
28th December 31cm 6cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 78cm 44cm 26cm
Previous 14 days total 117cm 78cm 62cm
November observed snowfall total 27cm 7cm 10cm
December observed snowfall total 215cm 105cm 257cm
January observed snowfall total 4cm 204cm 144cm
February observed snowfall total - 147cm 214cm
March observed snowfall total - 97cm 119cm
April observed snowfall total - 8cm 12cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 246cm 568cm 756cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 3rd January 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Shiga Kogen Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - 27cm
[27cm]
215cm
[242cm]
4cm
[246cm]
- - - -
2015/2016 season - 7cm
[7cm]
105cm
[112cm]
204cm
[316cm]
147cm
[463cm]
97cm
[560cm]
8cm
[568cm]
0cm
[568cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
10cm
[10cm]
257cm
[267cm]
144cm
[411cm]
214cm
[625cm]
119cm
[744cm]
12cm
[756cm]
0cm
[756cm]
2013/2014 season - 1cm
[1cm]
145cm
[146cm]
188cm
[334cm]
208cm
[542cm]
113cm
[655cm]
0cm
[655cm]
0cm
[655cm]
2012/2013 season 1cm
[1cm]
2cm
[3cm]
126cm
[129cm]
193cm
[322cm]
158cm
[480cm]
60cm
[540cm]
10cm
[550cm]
0cm
[550cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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