Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Monday 4th March 2019

Shiga Kogen Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Shiga Kogen region, Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 7:55am on Monday 4th March 2019
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud, fog
Base temp:
1°C

Top temp:
-1°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
It's snowing!
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Limited in places
This report
Monday 4th March 2019, 7:55am
3cm
Sunday 3rd March 2019, 8:39am 0cm
Saturday 2nd March 2019, 7:58am 1cm
Friday 1st March 2019, 9:09am 1cm
Thursday 28th February 2019, 9:05am 2cm
Wednesday 27th February 2019, 8:54am 0cm
Tuesday 26th February 2019, 8:57am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 7cm
Last 14 reports (total): 9cm
Current month (March 2019) total: 5cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 586cm

Archive report: Posted at 7:55am on Monday 4th March 2019
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning from Shiga Kogen.

And it is good to be able to report some fresh snow on the ground with snow falling as we approach 8am. It's fairly mild and so it's kind of wet snow, and there's a worry that it might change into rain if temperatures rise a bit. For now though, snow. Limited visibility in places with some fog hanging around.

Kumanoyu are reporting 5cm of snow and I can report 4cm.

Sun is on the forecast for tomorrow. And then more snow later in the week.

Come on, more please!!

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Shiga Kogen resort info: Monday 4th March 2019

The below information is manually checked for each report.
Official snow depth numbers are as reported by the ski resorts themselves.

Giant
- Official snow depth: 180cm

Hasuike
- Official snow depth: 140cm

Hoppo Bunadaira
- Official snow depth: 180cm

Higashitateyama
- Official snow depth: 200cm

Ichinose Diamond
- Official snow depth: 210cm

Ichinose Family
- Official snow depth: 210cm

Ichinose Yamanokami
- Official snow depth: 210cm

Kumanoyu
- Official snow depth: 190cm

Maruike
- Official snow depth: 140cm

Nishitateyama
- Official snow depth: 200cm

Okushiga Kogen
- Official snow depth: 210cm

Sun Valley
- Official snow depth: 150cm

Takamagahara Mammoth
- Official snow depth: 210cm

Tannenomori Okojo
- Official snow depth: 210cm

Terakoya
- Official snow depth: 220cm

Yakebitaiyama
- Official snow depth: 200cm

Yokoteyama
- Official snow depth: 180cm

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Planned night time operations at the Shiga Kogen ski areas are as follows. Please note that separate lift tickets are required.

Ichinose Diamond
Every Saturday until 23rd March 2019
Quad lift
6:30pm until 9:00pm

Ichinose Family
Daily until 23rd March 2019 (except Mondays and Tuesdays)
Number 2 pair B lift
6:30pm until 9:00pm

Kumanoyu
Every Saturday until 30th March 2019
20th March 2019
Number 1 pair lift
6:30pm until 9:00pm

Archive report: Posted at 7:55am on Monday 4th March 2019
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

All ski areas of Shiga Kogen are opening as planned

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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent Shiga Kogen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 4th March 2019
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Shiga Kogen Now reports up until Monday 4th March 2019
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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 4th March 2019
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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  2018/2019
*as of Monday 4th March 2019
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
4th March 3cm 0cm 0cm
3rd March 0cm 0cm 16cm
2nd March 1cm 2cm 0cm
1st March 1cm 3cm 0cm
28th February 2cm 0cm 0cm
27th February 0cm 0cm 2cm
26th February 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 7cm 5cm 18cm
Previous 14 days total 9cm 20cm 98cm
November observed snowfall total 3cm 47cm 27cm
December observed snowfall total 169cm 276cm 215cm
January observed snowfall total 312cm 326cm 485cm
February observed snowfall total 97cm 189cm 272cm
March observed snowfall total 5cm 18cm 136cm
April observed snowfall total - 7cm 22cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 586cm 863cm 1157cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 4th March 2019
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Shiga Kogen 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
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season 0cm
[0cm]
3cm
[3cm]
169cm
[172cm]
312cm
[484cm]
97cm
[581cm]
5cm
[586cm]
-
[586cm]
-
[586cm]
2017/2018 season - 47cm
[47cm]
276cm
[323cm]
326cm
[649cm]
189cm
[838cm]
18cm
[856cm]
7cm
[863cm]
0cm
[863cm]
2016/2017 season - 27cm
[27cm]
215cm
[242cm]
485cm
[727cm]
272cm
[999cm]
136cm
[1135cm]
22cm
[1157cm]
0cm
[1157cm]
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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