Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 20th February 2019

Shiga Kogen Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Shiga Kogen region, Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:45am on Wednesday 20th February 2019
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud, fog
Base temp:
3°C

Top temp:
-2°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Light for now
visibility condition
Generally poor
This report
Wednesday 20th February 2019, 8:45am
0cm
Tuesday 19th February 2019, 8:44am 0cm
Monday 18th February 2019, 8:20am 0cm
Sunday 17th February 2019, 9:09am 6cm
Saturday 16th February 2019, 7:55am 2cm
Friday 15th February 2019, 8:47am 2cm
Thursday 14th February 2019, 8:49am 12cm
Last 7 reports (total): 22cm
Last 14 reports (total): 73cm
Current month (February 2019) total: 93cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 577cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:45am on Wednesday 20th February 2019
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning from Shiga Kogen.

Though, it's not the nicest of mornings.

Rewind a bit to yesterday and we got some light rain in the afternoon. This morning there is a lot of cloud and fog/mist around making some directions looking rather... spooky! And it is remaining unseasonably mild.

We are hopeful that tonight there might be some fresh snow falling for me to report in the morning.

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Shiga Kogen resort info: Wednesday 20th February 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: 230cm

Ichinose Family
- Official snow depth: 230cm

Ichinose Yamanokami
- Official snow depth: 230cm

Kumanoyu
- Official snow depth: 190cm

Maruike
- Official snow depth: 140cm

Nishitateyama
- Official snow depth: 190cm

Okushiga Kogen
- Official snow depth: 240cm

Sun Valley
- Official snow depth: 150cm

Takamagahara Mammoth
- Official snow depth: 230cm

Tannenomori Okojo
- Official snow depth: 230cm

Terakoya
- Official snow depth: 220cm

Yakebitaiyama
- Official snow depth: 240cm

Yokoteyama
- Official snow depth: 185cm

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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

Sun Valley
Every Saturday until 2nd March 2019
Number 1 quad lift
7:00pm until 9:00pm

Yakebitaiyama
Every Saturday until 2nd March 2019
Number 3 high speed lift
6:00pm until 8:00pm

Archive report: Posted at 8:45am on Wednesday 20th February 2019
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

All areas are open

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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent Shiga Kogen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 20th February 2019
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Shiga Kogen Now reports up until Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 20th February 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 Wednesday 20th February 2019
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
20th February 0cm 1cm 4cm
19th February 0cm 5cm 8cm
18th February 0cm 54cm 2cm
17th February 6cm 1cm 0cm
16th February 2cm 2cm 0cm
15th February 2cm 5cm 2cm
14th February 12cm 3cm 2cm
Previous 7 days total 22cm 71cm 18cm
Previous 14 days total 73cm 115cm 153cm
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 93cm 189cm 272cm
March observed snowfall total - 18cm 136cm
April observed snowfall total - 7cm 22cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 577cm 863cm 1157cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 20th February 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
2018/2019 season 0cm
[0cm]
3cm
[3cm]
169cm
[172cm]
312cm
[484cm]
93cm
[577cm]
-
[577cm]
-
[577cm]
-
[577cm]
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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