Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Monday 8th April 2019

Shiga Kogen Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Shiga Kogen region, Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:54am on Monday 8th April 2019
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud, fog
Base temp:
3°C

Top temp:
-1°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Varied
This report
Monday 8th April 2019, 9:54am
0cm
Friday 5th April 2019, 6:30am 0cm
Thursday 4th April 2019, 10:25am 4cm
Wednesday 3rd April 2019, 9:09am 20cm
Tuesday 2nd April 2019, 9:10am 24cm
Sunday 31st March 2019, 10:17am 4cm
Saturday 30th March 2019, 7:00am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 52cm
Last 14 reports (total): 72cm
Current month (April 2019) total: 48cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 735cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:54am on Monday 8th April 2019
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning from Shiga Kogen.

It is a foggy start to the morning but we are expecting things to get clearer during the day; or maybe not, with the chance of some snowfall tonight! Interesting.

Just a handful of areas open now on weekdays with more lifts opening for the weekend. See below for details which I will try to keep up to date each report.

Next report here mid-week.

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Shiga Kogen resort info: Monday 8th April 2019

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

Ichinose Family
- Official snow depth: 190cm

Kumanoyu
- Official snow depth: 200cm

Okushiga Kogen
- Official snow depth: 190cm

Yakebitaiyama
- Official snow depth: 210cm

Yokoteyama
- Official snow depth: 200cm

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** Planned closing dates - all subject to change, depending on conditions **

Takamagahara Mammoth
Quad lift - 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st April; 27th April until 6th May

Tannenomori Okojo
13th, 14th, 20th, 21st April; 27th April until 6th May

Ichinose Family
Quad and Number 2 pair B - until 6th May

Terakoya
13th, 14th, 20th, 21st April; 27th April until 6th May

Ichinose Diamond
Diamond pair and quad - 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st April; 27th April until 6th May

Kumanoyu
Number 1 pair - until 14th April
Number 3 quad - 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st April; 27th April until 6th May
Number 2 pair A line - until 12th May

Yokoteyama / Shibutoge
Number 4 pair lift - every Saturday from 1st April
Number 1 Sky A and B - until 6th May
Number 2 Sky - beyond 6th May
Number 3 Sky - beyond 6th May
Shibutoge - beyond 6th May

Okushiga Kogen
Number 6 pair lift - 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st April; 27th April until 6th May
Number 4 pair lift - 12th, 13th, 14th, 19th, 20th, 21st April; 27th April until 6th May
Number 2 high speed pair - until 6th May
Number 3 high speed pair - until 6th May
Gondola - until 6th May

Yakebitaiyama
Number 4 romance lift - operating when the Number 2 gondola is not operating
Number 1 Gondola - until 6th May
Number 2 high speed lift - until 6th May

Archive report: Posted at 9:54am on Monday 8th April 2019
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Parts of Shiga Kogen remain open. See above for more details.

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(updated daily during winter)
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent Shiga Kogen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 8th April 2019
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Shiga Kogen Now reports up until Monday 8th April 2019
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 8th April 2019
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Shiga Kogen 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 Monday 8th April 2019
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
8th April 0cm 6cm -
5th April 0cm 0cm -
4th April 4cm - 10cm
3rd April 20cm - 0cm
2nd April 24cm 0cm 0cm
31st March 4cm 0cm 0cm
30th March 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 52cm 6cm 14cm
Previous 14 days total 72cm 12cm 61cm
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 106cm 18cm 136cm
April observed snowfall total 48cm 7cm 22cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 735cm 863cm 1157cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 8th April 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]
106cm
[687cm]
48cm
[735cm]
-
[735cm]
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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