Yuzawa Now daily snow and weather - Monday 29th December 2014

Yuzawa Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Yuzawa & Minamiuonuma region, Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:30am on Monday 29th December 2014
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud
Base temp:
2°C

Top temp:
-2°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Rain > sleet > snow higher up
wind condition
Light
Limited, a lot of grey
This report
Monday 29th December 2014, 9:30am
0cm
Sunday 28th December 2014, 8:02am 0cm
Saturday 27th December 2014, 7:48am 25cm
Friday 26th December 2014, 8:01am 35cm
Thursday 25th December 2014, 7:40am 15cm
Wednesday 24th December 2014, 7:01am 2cm
Tuesday 23rd December 2014, 8:12am 20cm
Last 7 reports (total): 97cm
Last 14 reports (total): 262cm
Current month (December 2014) total: 557cm
2014/2015 season so far total: 557cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:30am on Monday 29th December 2014
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

As expected the blue skies continuted for the whole day yesterday - it was a cracker.

After the very cold start to the day it warmed up slightly but stayed cold.

This morning we have cloud cover and while the local forecast says there's a chance of snow (or sleet) during the day, it's actually raining at the moment. That's not good, hopefully it will be snow at higher elevations - Kagura are reporting light snow - and quickly turn that way down here as well.

Still due the next decent snowfall around New Years Day.

---

Official snow depths:

GALA Yuzawa:
300cm
Ishiuchi Maruyama:
250cm
Iwappara:
190cm
Joetsu Kokusai:
190cm
Kagura:
250cm
Kandatsu Kogen:
250cm
Maiko Snow Resort:
220cm
Naeba:
170cm
NASPA Ski Garden:
240cm
Yuzawa Kogen:
230cm (Kogen)
180cm (Nunoba)
Yuzawa Nakazato:
160cm

---

Nighta in the area

Nighta 'night skiing' - where some slopes are floodlit for skiing and snowboarding in the evening, is available at the following resorts in the area.

Ishiuchi Maruyama:
Every day until 21st March (until 8:50pm)
Iwappara:
Every day until 22nd March (until 8pm on weekdays and Sundays, 9pm on Saturdays)
Joetsu Kokusai:
Every day until 22nd March (until 9pm)
Kandatsu Kogen:
From 23rd January, 'all night' on holidays (6pm or 10pm until 4am the next morning)
Maiko Snow Resort:
Every day until 14th March (until 8pm)
Naeba:
Every day until 29th March (until 9pm)
NASPA Ski Garden (skiers only):
27th December until 3rd January; 11th January; Saturdays until 29th February (until 7pm)
Yuzawa Nakazato:
27th December until 3rd January; 11th January; Saturdays from 10th January until 14th March (until 8:30pm)

Chateaux Shiozawa also have nighta but only on certain days - no fixed schedule available at the moment). Resorts not mentioned above do not operate 'nighta'. Some resorts offer tickets that include nighta, others need a seperate lift ticket.

---

Ski and snowboard resorts in Yuzawa town
Ski and snowboard resorts in Minamiuonuma City

Archive report: Posted at 9:30am on Monday 29th December 2014
The latest Yuzawa Now report can be found here

Yuzawa Now ski lift operation notes:

All resorts in the area open

<
Sunday 28th December 2014
This report
Monday 29th December 2014
Tuesday 30th December 2014
>
Photo 1
Daily snow reports
Other SnowJapan 'Now' reports and latest observed snowfall
Nozawa Onsen Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 8:46am
Aizu Bandai Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 8:35am
Hakuba Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 9:09am
Niseko Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 8:55am
Shiga Kogen Now 0cm
Monday 27th May 2019, 8:09am
Myoko Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 8:21am
Naeba Now 0cm
Sunday 31st March 2019, 11:45am
Furano Now 0cm
Wednesday 8th May 2019, 7:51am
Minakami Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 8:16am
Madarao Now 0cm
Sunday 31st March 2019, 2:24pm
Zao Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 7:59am
Appi Kogen Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 7:51am
Geto Kogen Now 0cm
Monday 6th May 2019, 7:12am
Grandeco Now 0cm
Thursday 22nd November 2018, 11:03am
Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Recent Yuzawa Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 29th December 2014
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Yuzawa Now reports up until Monday 29th December 2014
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 29th December 2014
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Yuzawa Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2014/2015
*as of Monday 29th December 2014
2013/2014
Season
2012/2013
Season
29th December 0cm 10cm 3cm
28th December 0cm 10cm 0cm
27th December 25cm 2cm 20cm
26th December 35cm 0cm 20cm
25th December 15cm 15cm 10cm
24th December 2cm 0cm 20cm
23rd December 20cm 3cm 2cm
Previous 7 days total 97cm 40cm 75cm
Previous 14 days total 262cm 95cm 120cm
November observed snowfall total 0cm 5cm 8cm
December observed snowfall total 557cm 131cm 217cm
January observed snowfall total - 297cm 254cm
February observed snowfall total - 204cm 238cm
March observed snowfall total - 191cm 42cm
April observed snowfall total - 5cm 3cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 557cm 833cm 762cm
Yuzawa Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 29th December 2014
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Yuzawa 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 - - - - - - - -
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season - - - - - - - -
2015/2016 season - - - - - - - -
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
0cm
[0cm]
557cm
[557cm]
-
[557cm]
-
[557cm]
-
[557cm]
-
[557cm]
-
[557cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
5cm
[5cm]
131cm
[136cm]
297cm
[433cm]
204cm
[637cm]
191cm
[828cm]
5cm
[833cm]
0cm
[833cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
8cm
[8cm]
217cm
[225cm]
254cm
[479cm]
238cm
[717cm]
42cm
[759cm]
3cm
[762cm]
0cm
[762cm]
  October November December January February March April May
Yuzawa Now reports before Monday 29th December 2014
Yuzawa Now reports from the same period last season
Yuzawa Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Yuzawa Now by clicking on the month

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

2002