Zao Now daily snow and weather - snowfall analysis

Zao Now (Snowfall Analysis)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Zao Onsen region, Japan
All data on this page is current as of 9:22am on Sunday 15th December 2019
The below charts and tables are based on the observed snowfall number recorded at base in the Zao Now report and updated as per the latest report on Sunday 15th December 2019.
Observed snowfall data comparison
Current season data has been updated with any new data from the latest report
  2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018
15th December 3cm 4cm 0cm
14th December 0cm 12cm 9cm
13th December 3cm 2cm 18cm
12th December 0cm 11cm 23cm
10th December 0cm 3cm 1cm
9th December 0cm 16cm 2cm
8th December 2cm 2cm 7cm
Previous 7 days total 8cm 48cm 53cm
Previous 14 days total 44cm 55cm 68cm
Zao Now: Observed snowfall in the most recent 21 Zao Now reports (at base)
Zao Now: Daily observed snowfall (at base)
The below graph is based on the observed snowfall data recorded at base in the Zao Now reports and shown in the table below.
Toggle data for any season on or off by clicking the names below the graph. Drag a section of the graph to zoom in on parts of the data.
November
11 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th 13th 14th 15th 16th 17th 18th 19th 20th 21st 22nd 23rd 24th 25th 26th 27th 28th 29th 30th 31st
19/20 0 0 3 2 0 3
18/19 0 4 1 0 2
17/18 0 6 1 9 18 32 0 0 0 0
16/17 2 1 2 2 2 2
15/16 0 0 0 12 0 10 0
14/15 10 10 0 0
13/14 0 12
12/13 0 0 3 0
December
12 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th 13th 14th 15th 16th 17th 18th 19th 20th 21st 22nd 23rd 24th 25th 26th 27th 28th 29th 30th 31st
19/20 16 12 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 3
18/19 2 0 0 2 16 3 0 11 2 12 4 0 0 17 12 32 0 0 0 5 0 2 2 33 43 16 4
17/18 0 2 0 0 2 2 2 7 2 1 0 23 18 9 0 0 23 2 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 19 32 12 23 0
16/17 1 0 3 9 0 2 5 13 0 11 14 2 17 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 12 2 3 1
15/16 0 20 20 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 10 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 22 1 10 2 0
14/15 10 80 30 4 4 15 0 0 0 5 2 2 10 10 0 20 40 0 0 1 2 20 1 3 10 2 0 0 0 10
13/14 0 0 0 2 20 0 0 1 30 5 30 20 20 0 0 0 25 1 2 0 2 1 1 0 5 10 2 2
12/13 10 10 2 10 1 30 20 20 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 0 30 0 0 0 1
January
1 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th 13th 14th 15th 16th 17th 18th 19th 20th 21st 22nd 23rd 24th 25th 26th 27th 28th 29th 30th 31st
19/20
18/19 1 2 0 0 0 0 12 1 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 2 10 4 7 11 4 3 23 0 4 0 21 0 2
17/18 1 1 23 4 17 0 3 0 0 34 22 2 0 2 0 5 0 12 0 0 0 11 26 24 24 12 24 0 14 13 1
16/17 0 0 3 2 25 12 0 0 11 0 18 13 18 13 19 39 0 0 0 0 15 16 14 2 0 0 0 0 0 21
15/16 5 0 0 0 1 4 1 12 6 10 11 3 4 11 0 1 1 26 46 12 8 0 1 2 12 10 2 2 2 18 0
14/15 30 5 5 3 5 0 3 20 0 10 1 10 0 0 0 2 0 15 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
13/14 2 40 0 2 2 2 0 0 2 1 2 0 10 3 0 2 2 0 2 5 0 0 10 0 0 0 2 0 20 0 2
12/13 10 5 30 5 10 0 2 3 0 5 0 0 20 1 30 1 5 3 2 12 0 0 0 0 12 25 50 0 10 2 0
February
2 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th 13th 14th 15th 16th 17th 18th 19th 20th 21st 22nd 23rd 24th 25th 26th 27th 28th 29th            
19/20
18/19 1 18 0 0 0 0 0 8 2 14 12 12 0 17 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
17/18 0 0 0 0 12 0 3 10 2 2 42 30 16 32 15 4 1 0 11 0 0 2 0 0 0 13
16/17 2 21 3 0 3 11 12 0 4 3 17 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 22 0 1 0 3 0 0
15/16 1 12 3 0 4 5 0 1 2 8 1 0 0 0 1 1 22 1 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 4 5 0
14/15 15 15 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 18 8 0 8 22 20 2 0 0 15 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 2 35
13/14 0 0 0 0 3 10 3 2 30 20 0 0 0 0 40 50 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12/13 0 0 0 1 10 2 15 15 3 0 22 2 1 0 15 1 1 1 2 15 1 35 25 50 1 0 0
March
3 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th 13th 14th 15th 16th 17th 18th 19th 20th 21st 22nd 23rd 24th 25th 26th 27th 28th 29th 30th 31st
19/20
18/19 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 16 0 2
17/18 10 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16/17 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 2 3 0 0 0 1 22 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 3 4 0 12 4 0 0 0
15/16 24 9 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
14/15 2 20 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 3 25 14 15 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
13/14 0 0 5 0 3 0 15 3 0 25 30 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 10 2 10 0 0 0 0 0
12/13 0 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
April
4 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th 13th 14th 15th 16th 17th 18th 19th 20th 21st 22nd 23rd 24th 25th 26th 27th 28th 29th 30th      
19/20
18/19 28 5 2 0 17 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17/18 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0
16/17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15/16 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
14/15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13/14 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12/13 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 15 0 0 0
Zao Now: Monthly observed snowfall (at base)
The below graph is based on the observed snowfall data recorded at base in the Zao Now reports and shown in the table below.
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Zao Now: Monthly observed snowfall [accumulated total - at base]
The below graph is based on the observed snowfall data recorded at base in the Zao Now reports and shown in the table below.
Toggle data for any season on or off by clicking the names below the graph. Drag a section of the graph to zoom in on parts of the data.
October November December January February March April May
2019/2020 season - 8cm
[8cm]
36cm
[44cm]
- - - - -
2018/2019 season - 7cm
[7cm]
218cm
[225cm]
145cm
[370cm]
91cm
[461cm]
66cm
[527cm]
72cm
[599cm]
0cm
[599cm]
2017/2018 season - 66cm
[66cm]
193cm
[259cm]
275cm
[534cm]
195cm
[729cm]
24cm
[753cm]
12cm
[765cm]
0cm
[765cm]
2016/2017 season - 11cm
[11cm]
98cm
[109cm]
241cm
[350cm]
105cm
[455cm]
65cm
[520cm]
0cm
[520cm]
0cm
[520cm]
2015/2016 season - 22cm
[22cm]
96cm
[118cm]
211cm
[329cm]
83cm
[412cm]
45cm
[457cm]
3cm
[460cm]
-
2014/2015 season - 20cm
[20cm]
281cm
[301cm]
118cm
[419cm]
181cm
[600cm]
103cm
[703cm]
0cm
[703cm]
0cm
[703cm]
2013/2014 season - 12cm
[12cm]
179cm
[191cm]
111cm
[302cm]
166cm
[468cm]
107cm
[575cm]
4cm
[579cm]
0cm
[579cm]
2012/2013 season - 3cm
[3cm]
150cm
[153cm]
243cm
[396cm]
218cm
[614cm]
21cm
[635cm]
22cm
[657cm]
0cm
[657cm]
October November December January February March April May
Zao Onsen Resort
Official snow depth statistics
The below graph is based on the official snow depth numbers reported by Zao Onsen Resort.
Unlike our observed snowfall data above, SnowJapan does not have direct control of this data.
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Zao Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Zao Now by clicking on the month