Furano Now daily snow and weather - latest report

Furano Now

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Furano region, Japan
LATEST REPORT: Posted at 6:53am on Wednesday 29th January 2020
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
-7°C

Top temp:
-10°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
No Precipitation
wind condition
Moderate
visibility condition
Good
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This report
Wednesday 29th January 2020, 6:53am
0cm
Tuesday 28th January 2020, 7:29am 0cm
Monday 27th January 2020, 7:27am 2cm
Sunday 26th January 2020, 7:07am 5cm
Saturday 25th January 2020, 10:43am 3cm
Friday 24th January 2020, 6:58am 0cm
Thursday 23rd January 2020, 6:55am 6cm
Last 7 reports (total): 16cm
Last 14 reports (total): 45cm
Current month (January 2020) total: 114cm
2019/2020 season so far total: 289cm

It is a windy day and the trees are blowing are blowing around in the moderate breeze at base. However at the top of the resort winds are strong and this may interfere with some lift operations. There is no new snow to report. Temperatures are very mild, -7c at the moment, and a high in the afternoon of -1c. It is high cloud with snow forecast from late afternoon.

Operating lifts (may change due to wind conditions):

Kitanomine Gondola
Kitanomine Romance Chair
Kitanomine quad chair
Kitanomine Snow Escalator
Link lift

Furano Ropeway
Furano Downhill chair #1
Furano Downhill chair #2
Furano Downhill chair #3
Prince Romance chair
Furano Snow Escalator

Kitanomine Zone: Open
Furano Zone: Open

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If you did not read the general message from SnowJapan that was in the report yesterday, please do take a few moments to check it out.

You can find it in the report from yesterday or here.

Furano Now ski lift operation notes:

Kitanomine Zone: Open
Furano Zone: Open

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Tuesday 28th January 2020
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Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Furano Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Furano Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 29th January 2020
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Furano Now reports up until Wednesday 29th January 2020
(View more analysis here)
Furano Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 29th January 2020
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Furano Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View more analysis here)
  2019/2020
*as of Wednesday 29th January 2020
2018/2019
Season
2017/2018
Season
29th January 0cm 10cm 10cm
28th January 0cm 0cm 2cm
27th January 2cm 0cm 20cm
26th January 5cm 0cm 5cm
25th January 3cm - 0cm
24th January 0cm 14cm 20cm
23rd January 6cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 16cm 24cm 57cm
Previous 14 days total 45cm 66cm 96cm
November observed snowfall total 84cm 69cm 125cm
December observed snowfall total 91cm 200cm 206cm
January observed snowfall total 114cm 147cm 151cm
February observed snowfall total - 81cm 117cm
March observed snowfall total - 17cm 59cm
April observed snowfall total - 16cm 1cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 289cm 530cm 666cm
Furano Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 29th January 2020
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Furano Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
(View more analysis here)
  October November December January February March April May
2019/2020 season - 84cm
[84cm]
91cm
[175cm]
114cm
[289cm]
- - - -
2018/2019 season - 69cm
[69cm]
200cm
[269cm]
147cm
[416cm]
81cm
[497cm]
17cm
[514cm]
16cm
[530cm]
0cm
[530cm]
2017/2018 season 7cm
[7cm]
125cm
[132cm]
206cm
[338cm]
151cm
[489cm]
117cm
[606cm]
59cm
[665cm]
1cm
[666cm]
0cm
[666cm]
2016/2017 season - 110cm
[110cm]
178cm
[288cm]
126cm
[414cm]
132cm
[546cm]
73cm
[619cm]
17cm
[636cm]
0cm
[636cm]
2015/2016 season 15cm
[15cm]
77cm
[92cm]
295cm
[387cm]
187cm
[574cm]
178cm
[752cm]
83cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
15cm
[15cm]
123cm
[138cm]
122cm
[260cm]
58cm
[318cm]
70cm
[388cm]
2cm
[390cm]
0cm
[390cm]
2013/2014 season - 30cm
[30cm]
155cm
[185cm]
174cm
[359cm]
92cm
[451cm]
105cm
[556cm]
35cm
[591cm]
0cm
[591cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
69cm
[69cm]
162cm
[231cm]
130cm
[361cm]
152cm
[513cm]
219cm
[732cm]
19cm
[751cm]
0cm
[751cm]
  October November December January February March April May
Furano Now reports before Wednesday 29th January 2020
Furano Now reports from the same period last season
Furano Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Furano Now by clicking on the month