*5cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. We have had a little top up of snow overnight and the sun is out this morning. Conditions should be great again today on the mountain. Yesterday’s weather was quite strange. During the afternoon we …Continue Reading
A surprisingly good morning. Although the snowfall total in today’s snow report only came to 6cm. On the mountain there was a whole lot more! Recently all of the the gates have been closed but this morning gate 4 opened allowing access into some steep and deep terrain. We are absolutely loving March!!
*6cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:30 today the temperature was -6°C. Another cold snowy day here in Niseko. It is presently snowing quite hard and the snow is exceptionally light…could have blown the snow of the snow station this morning! Useful information from other places Snow …Continue Reading
*7cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. It looks like the storm may have finally passed. The sun is popping and wind has dropped. Hopefully today’s conditions will allow the upper lifts to run throughout Niseko United. Our advise is get up …Continue Reading
The warm temperatures we experienced over the last week of February have quickly been forgotten under the 71cm of snow that has fallen in the last 6 days. Happy days. Here is a short video of a few turns taken this morning in Hanazono.
*16cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -7°C. Cold temperatures and heavy snowfall continues here in Niseko. Strong winds are persisting but should drop throughout the day. The snowfall is expected to continue well into next week! There will be ridiculously deep wind …Continue Reading
TGI Friday, but does it really count when you’re on holiday? Here are some of the things that are happening in Niseko over the next week. Food Hokkaidog, that little food van at the top of Hirafu-zaka, sells a mean hot dog. While you could eat your hotdog like a regular schmuck, Hokkaidog are giving …Continue Reading
*25.5cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -8°C. Winter is back! Cold temperatures and excellent snowfall have produced another classic morning and it is still snowing. At village level the predicted strong winds have not eventuated so chances are good that most lifts …Continue Reading
Playing second fiddle to winter and the snow, summer and bicycles are still a definite draw card to Niseko. However, it seems that with each passing summer, there is more and more recognition and interest with cyclists coming here to enjoy the crisp summer weather, and fantastic open roads. There are several major organised events …Continue Reading
*3cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:15 today the temperature was -6°C. Colder temperatures have moved back into the region. We have not received as much snow as expected at village level although we can expect more at higher altitudes. Last night strong winds hit the region …Continue Reading