Niseko Snow Report, 22 December 2014

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*14cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. Strong winds are persisting today with continued snowfall forecast. Yesterday the wind hampered lift operations across Niseko United and this may happen again today. If the upper lifts open there will be some excellent stashes   …Continue Reading


Niseko Snow Report, 21 December 2014

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*1cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. Wild conditions this morning with strong winds and limited visibility. Late yesterday afternoon the region was hit with rain that continued into the night. Temperatures have now dropped and the snow has returned. Caution is   …Continue Reading


Niseko Snow Report, 20 December 2014

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*2cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was 1°C. Warmer conditions this morning with warmer air from the south being drawn up into the Niseko region. Rain has been forecast in the afternoon so we advise getting up early and getting up there asap!   …Continue Reading


Niseko Snow Report, 19 December 2014

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*28cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. The wild weather finally arrived yesterday and Niseko was hit gale force winds. All of the upper lifts were closed throughout the day however Grand Hirafu opened the gondola in the late afternoon – we   …Continue Reading


Niseko Snow Report, 18 December 2014

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*27.5cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. Yesterday “Snowmageddon” did not arrive as expected but on the eastern side of Hokkaido they received over 70cm of snowfall. Today in the Niseko region there is a heavy snowfall and blizzard warning in place.   …Continue Reading


Niseko Snow Report, 17 December 2014

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*0cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Blustery conditions with wild weather expected over the next few days. Last night we experienced some rain at village level but hopefully that came down as snowfall higher up on the mountain. Be careful out   …Continue Reading


Niseko Snow Report, 16 December 2014

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*0.5cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. After 2 weeks in a row of snowfall The snowfall has finally eased up. This won’t last long though as a huge storm is expected to hit the region later tonight bringing with it extremely   …Continue Reading


Niseko Snow Report, 15 December 2014

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*47cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Looking at the snow station this morning was a sight to behold! An incredible sight. Emotions are running high this morning. With continued snowfall through out the week we have entered a truly deep dark   …Continue Reading


Niseko Snow Report, 14 December 2014

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*27cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. Ridiculous amounts of snowfall just keeps on coming down and today might just be time to break out the powder snorkels!! With no sign of a let up in the snowfall which is actually due   …Continue Reading


Niseko Snow Report, 13 December 2014

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*24cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. Another massive dump overnight! Temperatures are extremely cold today with Kutchan expecting a top temperature of -5! Conditions will be amazing again this morning. If you are heading up on the mountain don’t forget your   …Continue Reading