First Snowfall on Mt.Yotei 2018

Over the last few days the temperature has really dropped and at long last the heating has come on. It is always a bitter sweet moment saying goodbye to summer and staring down the barrel of a long…long….long winter here in Niseko 😉 First snowfall on the mountains is always and exciting time and after hearing reports of snowfall on …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 May 2018

After an epic 5 and a half months of lift operations the end of the season has come. Yesterday was the last day at the remaining resorts operating in Niseko United, Niseko Annupuri and Grand Hirafu. From the 10th of April when we received the last dump until yesterday we have had no substantial snowfall at village level. Higher up …

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Niseko Snow Report, 19 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 10:00 today the temperature was 12°C. 3 days in a row now of perfect spring conditions 🙂 With all this sunshine and warm weather amazingly conditions on the mountain are still great. Lift operations are now limited in Hirafu with the Gondola only operating on weekends now. Annupuri is …

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Niseko Snow Report, 18 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was 4°C. Another fine day and we can expect a top temperature of 15! Break out the shorts and and flip flops after you have shredded the slush. Good times in Niseko! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 1415cm …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was 4°C. Looks like we had some wet snow overnight but no accumulation on the 360niseko snow station. Thankfully the rain has stopped and it is an ok looking day out there this morning with cloudy conditions with patches of sunshine coming through. Amazingly there …

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Niseko Snow Report, 15 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 09:00 today the temperature was 5°C. From yesterday evening and through out the night we have had constant rain. The rain is expected to to continue on and off through out the day – luckily the predicted gale force winds have not eventuated. Next week is looking much nicer …

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Niseko Snow Report, 14 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was 3°C. Not much to report in the way of snow this morning but it is not too bad out there with hazy yet clear conditions. There is a bad weather warning in place from this evening when we can expect strong winds and rainfall …

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Niseko Snow Report, 13 April 2018

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was 1°C. Well well well. The cold change yesterday has produced some snow overnight down here at 360 HQ – wow! We were expecting some snow higher up but not down here. Yesterday we had a bit of everything clouds, sun, wind , rain and …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 09:00 today the temperature was 12°C. A fine morning and warm temperatures. After yesterday’s dismal weather it is great to have sunshine back. Conditions on the groomed runs will be excellent today. The temperature is expected to start dropping in the early afternoon as the wind switches to the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 11 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was 6°C. A dreary grey morning here in Niseko. We have warm southerly winds which will steadily get stronger through the day before coming gale force by the afternoon. Suffice to say it is a good morning to hit the groomers early. Yesterday’s brilliant conditions …

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Niseko Snow Report, 10 April 2018

*10cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was 0°C. A beautiful morning in Niseko with a great layer of fresh snowfall, clear skies and no wind. Dreams do come true! Conditions on the mountain will be as good as it gets for this time of year and this may be the last …

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Niseko Snow Report, 9 April 2018

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:45 today the temperature was 0°C. Another dusting overnight. The brilliant run of spring weather has continued and we have fresh snow and sunshine this morning. As of today Niseko United is down to 2 resorts – Grand Hirafu and Niseko Annupuri will remain open until the first week …

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Niseko Snow Report, 8 April 2018

*6cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:00 today the temperature was -3°C. Finally we have a spring dump to get really excited about!! It looks like winter, feels like winter…great snow quality this morning with dry light powder. It will be a great day up on the mountain 100%!! The temperature is forecast to quickly …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 April 2018

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was 0°C. The cold snap has continued and we have nice layer of fresh snowfall in Niseko. It is presently still snowing and the stoke level is high! Conditions on the mountain should be greatly improved and higher up on the mountain…we should even have …

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Niseko Snow Report, 6 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:30 today the temperature was 1°C. We have no snowfall this morning and it seems like the forecasts are just teasing. Despite this we are “expecting” snowfall from mid morning throughout the day….stranger things have happened. Still relatively cold down here at 360niseko HQ so higher up it will …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:30 today the temperature was 1°C. We did get some snowfall overnight but it hasn’t accumulated down here. Higher up on the mountain it will be fun! A cold snap and it feels like winter is back. We can expect sunny patches of weather today before more snowfall this …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 08:00 today the temperature was 5°C.This morning it feels much colder out there than 5 degrees. Alas no April dumpage this morning down here at 360niseko HQ….higher up on the mountain….nah. Yesterday’s rain and then thick snow eating fog have had a considerable impact on the snow…nom nom nom. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 3 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 08:00 today the temperature was 4°C. We have an overcast morning and the forecasted rain has thankfully not arrived. The snow is looking pretty dirty with Kousa ( yellow sand ) now quite evident. With colder temperatures expected over the next few days the snow conditions on the mountain …

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Niseko Snow Report, 2 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:30 today the temperature was 2°C. Thick fog this morning but it should clear before too long and we have sunny conditions forecast for the day. After yesterday’s rain the back country will be great for touring with epic spring corn snow up for grabs once the sun pops. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 1 April 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:30 today the temperature was 3°C. Rain greets up this morning and April begins. A good day for a rest. The rain should let up mid morning. It is unlikely we have snowfall higher up on the mountain…but there is only one way to find out. Looks like we …

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Niseko Snow Report, 31 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:30 today the temperature was 1°C. Yet another bluebird morning without a cloud in the sky or light puff of wind. It was much colder overnight which will make the groomed runs nice and fast for the first few laps but after an hour or so the slush with …

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Niseko Snow Report, 30 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:30 today the temperature was 5°C. A beautiful morning here in Niseko. Great spring skiing, warm temperatures, lot’s of snow and great views – what’s not to like!?! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 1397.5cm Snow depth at the peak, 460cm Snow depth …

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Niseko Snow Report, 29 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:30 today the temperature was 3°C. We have another hazy day and it looks like the Kousa ( yellow sand ) did arrive yesterday as the snow looks nasty with a slight yellow brownish tinge. This will not effect the groomed runs but will possibly make touring a bit …

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Niseko Snow Report, 28 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:30 today the temperature was 8°C. A warm hazy morning. Powder dreams have actually started to fade away for real this time! Looking outside and at the forecasts it is safe to say March has been a total fizzer for snowfall…can’t even bring ourselves to tally up the accumulative …

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Niseko Snow Report, 27 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 05:30 today the temperature was -2°C. Not a cloud in the sky and yet another warm sunny spring day here in Niseko and today the temperature will be in double digits – 11 degrees in Kutchan!. There is a high level avalanche warning for the entire region so if …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 08:00 today the temperature was 8°C. At 8am we are already at our forecasted top temperature. Another day of sunny spring weather…no one in complaining about the views that’s for sure! After all this warm weather we keep looking up at the mountain expecting brownpatches to start showing. Ahh …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 08:00 today the temperature was 8°C. Already 8 degrees and and the sun is shinning! Late last night we were hit by some heavy rainfall at village level and it most likely rained below 2000m. This is actually a good thing as it will have softened up the snow …

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Niseko snow Report, 24 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was 2°C. Another sunny day wither the temperature set to climb to 8. With temperatures are consistently rising spring is now in full force. I doesn’t feel like we can expect any more fresh snow this season but stranger things have happened! There is still …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was 3°C. A great looking day out there this morning. A quick snow test revealed some serious frees / thaw. As usual the pick is groomed runs this morning with some potential side country / back country forays later in the morning once the snow …

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Niseko Snow Report, 22 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 08:00 today the temperature was 4°C. After yesterday’s brilliant weather this morning is a bit of a disappointment. Overcast, warm and icy. The sun is forecast to come out this morning and if that happens everything will be ok. No fresh snowfall in the foreseeable future now. We still …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 March 2018

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -7°C. A beautiful clear morning with absolutely no wind. It is a perfect spring day. The recent cold conditions will have kept the snow quality good and there may even be a few powder turns out there in the back country or even higher …

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Niseko Snow Report, 20 March 2018

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:30 today the temperature was -4°C. A cold snap overnight and we have fresh snowfall! The temperature looks set to stay low today before spring returns tomorrow. A good day to hunt for good snow and keep the “Powder Dream” alive. There will be some good wind blown powder …

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Niseko Snow Report, 19 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:30 today the temperature was 3°C. A warm morning with very light rainfall. Higher up it will be snowing hopefully. Fine weather is expected from mid morning The melt is gathering pace around town but the ski fields are sitting pretty with a huge base. We have excellent spring …

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Niseko Snow Report, 18 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was 0°C. It is a mild overcast morning with no snowfall. With today’s milder temperatures forecast we can expect some great spring skiing and boarding on softer spring snow. The sun is also going to also make an appearance so it should be a pretty …

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Niseko Snow Report, 17 March 2018

*4cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 05:30 today the temperature was -6°C. Another decent top up over night and a sweet layer of powder on the mountain no doubt. Presently cloudy but we can expect the sun to pop throughout the day but importantly temperatures will remain cold. Yesterday’s conditions on the mountain were fun …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 March 2018

*3.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:30 today the temperature was -2°C. YES! We are back with some very welcome fresh snowfall overnight. It is presently snowing lightly and is predicted to continue on and off throughout the day. The temperature as actually forecast to drop throughout the day as the cold front pushes through …

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Niseko Niseko Report, 15 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:45 today the temperature was 5°C. A warm overcast morning. It will be another warm day before a cold front arrives later tonight ( finally ). It is actually very warm across the entire country with some regions experiencing temperatures 2 months ahead of average! We can expect snowfall …

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Niseko Snow Report, 14 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 08:00 today the temperature was 4°C. Another warm overcast spring morning here. With rain expected the pick would be to get up there asap and hit the groomed runs. Let’s just hope the weather at least clears in the next few days and we can enjoy spring corn skiing …

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Niseko Snow Report, 13 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 08:00 today the temperature was 0°C. It is a bleak old morning in Niseko. The temperature is forecast to hit 8 degrees today. Luckily there is no rainfall expected so it will not be miserable. While we still pine for pow, japow, pow wow, faceshots, powder, trenching, dumpage, deep …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 March 2018

*6cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Awesome to see fat flakes slowly falling this morning. Everything is white again and conditions on the mountain should be great. Hard to say how deep it will be higher up on the mountain but at least double what we have here! The …

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Niseko Snow Report, 11 March 2018

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:30 today the temperature was -4°C. We have had another dusting overnight and greeted to another great looking day with sunshine streaming over the 360niseko snow station. I feels a bit early to be in the grip of spring but when the weather is this nice it is easy …

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Niseko Snow Report, 10 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -2°C. Just a light dusting of snow this morning. Great to see the return of colder temperatures. We can expect the sun to make an appearance today followed by snowfall on Sunday and Monday. After the recent rain and coupled with today’s colder temperatures …

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Niseko Snow Report, 9 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 08:00 today the temperature was 4°C. We hate to say we told you so but….it is an awful day here in Niseko with heavy rain. We had very light rainfall from around 3pm yesterday and by 7pm it had turned into heavy rain and this has continued through out …

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Niseko Snow Report, 8 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 09:30 today the temperature was 1°C. Here comes the rain. An overcast dull morning with wet snow turning to rain this afternoon in the forecast. Feels like it out there this morning. It is possible that we may miss the rain event and at any rate at higher elevations …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 March 2018

*12cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:30 today the temperature was -8°C. With continued intermittent snowfall throughout the day yesterday followed by a good old fashioned dump early evening which has continued overnight conditions should be sweet up there this morning. The strong wind that ripped through the region yesterday has abated so expect some …

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Niseko Snow Report, 6 March 2018

*2cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:15 today the temperature was -5°C. ‘Normality’ has returned with cold temperatures and snowfall in Niseko. We presently have light snowfall and patches of sunshine breaking through. The next couple of days are looking pretty decent with continued snowfall and cold temperatures forecast before temps increase from Thursday and …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:30 today the temperature was -2°C. A relatively nondescript morning here in Niseko but at least it isn’t raining! Overcast conditions and no new snowfall to report. The good news is the wind has mellowed out and it will be a fast bone rattling morning on the groomed runs! …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:30 today the temperature was 3°C. A warm wet morning in Niseko. Hopefully higher up on the mountain we can expect some snowfall later today into tomorrow. From mid mountain and below it is going to be a wet soggy old day. Looks like spring has arrived. Useful information …

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Niseko Snow Report, 3 March 2018

*13cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:45 today the temperature was -3°C. The storm has passed through but there is still quite a bit of wind around so it remains to be seen what lifts will be running today. There will be some incredibly deep snow drifts out there and there will no doubt be …

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Niseko Snow Report, 2 March 2018

*9cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -1°C. This morning Niseko is in the grip of one of the worst storms of the season. Gale force winds have blasted everything with a thick layer of ice. Yesterdays wet snow and rain has been turned to a thick layer of ice and …

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Niseko Snow Report, 1 March 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:45 today the temperature was 1°C. It has finally happened….no new snowfall to report. We have had an exceptional run of snowfall but all good things must come to an end. Today we have warm overcast conditions and a severe weather warming in place. Strong winds and a blizzard …

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Niseko Snow Report, 28 February 2018

*3cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -8°C. A lovely dusting of amazingly light snow this morning. It is very doubtful that we have had enough for a reset even higher up on the mountain but….you never know. There is only one way to find out. If you have any energy …

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Niseko Snow Report, 27 February 2018

*8cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:15 today the temperature was -12°C. A beautiful morning with a decent top up of snow overnight. Today we can expect some sunny weather so it is a great chance to explore the resort and also for backcountry touring. It is much colder this morning so make sure you …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 February 2018

*25cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Another week and another dump. Wow this morning is looking brilliant! Yesterday day evening heavy snowfall hit the region and this morning we have knee deep super light fluffy pow everywhere – one of those mornings where snow is clinging to everything yet …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 February 2018

*10cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -8°C. Absolutely dumping out there this morning and that 10cm will quickly double if it keeps up! Much colder out there today to recommend an extra layer and face masks are a must. The snow quality is exceptional and skiing and snowboarding today in …

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Niseko Snow Report, 24 February 2018

*3.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:45 today the temperature was -3°C. We have just had a dusting overnight and it looks like the weather will be quite changeable alternating between patches of sunshine and snow flurries. The week ahead is looking great but will also be changeable with a series of high and low …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 February 2018

*19cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 06:45 today the temperature was -3°C. Something slightly different…this morning we have a deep light fluffy that has all come down overnight!! Fresh tracks all over the mountain this morning and it will be amazing everywhere. After yesterday’s sunshine the snowpack will have compacted down quite a bit producing …

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Niseko Snow Report, 22 February 2018

*7cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -9°C. Yet another overcast morning with light snowfall. Conditions on the mountain will again be great with a decent top up overnight. At higher elevations most probably a reset. Looks like these conditions will continue for another week at least and we can expect …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 February 2018

*14cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -10°C. Another cold overcast morning with light snowfall it looks like the sun may pop out occasionally today bit this could just be wishful thinking 😉 The outlook is for more snow, snow, snow and some more snow. Again it looks like most of …

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Niseko Snow Report, 20 February 2018

*16cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -8°C. We have very light snowfall coming down this morning. Most of our snowfall accumulation was observed before 18:00 yesterday so a reset this morning in unlikely but none the less conditions will still be pretty sweet up there again today. Useful information from …

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Niseko Snow Report 19 February 2018

*15cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -8°C. More of the same! Huge fat flakes falling straight down and the snow quality is amazing today with a light fluffy texture. Visibility looks like it will be limited but with light winds it will again be another all time morning on the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 18 February 2018

*23cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Yesterday morning the sun came out and providing spectacular conditions on the mountain. By late afternoon snowfall had returned to the region. We had some strong winds overnight ( and another dump ) which have created some serious snow drifts. There will be …

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Niseko Snow Report, 17 February 2018

*22cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -5°C. Just when we thought the snowfall could not get any more full on….it does! It is absolutely DUMPING this morning. Another heroic dump in the last 24 hrs has the Niseko region groans under the relentless snowfall that has gone one for what …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 February 2018

*25cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -6°C. We have light snowfall this morning and you guessed it lots of great snow! To be fair most of the snowfall accumulation happened yesterday with not much adding to the tally overnight. The big question is what gates will open if any in …

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Niseko Snow Report, 15 February 2018

*27cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Another crazy morning…the majority of the accumulative snowfall came down yesterday with just a reasonable top up overnight. It will no doubt be epic though again all over the resorts and i will be difficult to go wrong 😉 There is no let …

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Niseko Snow Report, 14 February 2018

*25cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -9°C. The amazing snowfall has continued for the last 24 hours and conditions will be mega deep up there today!! With no sign of the snowfall letting up anytime soon it is going to be a wild week!! Stay safe out there. Useful information …

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Niseko Snow Report, 13 February 2018

*30cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -11°C. What else do you need to know?!?! Well…..it is still snowing…it is expected to keep snowing ALL WEEK and the winds are light….. GO GO GO! On a serious note please ski and snowboard with in your limits as Looks like visibility will …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 February 2018

*12cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -11°C. The strong blast of winter weather has arrived and it is cold out there. Make sure to wear and extra layer and face masks will be essential today. The snow quality is fantastic with mid winter perfection on offer this morning. We have …

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Niseko Snow Report, 11 February 2018

*5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 08:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Another mild morning here in Niseko. Looks like with dodged the potential rain event yesterday! Winter is due to return with a vengeance later today and remain cold for the the rest of the week with lots of snowfall predicted BRING IT ON! …

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Niseko Snow Report, 10 February 2018

*4cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:30 today the temperature was -1°C. A warmer morning here in Niseko with very light snowfall. Most of the snowfall accumulation on the 360niseko weather station came down yesterday so today we cannot expect any easily accessible pow turns around the resorts. Groomed runs are the go today. A …

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Niseko Snow Report, 9 February 2018

*12cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Excellent snowfall this morning with fat flakes lazily free falling down. Yesterday evening the snowfall really picked up and it certainly feels like it has snowed a lot more than the 12 cm we are reporting on our snow station here. On the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 8 February 2018

*8cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -7°C. A great layer of overnight snowfall has set the day up nicely. Presently overcast with and we can expect sporadic snowfall to continue throughout the day. Conditions higher up on the mountain should be good! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 February 2018

*1cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Great to see the return of cold temperatures and snowfall. Hopefully more will accumulate quickly through the day but at this stage it will be ‘dust on crust’ so caution is advised on the mountain. Still best to stick to the groomed runs …

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Niseko Snow Report, 6 February 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -12°C. Not the conditions we were expecting today forecast said snowfall today!! It is a beautiful morning none the less with not a cloud in the sky! Another day for the groomed runs or some deep backcountry adventures in search of fresh snow!?! Useful …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 February 2018

*4cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Just a modest top up overnight but still good to see the return of fresh snowfall after a few lean days. It is unlikely old tracks have been filled in so may be best to stick to the groomed runs today. Plenty of …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 February 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Another calm overcast morning with much warmer conditions.The expected snowfall has not eventuated but is still in the forecast for today so lets see what happens. After the recent rise in temperature please be careful on the roads and walking around the village …

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Niseko Snow Report, 3 February 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 08:00 today the temperature was -5°C. A calm overcast morning. We have some high altitude clouds this morning but the visibility is good. With just a dusting of fresh snow the groomed runs will be the pick for this morning. There will still be lots of great snow out …

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Niseko Snow Report, 2 February 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 05:00 today the temperature was -19°C. A clear morning and the forecast is for a fine day ahead. As much as we love relentless snowfall it is nice to have a break from snow clearing and the chance to explore the backcountry 😉 Look’s like the snowfall will return …

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Niseko Snow Report, 1 February 2018

*17cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -8°C. Surprise surprise. Another morning with fresh snow 😉 Yesterday afternoon the relentless snowfall finally stopped the sun came out and Mt.Yotei briefly appeared. Overnight we have had a nice top up and it is possible a reset higher up on the mountain. We …

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Niseko Snow Report, 31 January 2018

*41cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -9°C. Ok now this is getting ridiculous! Yesterday it pretty much snowed non stop all day…a better way to put it would be it DUMPED all day! The snowfall ( dumpage ) has continued through the night and this morning conditions are simply jaw …

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Niseko Snow Report, 30 January 2018

*28cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -10°C. This morning again greats us with yet another fantastic layer of fresh snowfall!! Last night it absolutely dumped and the quality of the snow this morning is as good as it gets! We are in the grip of one of if not the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 29 January 2018

*13.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:30 today the temperature was -10°C. We have another cold overcast morning with light wind, light snowfall and another sweet top up of fresh snowfall to kick off the new week. Conditions on the mountain will no doubt be excellent. The forecast for the week ahead is….cold…overcast ….and snowy! …

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Niseko Snow Report, 28 January 2018

*15cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:15 today the temperature was -7°C. This IS getting repetitive!! Basically a repeat of yesterdays’s perfect powder conditions again with slightly more wind. What have the last few days in Niseko looked like? Nice POV footage from Aurora Braid bouncing through the pow! Useful information from other places Accumulative …

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Niseko Snow Report, 27 January 2018

*18cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:20 today the temperature was -6°C. Basically a repeat of yesterdays’s perfect powder conditions. A healthy top up overnight of dry light powder – it will easily be over 20+cm up on the mountain. Enjoy and have a great day out there. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 January 2018

*27cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -9°C. Perfect powder conditions this morning. Light snowfall, no wind and overcast. We all love the sunshine but overcast conditions can be great as the snow stays in excellent condition all day…lap after lap ….after lap. With an excellent dump overnight conditions on the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 January 2018

*8cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 07:00 today the temperature was -17.5°C. It is the coldest morning of the season out there today! The snowfall has all accumulated overnight so there is a great chance we will see a reset on higher parts of the mountain. The snow quality this morning is superb with classic …

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Niseko Snow Report, 24 January 2018

*24cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:30AM today the temperature was -12°C. It is a brilliant morning in Niseko! Yesterday at around 16:00 the storm hit Niseko with some real ferocity packing gale force winds and heavy snowfall. This morning everything has gone to script! The wind has dropped, the clouds have disappeared and it …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 January 2018.

*1.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 5:45AM today the temperature was -2.6°C. Slim pickings out there this morning BUT great news as temps and weather seem to be running to forecast and we should see a solid blizzard, heavy snow and semi typhoon level winds turn up later in the day. If that does all …

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NIseko Snow Report, 22 January 2018.

*17.5cm has fallen in the last 21 hours in Niseko. At 5:45AM today the temperature was -11°C. Above: Niseko is not all tree runs, you can imagine these chunks getting spat out of Mt Yotie when she was in her prime and active. The current storm we are experiencing kicked in around 8.30 AM yesterday and has been hammering away …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 January 2018

*7.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -7°C. Light snowfall and overcast conditions this morning in Niskeo. A modest top up but higher up will certainly be enough to keep things exciting. Seaside Shirne A leisurely afternoon drive by the Sea of Japan yesterday. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow …

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Niseko Snow Report, 20 January 2018

*7cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -10°C. A glorious morning in Niseko with beautiful clear skies and minimal wind. Most of today’s snow accumulation feel during the day yesterday so unlikely we have had a reset on the mountain.Despite this the cold temperatures overnight will have sucked most of the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 19 January 2018

*6cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. Great to see the return of significant snowfall to the region! It is always a bit of a guessing game as to how much has fallen and where as we state in our disclaimer. Last night we had dinner in Kutchan and over …

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Niseko Snow Report, 18 January 2018

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. No new snowfall this morning and another calm overcast morning. The groomed runs will be in excellent condition and early morning turns are our pick. The outlook for snowfall is looking good with temperatures dropping and fresh snowfall from this afternoon continuing on …

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Niseko Snow Report, 17 January 2018

*1cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Not too much to get excited about in terms of new snowfall and currently overcast. Hopes are high that the cloud will burn off shortly and this could be THE DAY with fine weather with light winds being the order of the day. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 January 2018

*8cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. Conditions higher up the the mountain should be pretty good after yesterday’s snow flurries. The snow that has accumulated on our snow station fell yesterday morning so it will be a matter of finding the wind blown stashes and having your way with …

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Niseko Snow Report, 15 January 2018

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. A milder morning today with calm overcast conditions. We have no snowfall over night is only a residual dusting from yesterday. Looks like today will be a good one for hitting the groomers or heading into the backcountry to find some fresh powder …

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Niseko Snow Report, 14 January 2018

*6.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -13°C. Looks like we can expect another stellar day in the mountains. It is exceptionally cold this morning and the overnight snowfall is so light and dry we pretty much blew the snow off the snow station. Since then heavy snowfall kicked back in. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 13 January 2018

* 20.0 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 6:06 am today the temperature was -11.9c. Solid snowfall in the last 24 hours and probably enough to re-set most places. It’s nice and cold too so face shields and an extra layer will be the order of the day. Hard to tell as it’s dark but temps this cold …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 January 2018.

* 11.0 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 6:06 am today the temperature was -4.9c. Another  decent fall overnight and it’s not as cold and clear this morning but still looks pretty good on the snow front. Rumor is yesterday was day of the year and 360 tends to agree. Today will be very close if not better …

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Niseko Snow Report, 11 January 2018.

* 10.5 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 6:06 am today the temperature was -12.0c. A decent fall overnight and it’s cold and clear this morning. Riding today will be pretty exceptional due to the snow quality. Rug up it’s COLD. Check the live cam feed if you would like to see what is cooking right now in …

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Niseko Snow Report, 10 January 2018.

* 4.5 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 6:06 am today the temperature was -6.0c. It looks as though our mega pow day got blown away with the strong wind and the storm that drifted north taking the majority of the snowfall with it, there will be some epic drifted stashes though. As we type the wind is …

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Niseko Snow Report, 9 January 2018.

* 0 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 5:50 am today the temperature was  +2.0c. As we type this morning steady rain is falling here at 300m as forecast so it’s shaping up for a gloomy day. The rain is probably snow above 1000m but it’s probably a great day to tune equipment and onsen hard.  The rain …

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Niseko Snow Report, 8 January 2018.

* 5.5 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 5:50 am today the temperature was  -2.9c. So the throttle got yanked back in pretty brutal fashion last night on the snowfall front and temps are headed upward. Still going be good riding out there today so worth the effort to drag one’s self out of bed. Forecast is running …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 January 2018.

* 26.5 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 6:00 am today the temperature was  -6.9c. The 24 hour snowfall has been pretty solid and even though a lot of it fell during the day there will be great fresh tracks to be nabbed today. There is some hocus-pocus going on with the forecast that should it come true …

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Niseko Snow Report, 6 January 2017.

* 10 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 6:11 am today the temperature was  -3.9 There has been a good fall of snow overnight and by the looks of the station it’s probably the best day in the last few so not the day to linger in the lodge or condo. More snow is forecast across the day …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 January 2018.

* 3.5 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 5:48 am today the temperature was  -4.9 There has been minimal snowfall accumulation at 300Meters despite snow falling for most of the day yesterday and the snow station is almost a carbon copy of yesterday. Anyone who ventured up the mountain can tell you it was snowing quite a bit …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 January 2018.

* 3.0 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 5:48 am today the temperature was  -2.9 There has been minimal snowfall overnight at 300Meters and temps have bobbed up and down like a fishing boat on the sea of Okhotsk. This morning it’s warmer than a lot of the last 30 days but running right to forecast and there …

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Niseko Snow Report, 3 January 2018.

* 8.0 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 5:08 am today the temperature was  -6.9 Snow has fallen overnight and while the conditions may be a little off the normal deep pow that we enjoyed for the bulk of December there is fresh snow and there will be even more up high. Temps yesterday swung around in a …

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Niseko Snow Report, 2 January 2018

* 1 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 6:30 am today the temperature was  0 The forecast storm and snow has done a bit of a disappearing act on us and today at 6.08 am the temp is hovering around 0. There was some snow in the past 24 hours but it has consolidated quite a bit overnight. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 1 January 2017

* 0.5 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 6:30 am today the temperature was  1.5 The new year has kicked off with light snowfall/sleet starting around 4.50AM and the forecast is showing continued snowfall this week and a slowly declining temp today. It seems like the deep winter pattern is back after a couple of blue days so …

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Niseko Snow Report, 31 December 2017.

* 0 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 6:38 am today the temperature was  -7.9 °C. Its been a December to remember and after last years horror season it’s fantastic to see Niseko return to the normal pattern we hope for in the Powder Kingdom. The year is going to end how it started and we have 0 snowfall …

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Niseko Snow Report, 30 December 2017.

* 26cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 5:38 am today the temperature was  -7.2 °C. While most of the snow showing on todays report fell through the day yesterday it will still be a pow day out there. lots of the gates have remained closed and the trophy lines in the off Piste areas are “Mostly” untouched. It’s going …

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Niseko Snow Report, 29 December 2017

* 24cm has fallen in the last 24 hours. At 6:45 am today the temperature was  -6.9 °C. The dream run continues people! Read the figures…read the avalanche report and HIT IT! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 636.5 cm Snow depth at the peak, 310 cm Snow depth at the base, 130 cm Real time …

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Niseko Snow Report, 28 December 2017

* 31.5 has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko,much more in drifted areas. At 6:00 am today the temperature was  -6.9 °C. Apologies for the site being unavailable for a while yesterday, it seems our traffic has spiked along with the snowfall and we needed to make some server changes to handle the extra traffic. If you were outside yesterday …

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Niseko Snow Report, 27 December 2017

* 18.5 has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko,much more in drifted areas. At 6:00 am today the temperature was  –10.2 °C. The Powder Express arrived at about 60 kph all day yesterday and for most of the night, this along with double digit cold temps has seen probably the largest snowfall of the season but readings on the snow …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 December 2017.

* 9.5 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko, note the conditions in the report. At 6:00 am today the temperature was  – 8.6 °C. Yesterdays storm arrived in a really blunt manner and in a matter of several minutes conditions changed from no wind and light rain to gale force wind and blizzard conditions. We have also had the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 December 2017

* 0 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 am today the temperature was  4.1 °C… yes that’s not  spelling mistake! Merry Christmas from 360 to all our viewers! Santa must have been watching this year and all our parking the wrong way round at Max Value, talking too loud in the onsen, putting chopsticks in …

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Niseko Snow Report, 24 December 2017

* 0 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 am today the temperature was a balmy -2 °C. . Well that just happened and there has been no snow accumulation overnight. There were some small falls yesterday and I am sure there was snowfall up high but our station at 300m is bare this morning. There’s a …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 December 2017.

* 8 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 am today the temperature was a balmy 0 °C. . It’s almost a relief after the last weeks onslaught to see a bit less snow today after an amazing afternoon in yesterdays bluebird conditions. Riding is gonna be fast and fun today and the smart money would be on …

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Niseko Snow Report, 22 December 2017

* 19 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 am today the temperature was -2.9 °C. . Yet another amazing morning of snowfall here in Niseko. Conditions are much warmer already than they have been for the last week. This will make the snow slightly heavier lower down on the mountain but the skiing and snowboarding will …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 December 2017

* 38 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:25 am today the temperature was -6.9 °C.  If you have had the snorkel out the last few days then today you are going to need the full scuba-tank, mask and regulator. Our last storm had a real sting in the tail and this 24hr snowfall was the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 20 December 2017.

* 23.5 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:25 am today the temperature was -8.9 °C.  Goodness it’s going to be another amazing December day out there today, visability wise it may be a little average but the snow is going to be light, dry and everywhere. There looks to be some pretty warm weather on …

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Niseko Snow Report, 19 December 2017.

* 36 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:00 am today the temperature was -5.9 °C.  Our stellar December just keeps marching forward and the last 24 hours has seen one of the bigger snowfalls of the 2017/2018 season so far. This pile of pow is now on top of yesterdays and the day before’s piles …

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Niseko Snow Report, 18 December 2017

* 28 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:15 am today the temperature was -7.8 °C.  The powder machine really kicked in across the day yesterday and the majority of the 24 hour snowfall happened during daylight hours with 25 cm’s in the 12 hours from yesterdays report time. Snow has just started to fall agin …

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Niseko Snow Report, 17 December 2017

* 18 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 5:45 am today the temperature was -7.9 °C.  We have had a good sized fall of snow over night and through the day yesterday (it felt like the bulk of the snow as in the afternoon) taking us up past the 4 meter mark for recorded falls this …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 December 2017.

* 5 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 5:55 am today the temperature was -4.0 °C.    Not much snow to report this morning and there won’t be a whole lot of pow on offer in the resorts but out the gates will be a different story. The powder wireless was crackling last night with a …

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Niseko Snow Report, 15 December 2017.

* 8 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:10 am today the temperature was -3.1 °C.  Steady snow is falling as we type the report this morning and it’s looking like we are headed into a snowy weekend. Not going to be an epic day by Niseko standards today but there will be some great stashes …

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Niseko Snow Report, 14 December 2017.

* 10cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:10 am today the temperature was -1.1 °C.  Ok so the powder fever has subsided after yesterdays awesome conditions right? A bit of context this morning, Niseko’s snow pack had been decreasing every year for the past 5 years and last year was considered about the worst year in …

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Niseko Snow Report, 13 December 2017.

*25 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:22 am today the temperature was -6.5 °C.  Wow what a difference 24 hours in Niseko can make. About an hour or so after yesterdays report the snow hit and it just kept hitting hard all day long, when the team at 360 put thier PJ’s on and pulled the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 December 2017.

*1.5 cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:22 am today the temperature was -7.5 °C.  OK we are being brutally honest here … it’s a groomer day for sure. There has been only a small amount of snow overnight and yesterdays warm and wet conditions will have frozen to make for a pretty brutal base under …

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Niseko Snow Report, 11 December 2017.

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:22 am today the temperature was 1.7 °C.  We’re not sure if it was all the kids having a blast at the Rail Jam last night, an incorrect temple entry or just a plain old reality check but this morning at 6.00 light rain is falling and any overnight snow …

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Niseko Snow Report, 10 December.

*12cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:22 am today the temperature was -6.5 °C.  So the second week of december is looming and we are at a really respectable snow level that is close to half of last years total snowfall as plenty of people have been reminding 360 though this is just a “Normal” year …

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Niseko Snowreport, 9 December 2017.

*7cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:38 am today the temperature was -10.1 °C. There has been a nice little top-up overnight and conditions will be crisp and sharp this morning with one of the colder mornings of the season so far. Snow was falling as well put the report together and it’s facewarmer/shield stuff out and …

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Niseko Snow Report, 8 December 2017

*2.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:45 am today the temperature was -6 °C.. Another frigid morning here will again provide primo skiing and boarding throughout the resorts. We can expect intermittent snowfall throughout the day and the good times keep on rolling here in Niseko! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 December 2017

*5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:45 am today the temperature was -9 °C.. Another cold mid winter like morning here in Niseko. With light winds in the forecast it will be another excellent day on the mountain. An extra layer and a face mask essential this morning! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall …

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Niseko Snow Report, 6 December 2017

*20cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:45 am today the temperature was -7 °C.. Another all time morning on the cards with the strongest cold front on the season enveloping us here in Niseko. It has absolutely dumped over night and coupled with the cold temperatures has created what we are guessing is some of the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 December 2017

*8.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:45 am today the temperature was -4 °C. Presently calm overcast conditions with sporadic snowfall.Another excellent top up of snowfall and conditions will again be excellent on the mountain. We are expecting wild weather later today with strong winds and heavy snowfall and the outlook for the rest of the …

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Niseko Snow Report 4 December 2017

*7.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:18 am today the temperature was -8.6 °C. The dumpage of the past few days has eased and a pretty warm front bowled through the region yesterday after a pretty epic start and the snow became damp and heavy not quite the glug we had to deal with last year …

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Niseko Snow Report 3 December 2017

*14cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30am today the temperature was -3.5°C. Today kind of feels like Niseko is stuck in some sort of weird loop and it’s almost a carbon copy of yesterday as far as snowfall goes and the only real difference is the temp, which is spiking upward as per the forecast. …

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Niseko Snow Report 2 December 2017

*14cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30am today the temperature was -8.3°C. Saturday in pow town. As you can see from the pic there is almost as much snow as yesterday and the march toward the fabled 20M Winter goes on. The whole mountain here in Niseko will link today (as long as the top lifts …

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Niseko Snow Report 1 December 2017

*20cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30am today the temperature was -8.2°C. December has dawned with a nice respectable amount of dumpage and the powder gods seem set to keep gracing us with the love right into the weekend with snow is falling steady and strong right now. Temps are nice and cold so the …

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Niseko Snow Report 29 November 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was 5.6°C. The Powder Express is fully offline today and with toasty temps outside our epic 200cm base will be contracting and compacting at full pace … which is a good thing for what’s round the corner. Temps will drop rapidly as the next cold …

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Niseko Snow Report 28 November 2017

*.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:00 today the temperature was -0.1°C. Right now Niseko is drawing collective breath as the dumpage we have been under draws breath. There is a warm front moving in as we type this report and while the forecast is for more snow from Wednesday right now it’s pretty clear. We …

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Niseko Snow Report 27 November 2017

*23.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:00 today the temperature was -7.2°C. Our friend the trend breaking November is still shining bright and this morning there is a solid Hokkaido chill in the air. Most of the forecasts are showing no snow for today but looking out the window from 360’s snow station at 300m at …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 November 2017

*30cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. On with the show! Another hefty morning on the 360niseko snow station with 30cm of Hokkaido’s finest powder snow served up! The expected wind has not eventuated at village level so it should be another spectacular morning on the mountain. Will be interesting …

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Annupuri Opening 25 November

Annupuri Ski Area spun its gondola and quad lift for the first time of the season this saturday and it was a bit of a time-machine deal to Novembers past. The turnout was mostly local and the snow was GREAT, vibe on the gondola was pretty epic as well and most people seemed very happy to be accessing such good …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 November 2017

*27cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:45today the temperature was -5°C. This morning greets us with some exceptional conditions. The quality of the snow is light and fluffy and with this much accumulating at 200m it will undoubtably be mind blowing higher up on the mountain….waist deep? The outlook is for continued snowfall throughout the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 24 November 2017

*10cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. A bitterly cold morning out there and feels colder than -4! Great to see a return of a sweet layer of fresh powder. Higher up on the mountain it looks like those lucky enough to be up there will score some fresh tracks …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 November 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was 2°C. Over the last 24hrs we have seen a deluge of rain at lower elevations. The freezing level was well above 1000m so unlikely the resorts received much in the way of snowfall. In the grand scheme of things this rain is not a …

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Powder Hounds Today In Niseko

Opening day looms and tomorrow the lifts are set to spin in Hirafu and there is a pretty good chance it will be the best opening day in MANY years. The guys from Holiday Niseko were up doing some “Research” and … well you make the call but to us the snow looks pretty damn good for November … or …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 November 2017

*22cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was -8°C. The constant snow fall over the last 3 days has finally let up. Another very cold morning and the snow has a brilliant light texture. We have been treated to a spectacular amount of snowfall and this may be the best start to …

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Niseko Snow Report, 20 November 2017

*35cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was -8°C and it is still snowing. It has been an amazing 24 hrs of snowfall and the snowfall shows no signs of letting up with cold temperatures and continued heavy snowfall forecast all day. For those living in the Niseko region caution is advised …

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Niseko Snow Report, 19 November 2017

*9.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was -4°C. The predicted strong cold front has moved into the region and we have a beautiful later of light and dry powder. Yesterday’s warmer weather resulted in some slushy conditions at lower elevations but the freezing level looked like it was above 500m so …

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Niseko Snow Report, 17 November 2017

*10cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was -2.5°C. The early season snowfall has continued and we have a solid top up and it is still snowing. The snow has a very light powdery quality which can be explained by the cold temperature! Snow is forecast throughout the day and tomorrow when …

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Niseko Weather … a primer.

It’s that time of year when everyone who has spent more than 10 minutes in Niseko or visited once in 96 has a weather theory and the ability to see into the future. You could even say weather forecasting is an unofficial winter sport here. Some folks go with the 100% organic/spiritual “I have a connection to the mountain” system …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 November 2017

*22cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was -1.5°C. Some serious snowfall overnight and it looks like the snow clearers will be back at work this morning making the roads passable! With strong winter like conditions today and a top temperature of ZERO conditions are rapidly improving. Continued snowfall is in forecast …

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Niseko Snow Report, 15 November 2017

*1cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was 0°C. It has been a nasty few days of weather with wind and rain but last night temperatures dropped and this morning we have a beautiful later for fresh snowfall and the sun is out. This will probably not last long with the temperature …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 November 2017

*9.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was 1°C. After a wild day yesterday with strong winds and heavy rainfall turning to wet snow intermittently. During the night the rain turned to snow and the region is coated even at lower elevations. Higher up on the mountain it is safe to say …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 November 2017

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. On Friday evening a strong cold front moved into the region coupled with strong winds and heavy rainfall at lower elevations but higher up on the mountain there was a solid layer of snow. We had another cold night and this morning have …

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Blast Of White In Niseko

The snowline dipped low again last night and in some places it seems as though the atmosphere was only cold across a band that ran mid mountain.The arrivial of the snow is a pretty amazing process and across the coming weeks we are front-row for the show. Check the images below. Above: Snowline decent on Mt Yotie. Above: A band …

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Snow In The Village?

Today’s typhoon brought pretty wild weather and what is almost snow at village level … well sleety, slushy accumulation anyway. We imagine that up high you could probably strap a board on or click into an old pair of skis and slide around a bit, though you would need to a pretty hardy type as it blowing hard enough to …

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Hatsuyuki / First snowfall on Mt.Yotei?

It is a special moment when the white stuff returns to the top of Mt.Yotei! It was great to see Grand Hirafu posting a few shots on their facebook page earlier today! It is hard to say if it is Hoar frost or Hatsuyuki / First snowfall.It is presently cold in Niseko and chances are high for significant snowfall overnight …

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Niseko Snow Report, 13 April 2017

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 8:00 today the temperature was 0°C. Amazingly a strong cold front that we typically experience in mid winter has hit us here in Niseko. Cold air is being sucked down from the north and it is snowing! The only downside is that we also have some extremely strong winds …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 April 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 8:00 today the temperature was 9°C. Warm conditions and what a difference a week makes! The melt is ON and we are now rocketing towards the end of the 2016-17 season. That’s it, that’s all….or is it? We have reached the point in the season where we just can’t …

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Niseko Snow Report, 2 April 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:30 today the temperature was 2°C. Another seriously beautiful day here and what a weekend! The groomers are all in excellent condition and spring touring is getting better as the snow is starting to corn up nicely. Looks like we can expect some rain tomorrow ( good for corn …

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Niseko Snow Report, 1 April 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. A beautiful morning with clear skies and the start of what looks to be another great spring day here in Niseko. Conditions on the mountain are still great and we managed to ride fresh powder on the last day of March which was …

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Niseko Snow Report, 31 March 2017

*2.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. Yesterday we received a lot of wet spring snow which formed a thick slushy layer with dry snowfall coming down overnight on top of the slush layer. We have sunny conditions this morning so it won’t be long before the slush wins the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 30 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 2°C.We have fat wet flakes coming down right now after some rain overnight. We can expect this to continue throughout the day and tomorrow and for the sun to return tomorrow. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 715cm …

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Niseko Snow Report, 29 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 2°C. Another great start to the day with warm spring conditions. The recent snowfall has disappeared at elevations and the melt is in full force. Looks like we can expect some rain over the next few days…this isn’t necessarily a bad this at this …

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Niseko Snow Report, 28 March 2017

*7cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 5:15 today the temperature was -2°C. Amazingly we have a sublime layer of fresh spring powder this morning! Fat flakes started falling yesterday afternoon and have continued to fall throughout the night. Temperatures will increase quickly but higher up on the mountain conditions should be pretty darn good!! We …

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Niseko Snow Report, 27 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. A beautiful start to the week with clear skies and no wind. There is the chance of some fresh snow on Thursday so fingers crossed for some more March Madness – JAPOW. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Another dusting overnight and the sun is out. Another great day on the mountain beckons. Niseko Snapshot Photo – Glen Claydon Photography Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 708cm Snow depth at the peak, 325cm Snow depth …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 March 2017

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 2°C. Just a dusting overnight here on the 360niseko snow station but we are guessing the upper mountain will be amazing ( seriously)! At this time of year there is always a huge difference between what falls at village level and how much snowfall …

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Niseko Snow Report, 24 March 2017

*2cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. Another great serving of light n dry powder this morning. Yesterday’s conditions higher up on the mountain were all time and today should be even better! Looks like from tomorrow we can expect warmer temperatures and sunshine so…..GO GO GO!! Useful information from …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 March 2017

*2.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. This morning we have a great serving of light n dry powder on the snow station. Presently cloudy conditions with the sun breaking through occasionally. Should be a great day up on the mountain visibility is good – fingers crossed the wind stays …

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Niseko Snow Report, 22 March 2017

*7cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:00 today the temperature was 0°C. Snow glorious snow! Last night at around 20:00 it started snowing in Hirafu Village. This morning we have a solid layer this morning and it is still snowing! The temperature is relatively high so best to get up on the mountain ASAP! The …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 3°C. A mild overcast morning and a break from the relentless sunshine we have had over the past week! The good news is snow if forecast from late afternoon into tomorrow so can’t wait to see what eventuates. Useful information from other places Accumulative …

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Niseko Snow Report, 20 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 1°C. Despite the lack of any spring snow over the last week not too many people have been complaining about the brilliant weather and superb spring conditions on the mountain. Today we have another sweet day out there to start the week. Amazingly it …

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Niseko Snow Report, 19 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 9:30 today the temperature was 9°C. Another brilliant spring day. Time to start lathering up in sunscreen as the sun is gathering strength everyday. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 696cm Snow depth at the peak, 320cm Snow depth at the base, 130cm …

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Niseko Snow Report, 18 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. The run of great spring weather continues. We have another clear day and it will be awesome up there on the mountain. For powder hunters it looks like the next distant possibility for fresh snowfall will be next Friday. Niseko Snapshot Photo Glen …

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Niseko Snow Report, 17 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. Well just a very light dusting down here on the 360niseko snow station but is it possible more fell higher up on the mountain. Cloudy weather this morning with patches of sunshine. It should clear up as the day progresses. As for new …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. Cloudy “warm” conditions in Niseko this morning with moderate winds. Another day for groomed runs and caffe latte’s. S s s snow in the forecast from this evening….more March madness? Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 696cm …

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Niseko Snow Report, 15 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. Another day of spring perfection. Clear calm conditions this morning. Looks like we may get some light snow Thursday night into Friday. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 696cm Snow depth at the peak, 335cm Snow depth …

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Niseko Snow Report, 14 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Much warmer conditions this morning and we are again “blessed” with beautiful clear skies. This morning should remain clear before the clouds roll in this afternoon. There is no snowfall in the forecast for the next week at village level and it feels …

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Niseko Snow Report, 13 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was -8°C. Another cold start to the morning with clear conditions overnight. Looks like we can expect some light snowfall mid week and in the meantime we can enjoy some excellent spring skiing and boarding in the sunshine. Have a great week! Useful information from …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 9:00 today the temperature was -2°C. After a clear cold night today we have brilliant sunshine and deep blue skies. Looks like we are set for a week ahead of warmer temperatures but you never know we are betting on a few more dumps in March! Useful information from …

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Niseko Snow Report, 11 March 2017

*2cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -7°C. After an amazing week of snowfall the clouds have disappeared and we are set for a weekend of picture perfect weather. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 696cm Snow depth at the peak, 355cm Snow depth at …

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Niseko Snow Report, 10 March 2017

*15cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. The ridiculously good conditions are continuing here in Niseko and today looks like it will be another cracker! Conditions are slightly warmer but at higher elevations the snow should remain light and dry. The reset button has been pushed again!! Useful information from …

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Niseko Snow Report, 9 March 2017

*14.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. More of the same this morning and it looks like the reset button has been pushed! The outlook is for warmer conditions over the weekend into next week so it is time to get out there and gorge on powder. Useful information from …

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Niseko Snow Report, 8 March 2017

*27.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. The last 24hrs have been incredible with huge fat flakes coming down pretty much non stop. The world outside this morning is white white white with everything loaded up with a brilliant layer of dry Hokkaido powder snow. Conditions on the mountain will …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 March 2017

*9cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. It has absolutely been dumping for the last hour and we have seen most of today’s accumulation in that time. What that means is we will have a fantastic layer of light dry powder over the perfectly groomed runs and a potential reset …

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Niseko Snow Report, 6 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. The sun is shining and the wind is moderate so should be another great day for resort riding. Yesterday we did receive some flurries of fresh snowfall so at higher elevations there may be some decent accumulations of fresh snow. Looks like we …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:45 today the temperature was -4°C. Another cold morning but unfortunately no snowfall. We look set for a couple days of sunshine then hopefully Monday night through to Thursday we can expect some fresh snow. Have fun out there. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 March 2017

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. Colder temperatures have returned to the region. Despite the modest snowfall on our snow station higher up there will certainly be some decent accumulations. Yesterday when we reported no snowfall we were pleasantly surprised to find 10+cm of fresh snowfall at higher elevations …

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Niseko Snow Report, 3 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 1°C. Light snowfall has just started here in Niseko and hopefully this continues throughout the day into the weekend. As of tomorrow it looks like cold weather and snowfall will prevail for the next week. Niseko Snapshot Photo Glen Claydon Photography Useful information from …

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Niseko Snow Report, 2 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 3°C. This morning we have mild overcast conditions. Light rain arrived yesterday afternoon and has continued on and off throughout the night. We can expect some fresh snowfall later tonight into tomorrow. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, …

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Niseko Snow Report, 1 March 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Milder conditions over the next couple of days before the next cold front and potential dump hits on Friday. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 627.5cm Snow depth at the peak, 345cm Snow depth at the base, …

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Niseko Snow Report, 28 February 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was -9°C. The week ahead is looking like a mixed bag with temperature fluctuations and intermittent snowfall – spring is starting to take hold. We can expect a few more dumps in March! Niseko Snapshots Apologies for no snow report yesterday. Took time out in …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 February 2017

*18.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was -7°C. This morning we have a repeat of yesterday’s spectacular conditions. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 627.5cm Snow depth at the peak, 350cm Snow depth at the base, 140cm Real time lift operations. JMA’s six hour precipitation …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 February 2017

*20.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 6:30 today the temperature was -5°C. A brilliant morning in Niseko with everything covered in a fresh deep layer of Hokkaido pow! The wind seems to have moderated and chances are reasonable for the upper lifts to be running this morning!! There is a general avalanche warning for the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 24 February 2017

*13.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. A quality dump over overnight and should be pretty good up on the mountain. The recent warm weather has created a solid crusty layer and we now have the fresh snow sitting on that. Not the safest conditions so be careful out there. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 February 2017

*2cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 4:30 today the temperature was -1°C. An early start to the day! Much warmer this morning with the accumulation falling through the afternoon yesterday. Today it is forecast to be quite warm before the next cold front hits later this afternoon. Heavy snowfall is forecast into Friday and throughout …

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Niseko Snow Report, 22 February 2017

*2cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -11°C. A f f f f freezing morning! We have only had a couple of cm’s but we’ll take them! As we always say 2cm here on the 360niseko snow station can sometimes equal boot high power turns higher up on the mountain. You …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 February 2017

*2.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Presently very light snowfall and calm conditions.Last night the region was hit by very strong winds which will have created some serious wind loaded cornices. The avalanche danger will high so please read the lastest avalanche report for the latest information. On the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 20 February 2017

*16.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -7°C. Brilliant conditions again this morning in Niseko. Another superb morning on the cards – the trees are loaded, the snow is deep and dry and it is time to get ready and get out the door. Oh and by the way, the week …

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Niseko Snow Report, 19 February 2017

*17.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -9°C. Looking like all time conditions today with a solid dump overnight and minimal wind. The week ahead is looking great with good old “Niseko” conditions coming into being! Have fun and please stay safe out there! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow …

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Niseko Snow Report, 18 February 2017

*8.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -9°C. Well this morning looks much better! Bitterly cold conditions this morning with strong gusts of wind light snowfall and low visibility. Have a great day out there winter is back!! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 534.5cm …

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Niseko Snow Report, 17 February 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:45 today the temperature was 2°C. In the early hours today we experienced some heavy rainfall. This morning the rain is slowly turning to snow. Higher up on the mountain lets just hope it snowed up there. Temperatures are expected to drop throughout the day and snowfall is predicted …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 February 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. Yesterday’s hopes for fine weather were off the mark…instead we had reasonably heavy snowfall yesterday with over 5cm accumulating up until 12pm. The temperature was relatively high and the fresh snowfall disappeared. Higher up on the mountain resort conditions were reported as “surprisingly …

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Niseko Snow Report, 15 February 2017

*2.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. It is presently snowing lightly but this is forecast to stop shortly and we can expect sunshine for most the day. The snowfall overnight will have provided a nice new layer of light powder. Tomorrow will be warmer into Friday but a strong …

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Niseko Snow Report, 14 February 2017

*2cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. Light snowfall in Niseko right now and today we have another modest top up. With better visibility and colder temperatures conditions will be great up on the mountain. Powder hunters may be able to find some stashes higher up on the mountain. Niseko …

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Niseko Snow Report, 13 February 2017

*1cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. Presently overcast and looking like a reasonable day out there wild moderate winds. Excellent to see even 1cm of fresh snowfall at this point! Our suggestion is to get up high and go go go! Otaru Snapshot Otaru Snow Light Path Festival is …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 February 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 2°C. Just a dusting overnight and an overcast morning with the old flake coming down. At this stage it now looks like light snowfall for the next few days with a dump Thursday. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in …

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Niseko Snow Report, 11 February 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. It is an overcast morning here in Niseko and there are a couple stay flakes falling….let’s hope it is the start of something special. We do have snowfall in the forecast for the next week so looking forward to that! Conditions on the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 10 February 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Clear conditions in Niseko. The only consolation for the lack of snow today will be the sweet views. There are still some great turns out there to be had you just have to work a bit harder to find them! We can expect …

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Niseko Snow Report, 9 February 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. Just a dusting over night…looks like we may have to wait until the weekend for any significant snowfall. The strange season for snowfall continues… Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 522.5cm Snow depth at the peak, 295cm …

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Niseko Snow Report, 8 February 2017

*4.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. A welcome top up overnight and great to see fresh snowfall on the snow station!! Presently we have light snowfall and low visibility but the cold northern wind has definitely moderated. With lots or terrain closed yesterday due to the lift being on …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 February 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. We have only had a dusting of extremely light snowfall overnight which has not really accumulated. There maybe more snowfall higher up on the mountain but beware as it will almost certainly be “dust on crust”. Once again the groomed runs or a …

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Niseko Snow Report, 6 February 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Not the most exciting start to the week here was an overcast mild morning. The groomed runs and terrain parks will be the pick of the day. It looks like we can expect some significant snowfall this evening and the remainder of the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 February 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -8°C. A beautiful clear morning here in Niseko. Looks like we will have a break in the snowfall for a couple days before the snowfall returns Tuesday. Have a great day out there today! Niseko Snapshots Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 February 2017

*4cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Much warmer conditions here this morning with the sun even poking through the clouds. We can expect light snowfall today with patches of sunshine. Tomorrow looks like it will be the day to catch some vitamin D with sunshine forecast for most of …

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Niseko Snow Report, 3 February 2017

*13cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -8°C. The dream run continues with another excellent dump overnight and we presently have light snow fall! There seems to be slightly more wind this morning but this shouldn’t be an issue. All in all rug up and stay safe out there and have …

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Niseko Snow Report, 2 February 2017

*16.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -10°C. Another stellar day out there this morning! There is some wind in the forecast for today but presently at village level does not seem like an issue…let’s hope it stays that was. You can’t really made a bad decision today as to where …

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Niseko Snow Report, 1 February 2017

*21cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -8°C. Looking brilliant out there this morning with a heroic overnight dump of light n dry Hokkaido powder. That is all. Going skiing. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 484.5cm Snow depth at the peak, 320cm Snow depth …

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Niseko Snow Report, 31 January 2017

*13cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. It is looking amazing out there today with a good old fashioned dump overnight! We have cold temperatures, manageable winds and a beautiful layer of light n dry Hokkaido pow. The reset button has been pushed and it is GO TIME! Useful information …

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Niseko Snow Report, 30 January 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. Not the most amazing of mornings to date with overcast conditions and moderate winds. It is what you make it though and the groomed runs and terrain parks will be in great condition 😉 Looks like we can expect a decent dump this …

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Niseko Snow Report, 29 January 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -7°C. After a couple days of wild weather the wind has finally calmed down. We have sunshine and i should be a great day on the mountain. All over Niseko United the upper lifts have been shut for the last few days so there …

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Niseko Snow Report, 28 January 2017

*9cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. This morning we have cold temperatures, light snowfall and strong winds. Yesterdays early morning rain did not last long thankfully however the snow that did come down was very wet and heavy. With this mornings cold temperatures we have some serious freeze thaw …

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Niseko Snow Report, 27 January 2017

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 3°C. It is raining. The expected warm front has arrived bringing with it strong winds and rain. It is not a dream start to the busy Chinese New Year holiday period but….the rain should turn to snow by early evening, cold temperatures will return …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 January 2017

*12cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. A beautiful calm morning in Niseko with the recent snowfall clinging to everything….even the power lines have accumulations of pow perched on them! More of the same people – great conditions in Niseko! We can expect a warm front to push through tomorrow …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 January 2017

*10cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -12°C. Cold crisp conditions and minimal wind and light snowfall this morning. There has not been a lot of snowfall overnight but here should be still plenty of pockets of powder to be had and if the upper gates open…wow. We have lot’s of …

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Niskeo Snow Report, 24 January 2017

*13cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -13°C. Looks like this morning will be one to remember with the sun shining ! We have had a solid 24 hrs of snowfall much more falling higher up on the mountain! The wind has mellowed most of the mountain is untouched and the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 January 2017

*9.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. This morning it was great to hear the snow plows out clearing the roads which means we are back in business for powder turns up on the mountain! Yesterday afternoon a cold front rolled into the region with temperature dropping and the snow …

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Niseko Snow Report, 22 January 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -11°C. A very cold morning so please be careful on the roads or walking around town as it will be very icy. Not a whole lot to report snow-wise with only flurries of light snowfall in the past 24 hours. There is talk of …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 January 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. Despite the dusting on the 360niseko station there should still be some nice pockets of snow and wind blown powder stashes for those who know where to look 😉 It certainly feels colder than -5 out there this morning! An extra layer and …

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Niseko Snow Report, 20 January 2017

*10cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. We have had some excellent snowfall overnight and may even have a reset higher up on the mountain! Over the next few days we will have relatively calm weather so make the most of it – as of Sunday afternoon we can expect …

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Niseko Snow Report, 19 January 2017

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. Presently we have light snowfall and low visibility. There is a bit of wind around but it shouldn’t cause too many dramas with lift operations. Looks like we can expect light sporadic snowfall over the next few days before the next dump arrives …

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Niseko Snow Report, 18 January 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Cold overcast conditions this morning. We can expect significant snowfall this evening into tomorrow and this should continue for a couple days. The cold temperatures will keep the the snow in great condition off piste and the groomed runs will be hard and …

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Niseko Snow Report, 17 January 2017

*5.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. The snow this morning is super light and for anyone lucky enough to be able to make it up higher on the mountain should be rewarded with incredible floaty powder turns. Most of the upper mountain was closed yesterday due to strong winds …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 January 2017

*9.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. A much warmer morning here today! Yesterday afternoon it absolutely dumped depositing most of the 24hr accumulation of snowfall. Any locations on the mountain that are not open to night skiing will most probably have been reset however…. the wind may be an …

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Niseko Snow Report, 15 January 2017

*1cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -10°C. The great run of weather continues with beautiful sunrise and the sun peeking through the clouds. Should a fantastic morning on the groomed runs. There is still plenty from fresh powder out there for the more adventurous backcountry types. We can expect some …

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Niseko Snow Report, 14 January 2017

*15.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -12°C. Well well well. Another brilliant day looms here in Niseko. Very little wind, lots of snow and cold cold temperatures. Champagne powder….cheers! Niseko Snapshots Perfect powder, 13 January 2017 Meanwhile on a groomed run! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to …

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Niseko Snow Report, 13 January 2017

*21cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -12°C.Looking like the day of the season so far with the snowfall easing up and potential patches of sunshine!! The snow quality is exceptional – light, dry, deep, Hokkaido powder. With the wind moderating chances are good that the upper lifts will be running …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 January 2017

*14.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -10°C. The wild weather is definitely producing the goods here in Niseko with a continued coldsnap and constant snowfall. We have pretty much every winter weather warning in place this morning, blizzard, avalanche. With excellent snowfall over the last 24hrs we should have a …

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Niseko Snow Report, 11 January 2017

*6cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -10°C. It is COLD out there this morning!!! There is a brilliant layer of cold powder on the snow station this morning…not quite sure if the reset button has been pressed but there will be some very tasty sections of pow up for grabs …

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Niseko Snow Report, 10 January 2017

*3cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. Some fresh snowfall!! Not quite the amount we dreamt about last night but a welcome sight none the less! It is presently snowing lightly – the wind is forecast to increase so ‘Up and Atom!’. The snowfall is really forecast to hit later …

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Niseko Snow Report, 9 January 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 2°C. More of the same but the end is within sight. It is overcast and a few stray flakes are coming down. From later today the temperature is set to plummet and snow will start falling from the sky!! Niseko Snapshots From around 12 …

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Niseko Snow Report, 8 January 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. Not much report today other than the sun is scheduled to make an appearance. Firm hard pack conditions on the groomed runs and perhaps a chance to get some vitamin D today. Niseko Snapshot Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 January 2017

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 8:00 today the temperature was -2°C. Another mellow start to the day here in Niseko. Despite the lack of fresh snow the groomed runs are in excellent condition and the sunny breaks in the weather will ensure good times up on the mountain. Enjoy the good weather as it …

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Niseko Snow Report, 6 January 2017

*1cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. A top up over night. Nothing spectacular but….the winds have calmed down and chances are good that the upper lifts will open and possibly some of the side country gates…safe to say it is worth getting out of bed this morning if it …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 January 2017

*7.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. An we are back with a substancial dump in the last 24 hours! A very cold weather pattern has moved into the region with today’s temperature only forecast to reach -4 in Kutchan! What that means is champagne powder conditions all day long! …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 January 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. Groundhog’s day with a repeat of yesterday’s weather and snow conditions. We have excellent conditions on the groomed courses. Those looking for powder turns will have to look further a field. There are lot’s of great guiding companies here in Niseko and suggest …

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Niseko Snow Report, 3 January 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. Another calm overcast morning with a very light dusting of snow overnight. We can expect some heavier snowfall mid week so in the meantime enjoy what we have and it mightn’t hurt to throw in a snow dance while you are at it …

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Niseko Snow Report, 1 January 2017

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. Calm overcast conditions this morning. It looks like we may have to wait a few days before the first flakes of 2017 to float down on us here in Niseko. Sunshine is forecast later in the day and perhaps this morning a good …

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Niseko Snow Report, 31 December 2016

*6.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -4°C. It is presently snowing lightly. Another top up of light powder this morning which mainly fell overnight. Yesterday quite a few lifts across Niseko united closed due to strong winds. Today the wind strength appears to have moderated which means one thing – …

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Niseko Snow Report, 30 December 2016

*13cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -7°C. Great conditions in Niseko with the snowfall continuing. The snow is forecast to continue for the next few day and then we may even see sunshine over the new year! All of the upper lifts in Niseko United are now running and we …

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Niseko Snow Report, 29 December 2016

*2.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. A very light layer has come down overnight and it is presently snowing. Conditions on the mountain should be good on the groomed runs. We can expect heavier snowfall throughout the day into tomorrow….we are totally due for a 20+cm dump!! Useful information …

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Niseko Snow Report, 28 December 2016

*5.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -8°C. Things are moving nicely in the right direction now with FREEZING conditions and a sweet layer of light n dry Hokkaido powder on the snow station this morning. With sub zero temps forecast during the day the snow quality will remain excellent. With …

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Niseko Snow Report, 27 December 2016

*2cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. It is presently snowing lightly and expected to pick up throughout the day into next week! Great to see a fresh layer of Hokkaido powder on the snow station this morning. Yesterday we had another significant rain event and it is safe to …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 December 2016

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. A warm overcast morning here in Niseko. A great day to have some fun on the groomers before sub zero temperatures and continued snowfall kicks in from tomorrow 😉 Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 283.5cm Snow …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 December 2016

*4cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. As luck would have it we have a white xmas day here in Niseko! It is presently snowing lightly and the sun may even make an appearance. The forecast ahead is good and we are looking forward to some heroic dumps in the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 24 December 2016

*4.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. The snow arrived alright…in the form of a massive blizzard! The whole of Hokkaido was thrown into chaos yesterday. Sapporo city recorded over 90cm of snowfall! Transport and infrastructure ground to a halt and the airport was closed. Here in Niseko the weather …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 December 2016

*1cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 5°C.It is raining. Yesterday started out well with light snow and even some moderate falls with more than 5 cm of fresh snow on the snow station but by mid afternoon the snow turned to rain and has continued into this morning. It will …

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Niseko Snow Report, 22 December 2016

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Freeze thaw conditions. Although there isn’t an accumulation on the 360niseko snow station we did have a sweet layer of fresh snowfall come down yesterday…it just didn’t last at lower elevations. Higher up it should have been a bit of a top up. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 December 2016

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Another overcast morning with some low cloud hanging around. It is not looking too epic out there today but it is what you make it as they say! With plenty of snow in the forecast happy powderland can’t be too far off! Hang …

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Niseko Snow Report, 20 December 2016

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. An overcast morning with minimal wind and another great day for skiing groomed runs. Hopefully we can expect some fresh snow on Thursday. Be careful on the roads and around town as it is ICY out there! * Just after publishing the report …

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Niseko Snow Report, 19 December 2016

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. Another clear morning in Niseko and today the forecast is for clear skies all day! We have great base layer over across all resorts and we can enjoy groomed perfection. It will be unseasonably warm across the entire country today with temperatures hovering …

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Niseko Snow Report, 18 December 2016

*3.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. A clear morning in Niseko and after the deluge of recent snowfall great to see the sun! Looks like we will have “warm” sunny weather for a few days so enjoy it out there on the mountain. Snapshots A few clips from yesterday …

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Niseko Snow Report, 17 December 2016

*28cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -8°C. The jaw dropping snowfall has continued pretty much unabated and this morning is shaping up as another classic ” Snorkel fest” as is it again going to be mega deep up there. Looks like we could be in for some sunshine and warmer …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 December 2016

*35cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -8°C. Well the OYUKI arrived yesterday late afternoon and delivered an astounding amount of snowfall in a very short period. It is safe to say that the reading on the 360niseko station is not indicative of how much came down! With the strong prevailing …

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Niseko Snow Report, 15 December 2016

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -8°C. The expected snowfall has not materialized here on the 360niseko snow station this morning. Yesterday afternoon at 4pm it was absolutely dumping in Kutchan so perhaps there are fresh accumulations of snow on the Hanazono side? After a clear night the clouds have …

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Niseko Snow Report, 14 December 2016

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. Not too much to report this morning with just a light dusting overnight. The groomed runs are all in great condition so there is no excuse not to get out there and rip it up this morning 😉 Fingers crossed for some substantial …

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Niseko Snow Report, 13 December 2016

*4.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C.It is presently snowing lightly, the visibility is low with moderate wind. A warm front has moved through the region overnight and we have much warmer temperatures here in Niseko. With the snowfall overnight conditions should still be great on the mountain. Cold temperatures …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 December 2016

*6.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -11°C. A very cold morning in Niseko! Finally a chance to take a look at the scenery after a week of snowfall and low visibility. Conditions on the resorts should be excellent on the groomed runs but be careful venturing around the fringes of …

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Niseko Snow Report, 11 December 2016

*15cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -7°C. It is going to be another wild day out there with the crazy snowfall continuing! Most of Hokkaido was in chaos yesterday with Airports, train lines, freeways closing under heavy snowfall – Sapporo city had 60cm of snowfall during the day alone! Although …

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Niseko Snow Report, 10 December 2016

*16.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. We have had a heroic dump overnight and today looks like it may be “the day” of the season so far!! With continued cold temperatures and snowfall in the forecast is is safe to say…… NISEKO IS PUMPING!! Niseko Snapshots Images: Glen Claydon …

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Niseko Snow Report, 9 December 2016

*10.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. Slightly warmer temperatures today but up on the mountain conditions will again be epic! With more than 30cm of fresh snowfall coming down so far this week and Niseko is starting to fire up! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to …

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Niseko Snow Report, 8 December 2016

*11cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Conditions are again looking excellent with another sweet top up of dry Hokkaido powder overnight. Snow is clinging to pretty much everything this morning with the pow even stacking up on power cables and the accumulation on the 360niseko snow station was so …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 December 2016

*5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -6°C. Freezing conditions and consistent snowfall yesterday have set us up for a great looking morning in the Niseko region. The wind has dropped off and it is ON this morning. Have a great day!! Niseko Snapshots Photography: Glen Claydon Useful information from other …

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Niseko Snow Report, 6 December 2016

*8cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. The snow is back this morning with a healthy top up overnight. There is quite a bit of wind around and they may act as a spoiler. The temperature is forecast to actually drop throughout the day and by the time the lifts …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 December 2016

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 5°C. It is a foggy, warm still morning in Niseko. We can expect snowfall to start later tonight which should continue throughout the week. Have a great day! Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 126cm Snow depth at …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 December 2016

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 5°C. It is presently overcast however the sun is forecast to appear this morning so hopefully a repeat of yesterday’s brilliant weather. Temperatures look set to remaining relatively high for the next few days but the powder tap will be turned on Tuesday and …

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Niseko Snow Report, 3 December 2016

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. A beautiful day In Niseko with some exceptional weather. Not much in the way of fresh snowfall but after the last few days of wind weather there will be some nice sections up there. Hanazono Niseko Opens for the 2016-17 Season! Great to …

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Niseko Snow Report, 2 December 2016

*4.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. Wild conditions in Niseko right now with extreme weather warnings on all fronts. Yesterday’s warm temperatures and rain will have compacted the snow base and combined with the overnight snowfall and colder temperatures today conditions will be treacherous on and off the mountain. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 1 December 2016

*0cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 4°C. Not the most exciting conditions out there this morning…we can expect warm conditions today but the snow is forecast to return this evening when a weak cold front hits the region. The groomed runs will still be fun on the freshly groomed “corduroy”! …

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Niseko Snow Report, 30 November 2016

*10cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C.A beautiful start to the morning with the sun rising in a brilliant orange ball above Mt.Yotei. Excellent conditions with cold clear conditions and another top up of dry Hokkaido powder snow! Niseko Snapshot A selection of aerial shots taken yesterday around Hirafu village. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 29 November 2016

*10cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. The snow is presently coming down hard with very limited visibility. There should have fantastic layer of fresh pow up on the mountain for anyone heading up for some turns. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow fall to date in Niseko, 111cm …

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Niseko Snow Report, 28 November 2016

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. Thankfully the temperature has dropped today and things are looking good for this week with plenty of snowfall in the forecast. Yesterday there was quite a bit of rain at lower elevations but conditions should be ok still higher up on the mountain …

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Niseko Snow Report, 27 November 2016

*0.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 3°C. Warmer conditions have moved into the region but should only last today then the temperature drops back down. After the recent deluge of snow this is good thing as the base will solidify and create an excellent base layer for the remainder of …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 November 2016

*5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -3°C. Presently calm overcast conditions with light snowfall. There was only a dusting of snowfall overnight with most of the snowfall accumulating yesterday. Opening Day! Today is the day with Grand Hirafu and Niseko Annupuri ski grounds opening for the 2016-17 season. Useful information …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 November 2016

*24cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. It is presently snowing lightly and amazing amounts of light and dry snowfall has come down!! It will be a slow morning in Niseko as everyone digs themselves out and into the day. Will the resort open tomorrow? That IS the question. Useful …

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Niseko Snow Report, 24 November 2016

*8.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -8°C. Presently the snow has stopped falling and it looks like the sun may be coming out. The snowfall continued throughout the day yesterday slowly building up the base. Things are moving in the right direction now and there is a good possibility Grand …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 November 2016

*6.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -7°C. The first big storm cycle of the season has rolled into the region sucking down super cold air from the northwest. This morning we have a beautiful fresh layer of light and dry Hokkaido powder. With Kutchan only forecast to hit a top …

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Niseko Snow Report, 22 November 2016

*1cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. The snowfall overnight is not the amount we went to bed last night dreaming about after seeing last nights forecast on TV of 5-15cm overnight…feeling a bit let down. So, to put a positive spin on things..it has been snowing, the temperature remains …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 November 2016

*1.5cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Great to start the week off with some fresh snowfall. Conditions are expected to stay cold with week with significant snowfall predicted from Tuesday evening as a strong winter weather pattern moves into the region. With Grand Hirafu scheduled to open this Wednesday …

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Niseko Snow Report, 17 November 2016

*4cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. Presently we have calm conditions and light snowfall in the region. Yesterday Kutchan only registered a top temperature of 0.5 and today the temperature is only forecast to make it up to ….zero which is good news for snow lovers in Niseko. Useful …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 November 2016

*4cm has fallen in the last 24 hours in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Great to see the return of freezing conditions and fresh snowfall the region. The snowfall is expected to continue periodically for the next couple of days. This weekend the temperature will rise but then from the start of next week more snow is …

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Niseko Snow Report, 10 November 2016

*20cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. It is safe to say winter has well and truly arrived to the Niseko region. The sensational pre season snowfall is building up at an astonishing rate. It is anyone’s guess how much has fallen on the mountain – Kutchan town …

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360niseko vBlog 002 – The Essentials

Well the snow has just kept bucketing down today! After the 360niseko snow station was cleared at 7:00 as of 15:30 we have had another 11cm come down. DISCLAIMER Now, many of you may have noticed that the back drop for this years snow station has changed..well the snow station is now in a new location between Hirafu and Higashiyama. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 9 November 2016

*9.5cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. A strong winter weather pattern has rocked Niseko overnight resulting in freezing conditions and an excellent top up of fresh snowfall this morning. It is currently snowing eand expected for the next few days. The quality of the snowfall is excellent …

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Niseko Snow Report, 7 November 2016

*0.5cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. Although we only have 0.5 on the snow station at higher elevations there certainly would be much more as it snow most of the day yesterday. It is a beautiful morning here in Niseko with cold temperatures and clear skies. The …

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Niseko Snow Report, 6 November 2016

*4.5cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Niseko and it is lightly snowing. At 7:30 today the temperature was 0°C. After yesterday’s dream start to the day conditions rapidly went downhill with a snow eating fog rolling onto the area around 10:30 coupled with heavy rainfall. Thankfully the snowfall and cold conditions have returned today and …

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Niseko Snow Report, 5 November 2016

*12cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 1°C. Heavy snowfall started last night around 8pm and continued all night. It is still snowing and forecast to continue throughout the day into Sunday with cold temperatures persisting. If this keeps up we might even…..dare to dream….could the resort open early …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 November 2016

*3.5cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 1°C. A white world has returned with a decent fresh dump last night. 3.5cm at lower elevations equals a lot more higher up! Cold temperatures and intermittent snowfall is predicted for the new few days and we are on track for a …

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Niseko Snow Report, 30 October 2016

*2cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Niseko. At 7:00 today the temperature was 1°C. Snowfall overnight has transformed the Niseko region into winter. The cold temperatures and snowfall and predicted to continue for much of the coming week. Fingers are crossed for an early start to the season. Useful information from other places Accumulative snow …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 October 2016

*A dusting dusting of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Niseko! At 7:00 today the temperature was 4°C. The cold temperatures aren’t forecast to continue and snow will quickly melt. Great to see the ebb and flow of the seasons changing and the snow level dropping with the last of the autumn leaves. As it happened A …

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Niseko Snow Report, 12 April 2016

*2.5 of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was 2°C. More spring “pow”!! It is awesome to see another top up over night. We are set for another beautiful spring day with sunshine and fresh snow. The pick for the say would be laps on the groomed runs as soon …

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Niseko Snow Report, 11 April 2016

*2.5 of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. Yesterday a strong cold front arrived bringing with it cold temperatures and a decent dump overnight in Hirafu at village level and it is still snowing lightly. Chances are pretty good for some spring pow turns higher up on the …

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Niseko Snow Report, 4 April 2016

*0 of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was 4°C. It is a warm overcast morning here in Niseko. We have been hanging on waiting for some late dumps but as of the last dusting on the 26th or March there has been nothing to report in the way of …

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Niseko Snow Report, 26 March 2016

*1.5cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was 2°C. A mixture of sun and clouds with a dusting of fresh snow this morning. Perfect spring conditions. Warm conditions and sunshine in the forecast now for the next week. Useful information from other places Snow depth at the peak, 355cm …

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Niseko Snow Report, 25 March 2016

*5cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -1°C. The dream is a reality here in Niseko with a top up overnight of some beautiful spring pow! Higher up on the mountain where there will be a lot more than 5cm of accumulation and it is fair to say …

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Niseko Snow Report, 23 March 2016

*5cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 3:30 today the temperature was 0°C. Well well well fresh snowfall and there should be some nice turns higher up on the mountain this morning! With snowfall predicted for the next 3 days coupled with cold temperatures means we will all be happy little snow bunnies …

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Niseko Snow Report, 22 March 2016

*0cm of fresh snow has accumulated in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. This morning we have another cracker of a day on our hands. Yesterdays snowfall didn’t amount to powder turns on the mountain and memories of pow turns are starting to fade. From tomorrow temperatures are forecast to drop with snowfall …

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Niseko Snow Report, 21 March 2016

*4cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. After a clear night the snow really came down in the early morning and has delivered a beautiful layer of light and dry snow. The sun is now creeping out and the scene is set for an excellent day on …

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Niseko Snow Report, 20 March 2016

*1cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was 0°C. After a week of no snowfall it is great to see the white stuff falling again! We have continued snowfall and cold temperatures in the forecast for the coming week so chances are good for some late season pow wow. …

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Niseko Snow Report, 16 March 2016

*0cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -2°C. Another beautiful sunrise. For the next few days spring is really forecast to arrive with temperatures approaching 10 degrees in Kutchan with lot’s of sunshine. We have reached the stage in the season that unless we get some new snowfall …

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Niseko Snow Report, 15 March 2016

*0cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 7:00 today the temperature was -5°C. No snow to report and nothing in the forecast until Sunday at this stage. We’ll just have to enjoy the perfect spring conditions! Useful information from other places Snow depth at the peak, 380cm Snow depth at the base, 160cm …