Niseko Snow Report, 29 March 2018

The weekend is just around the corner!

*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 problematic with grippy slow snow. The snow pack is hanging in there and resort riding will be great for weeks yet! We can expect a cold front to move into the region from this afternoon and a cold night tomorrow but sadly no new snowfall.

Niseko, 29 March 2018

Learning to ski in Hanazono, 27 March 2018

Useful information from other places

Live Web Cam from Hirafu Village

Snow Forecast

360niseko Snow Station Readings Disclaimer

The 360niseko’s snow station for the 2017-18 season is in Higashiyama at 200m *The Hirafu Gondola is at 305m. Please be aware that this new reading is NOT in Hirafu village but a few kilometers down the road. There is always a deviation how and where the snow falls – the area is famous for micro climates and mini weather patterns. Some days there may be 10cm in Annupuri and 25cm in Hanazono and vice versa – some days 30cm of fresh snowfall comes down everywhere!! Altitude plays a big part as well so please don’t take the 360niseko snow readings as being definitive – the readings are what is outside our house on the ground.

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