Niseko Snow Report, 9 November 2013

And we are off on the 2013-2014 360niseko daily snow reports. If it falls we will report it!

*8cm of fresh snow has fallen in the last 24hrs in Hirafu Village. At 6:30 today the temperature was -1°C.

Snowfall depth in Hirafu Village, 9 November 2013

Snowfall depth in Hirafu Village, 9 November 2013


* We have taken the average reading from these 2 measurements until we have our permanent snow station set up.

Snowfall depth in Hirafu Village - Bonnet reading, 9 November 2013

Snowfall depth in Hirafu Village – Bonnet reading, 9 November 2013

Yesterdays snow level steadily dropped throughout the day and by the afternoon we had accumulations of snow forming in Hirafu Village. By the evening there was a decent coverage of approximately 5cm.

This morning the weather has calmed down and the sun is out.

Sunrise, 9 November 2013

Sunrise, 9 November 2013

A look back at yesterdays 初雪 Hatsuyuki / first snowfall in and around Hirafu village.

Hanazono, 8 November 2013

Hanazono, 8 November 2013

Mt. Yotei snow line, 8 November 2013

Mt. Yotei snow line, 8 November 2013

Izumikyo, 8 November 2013

Izumikyo, 8 November 2013

Grand Hirafu Base, 8 November 2013

Grand Hirafu Base, 8 November 2013

King Pair Lift, 8 November 2013

King Pair Lift, 8 November 2013

Hirafu-Zaka, 8 November 2013

Hirafu-Zaka, 8 November 2013

Hirafu crossroads, 8 November 2013

Hirafu crossroads, 8 November 2013

2013-11-08 GCP Niseko Village First Snow

2013-11-08 GCP Niseko Village First Snow