Ski Japan - Niigata

Akakura Champion Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Akakura Champion at 1500 m altitude issued: 8 pm21 Jan 2017 (local time)  
Ski Japan - Niigata

Akakura Champion Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Akakura Champion Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat night, min -13°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat night, strong winds from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

Days 4-6 Akakura Champion Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri afternoon, min -13°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Tue night, calm by Thu afternoon).
SatSunday 22Monday 23Tuesday 24Wednesday 25Thursday 26Fri
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snow showers
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partly cloudy
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Wind (km/h)
10 SW10
25 SW25
20 WSW20
25 NW25
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
45 WNW45
35 WNW35
25 WNW25
25 WNW25
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
15 SW15
15 SSW15
15 SW15
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Snow cm
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Rain mm
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max°C
Max °C
-5-5-6-8-12-12-13-12-12-12-11-10-9-9-8-4-2-1
min°C
Min °C
-8-6-7-11-12-13-13-13-13-13-11-10-10-9-8-7-2-1
chill°C
WChill°C
-12-13-15-21-22-24-25-25-25-24-20-19-18-15-12-12-7-6
Humid.%597891949488899595847582696272411135
Freezing level (m)02507000000000025000450001250
Akakura Champion freezing level scale
snowy slopeAkakura Champion freezing level
Sunrise-6:56--6:56--6:54--6:54--6:54--6:52-
Sunset--5:00--5:01--5:02--5:04--5:05--5:06
Eyeball surf report
  1. eyeball reporterAnonymous Report: There is heavy snow falling in Akakura Champion. Not much wind here, just a light breeze. Cold. The new snow is ankle deep. All lifts are open. The pistes are in excellent condition. Off-piste has powder snow conditions!
  2. Banner  3Nozawa Holidays Thunder, lightning and strong winds accompanied daybreak this morning in Nozawa Onsen. I woke to the sound of snowflakes and soft hail rattling the side of the lodge as the storm broke overhead. Storms are an irregular occurrence in the winter only occurring a few times per season if at all. As of 5am no fresh snow had fallen, but from this time to 8am 10cm had collected on the upper slopes. Although the temperatures aren’t especially cold, the wind chill will make it feel much colder today. At the moment the upper mountain is soaked in fog while the lower mountain is relatively clear. High...
  3. eyeball reporterAnonymous Report: Heavy snow is falling in Nozawa Onsen. Not much wind here, just a light breeze. Pretty cold today. The new snow between ankle and knee deep. Every lift is open. The pistes are in excellent condition. Powder snow off-piste!

Other resorts in Japan - Niigata are reporting: powder (0) / good piste (0)

The above table gives the weather forecast for Akakura Champion at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Akakura Champion. To access the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider view of the weather, check out the Weather Map of Japan.

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