Ski Japan - Niigata

Gala Yuzawa Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Gala Yuzawa at 990 m altitude issued: 2 am19 Jan 2017 (local time)  
Ski Japan - Niigata

Gala Yuzawa Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Gala Yuzawa Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri morning, min -5°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, strong winds from the NNW by Fri night).

Days 4-6 Gala Yuzawa Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sun afternoon, min -10°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun afternoon, strong winds from the WNW by Mon afternoon).
Thursday 19Friday 20Saturday 21Sunday 22Monday 23Tuesday 24
AMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnight
 
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
partly cloudy
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partly cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
km/h
Wind (km/h)
25 NW25
15 NW15
5 W5
25 S25
20 S20
15 NNW15
35 NNW35
25 NNW25
5 W5
20 SSW20
10 SW10
15 WNW15
35 WNW35
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
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Snow cm
2----9871-1101023456
mm
Rain mm
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max°C
Max °C
-4-4-400-2-3-4-4-2-1-5-8-9-9-8-8-9
min°C
Min °C
-4-5-5-2-1-3-4-5-5-4-3-7-8-9-10-8-9-9
chill°C
WChill°C
-11-10-8-8-7-8-12-11-10-10-9-15-18-19-21-18-19-19
Humid.%989263627787989877637572989797989898
Freezing level (m)4504000400950550500400350250850150000000
Gala Yuzawa freezing level scale
snowy slopeGala Yuzawa freezing level
Sunrise6:54--6:54--6:54--6:54--6:52--6:52--
Sunset-4:54--4:55--4:57--4:58--4:59--5:00-
Eyeball surf report
  1. Banner  3Nozawa Holidays The storm is over. Delivering a parting gift of 20cm overnight there are now clear blue skies and bright sunshine above the mountains. A bluebird powder day. In the valleys we have a dense but spectacular sea of fog. Bring the camera up today as there will surely be some amazing views with fresh snow frosting the trees framed by a backdrop of piercing snow clad peaks. To recap from the past week we have received a grand total of 385cm from the entirety of this run of snow. It is remarkable to have such a prolonged run of heavy falls and we are now well set up for the long season ahead. The ...
  2. Banner  3Nozawa Holidays It just never stops. For the 7th day in a row it has dumped overnight in Nozawa Onsen. This time 25cm has fallen on the upper slopes and 25cm in the village. This is amazing. A week ago I said to expect some huge figures upcoming and that has been the case. Since the 10th we have had a storm total of 345cm, which is nearly one third of the average annual snowfall in the space of a week. Two weeks ago we were looking down the barrel of a very marginal season indeed. How quickly that can change! Expect again outstanding riding conditions with piles of powder even on piste, silky smooth squeak...

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The above table gives the weather forecast for Gala Yuzawa at the specific elevation of 990 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Gala Yuzawa. 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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Visitor Reviews of Gala Yuzawa

Vasu from India writes:

Great place for Sking and site seeing. View from ski spot is excellent with all mountains with snow around. If weather is good, this is an excellent place to visit.

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