Ski Japan - Hokkaido

Niseko Hirafu Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Niseko Hirafu at 1156 m altitude issued: 2 am02 Oct 2016 (local time)  
Ski Japan - Hokkaido

Niseko Hirafu Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Niseko Hirafu Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 16.0mm), heaviest on Mon afternoon. Very mild (max 13°C on Sun morning, min 4°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sun night, strong winds from the W by Mon night).

Days 4-6 Niseko Hirafu Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 4.0mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Fri morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Wed night, min -2°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, near gales from the WNW by Fri night).
Sunday 2Monday 3Tuesday 4Wednesday 5Thursday 6Friday 7
partly cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
Wind (km/h)
25 W25
35 W35
15 W15
15 SSE15
20 SW20
30 W30
50 WNW50
45 NW45
35 NW35
20 WNW20
10 WSW10
10 SSW10
35 NW35
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
40 WNW40
45 WNW45
50 WNW50
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Snow cm
Rain mm
Max °C
Min °C
Freezing level (m)340034503550295036503650320026502550325032003200195016501300110011001050
Niseko Hirafu freezing level scale
snowy slopeNiseko Hirafu freezing level

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

The above table gives the weather forecast for Niseko Hirafu at the specific elevation of 1156 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Niseko Hirafu. 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 Niseko Hirafu

Brian Lloyd from Japan writes:

Just wondering is the snowfall predictions in cm is that in total or per hour. What we have found is that if it is in total then it is usually way out so we are guessing it is per hour. Can anyone confirm this

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