Ski Japan - Niigata

Kagura Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Kagura at 1416 m altitude issued: 8 am23 Jan 2017 (local time)  
Ski Japan - Niigata

Kagura Snow Forecast

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Days 0-3 Kagura Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Wed morning, min -13°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon night, light winds from the NW by Wed night).

Days 4-6 Kagura Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow, mostly falling on Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri afternoon, min -9°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (calm on Thu afternoon, fresh winds from the WSW by Fri afternoon).
Monday 23Tuesday 24Wednesday 25Thursday 26Friday 27Saturday 28
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light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
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Wind (km/h)
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
45 WNW45
40 WNW40
45 NW45
35 NW35
30 NW30
30 NW30
20 NW20
15 NW15
10 NW10
15 SSW15
20 SSW20
30 SW30
35 WNW35
35 NW35
30 NW30
15 WSW15
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max°C
Max °C
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min°C
Min °C
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chill°C
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Humid.%989999999999989894766946286898989838
Freezing level (m)0000000000450040013506002503000
Kagura freezing level scale
snowy slopeKagura freezing level
Sunrise6:52--6:52--6:52--6:52--6:50--6:50--
Sunset-4:59--5:00--5:00--5:01--5:02--5:04-
Eyeball surf report
  1. Banner  3Nozawa Holidays During the early hours of this morning heavy falls of snow descended on Nozawa Onsen producing no less than 30cm of fresh powder from top to bottom across the resort. There will be some great skiing and boarding in all areas with very cold temperatures and snow showers continuing for the rest of today. Expect foggy conditions up top with improving visibility across the lower stretches of the mountain. Crowd levels will be much reduced in comparison with the last two days. Yesterday was a fair day of skiing. There were still some fresh tracks to be had thanks to strong overnight winds fil...
  2. eyeball reporterAnonymous Report: There is heavy snow falling in Nozawa Onsen.

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

The above table gives the weather forecast for Kagura at the specific elevation of 1416 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Kagura. 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 Kagura

Daz from Japan writes:

Kagura is an excellent ski field. Combined with the slopes of Tashiro and Mitsumata, this resort is big. At the very top, some 1800 metres above sea level, the snow is some of the best around. There is accessible BC to suffice the more adventurous rider and plenty of pisted action for everyone else. This is one of the most easily accessed resorts from Tokyo and as a result can be crowded, especially in early and late season when everywhere else is closed, but if you utilise the Tashiro area you can find your powder stashes fairly easily. This area is also connected to the Naeba resort by a giant gondola, you have to pay extra to use the Naeba resort but when taken into account this gives one of the widest range of terrain available. If you are living in Tokyo it's cheap and easy to get to and has the powder and trees to make sure that you won't regret going

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