Ski Japan - Niigata

Tsuchitaru Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Tsuchitaru at 603 m altitude issued: 2 am25 Jan 2017 (local time)  
Ski Japan - Niigata

Tsuchitaru Snow Forecast


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Days 0-3 Tsuchitaru Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow on Wed afternoon. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Fri afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri afternoon, min -10°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu afternoon, fresh winds from the SW by Fri afternoon).

Days 4-6 Tsuchitaru Weather Summary:

Mild at first with light rain (total 6.0mm) on Mon morning followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun morning, min -5°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.
Wednesday 25Thursday 26Friday 27Saturday 28Sunday 29Monday 30
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partly cloudy
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
light rain
light snow
light snow
snow showers
Wind (km/h)
20 NW20
20 NW20
10 NW10
5 NW5
5 NNW5
15 SSE15
15 SSW15
30 SW30
25 NW25
15 NNW15
10 NNW10
10 S10
5 SSW5
5 WSW5
5 WNW5
25 NW25
30 NNW30
20 NNW20
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Snow map
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Snow cm
Rain mm
Max °C
Min °C
Freezing level (m)0200007002501000150055045070055014001650145011003500
Tsuchitaru freezing level scale
snowy slopeTsuchitaru freezing level
Eyeball surf report
  1. Banner  3Nozawa Holidays The coldest morning temperatures I can remember are current on the Yamabiko weather station, recording -12c before windchill. For comparisons sake, a normal cold weather temperature for the 8am Yamabiko reading is consistently -7/-8c. Today is much colder than normal with air streaming straight down from the arctic. There are also strong winds up high so when windchill is factored in the apparent temperature will be more like -20/-25c. Therefore if you value your core body temperature maybe add another layer or two today. Thats not to say don’t go riding as the snow conditions are supreme, ...
  2. eyeball reporterMember Report: It is snowing steadily in Nozawa Onsen. Strong winds. Cold. There is knee-deep fresh snow. Every lift is open. Excellent piste conditions. Powder snow off-piste!

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

The above table gives the weather forecast for Tsuchitaru at the specific elevation of 603 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Tsuchitaru. 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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