Hakuba 47 Snow History

Is Hakuba 47 snowsure? Check out the Hakuba 47 Snow History graphs below. Select any week of the year to see the typical Ski Conditions, Snowfall Amount and Temperature based on nowcast weather data over the last 11 years. Whether you prefer bluebird conditions, powder days in any weather or just reliable snow in guaranteed sub-zero temperatures you can easily find the best week to go.

This week in history: Hakuba 47 prevailing weather and snow conditions during the second week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1276m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (1201m) is close to the mid altitude of Hakuba 47. Snowy weather is typical. On average, expect three or four days with snowfall per week in Hakuba 47 in the middle of December but with a long-term average of one wet day during this week of December every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 39cm. Temperatures should mostly remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Hakuba 47 during week two of December is -0.3°C while the average minimum temperature is just -1.9°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Mainly light winds (average 15km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day. Sunny, calm and below freezing perfect weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day during this week while powder days that don't coincide with ideal conditions also occur on average one or two days during this week in any given year.

Hakuba 47 Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Hakuba 47 (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Best ski days:

  • Bluebird Powder day

    (Fresh snow, mostly sunny, light wind)

  • Powder day

    (Fresh snow, limited sun, any wind)

  • Bluebird day

    (Average snow, mostly sunny, light wind)

  • Very windy days:

  • (>30km/h)

Hakuba 47

Winter
Summer
  • Best ski days:

  • Bluebird Powder day

    (Fresh snow, mostly sunny, light wind)

  • Powder day

    (Fresh snow, limited sun, any wind)

  • Bluebird day

    (Average snow, mostly sunny, light wind)

  • Very windy days:

  • (>30km/h)

The most cherished days on the mountain in Hakuba 47 are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. weather conditions may prevail on Powder days when the visibility can be limited but the snow is significantly deep and fresh for keen powder-hounds. Bluebird days can suit many skiers that aren’t necessarily hunting powder but want to enjoy the snowy mountains in sunnier conditions and light winds.

Hakuba 47 Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Hakuba 47 (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Hakuba 47

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Hakuba 47 are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. risk of a rainy day is shown but be sure to switch between elevations to see if lower lifts are rain affected or higher lifts remain snowy despite any rain further down the mountain.

Hakuba 47 Temperature

Average temperature in Hakuba 47 (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Hakuba 47

Winter
Summer
Freezing level
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Hakuba 47 are shown. Check out the risk of freze-thaw conditions prevailing at different elevations for any given week. We also show the extremes of temperature (blue/red dots) that reveal the chance of unusually warm or cold conditions.

Hakuba 47 snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December42cm4.2 days
Snow in January55cm5.3 days
Snow in February41cm4.6 days
Snow in March27cm3.6 days
Snow in April5cm1.1 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data