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Is Kusatsu Kokusai snowsure?

The snowiest week in Kusatsu Kokusai is week 3 of January. There are typically 5.2 snowy days during this week with 54cm of snowfall. Check out the Kusatsu Kokusai 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.

Average monthly snow in Kusatsu Kokusai

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December34cm4.7 days
January47cm5.6 days
February42cm5.4 days
March35cm4.4 days
April11cm2.0 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Kusatsu Kokusai during September (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of September for Kusatsu Kokusai is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Kusatsu Kokusai prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of September at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1708m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (4028m) is well above the mid altitude of Kusatsu Kokusai. Snowy weather is unlikely in Kusatsu Kokusai at the end of September but on average there are three days during this week each year when it rains Usual temperatures are well above freezing both day and night at the mid altitude in Kusatsu Kokusai during week four of September with the average afternoon temperature 11.4°C and the minimum temperature 9.5°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Generally light winds (average 11km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Kusatsu Kokusai and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

Kusatsu Kokusai

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Kusatsu Kokusai and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

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 Kusatsu Kokusai are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. Poorer 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.


Average Snowfall in

Graph showing the average precipitation (snow/rain) in Kusatsu Kokusai and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Kusatsu Kokusai are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. The 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.


Average Temperature in

Graph showing the average temperature and freezing level at Kusatsu Kokusai and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

Average temperature
Maximum
Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Kusatsu Kokusai 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.