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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 April (week 2):

The average snowfall forecast during week 2 of April for Kusatsu Kokusai is 14 cm. There are typically 2.5 snowy days during this week. Kusatsu Kokusai prevailing weather and snow conditions during the second week of April at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1708m, based on historical averages over the last 11 years: At this time of year the usual freezing level (2091m) is slightly above the middle elevation of Kusatsu Kokusai. On average, expect two or three days with snowfall per week in Kusatsu Kokusai in the middle of April but with a long-term average of one wet day during this week every year. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 14cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both day and night in Kusatsu Kokusai during week two of April with average maximum temperature 2.4°C and minimum temperature 0.4°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mostly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will exceed more than 30km/h one day. Below-freezing, calm and sunny perfect weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week but bluebird days that don't have fresh snowfall occur on average one day every second year during this week each year.


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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Lower Slopes
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Fresh Snow

Snow Conditions

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

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Average Snow Conditions in Kusatsu Kokusai Graph. (Updated on: 2020-04-05)


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.


Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Kusatsu Kokusai and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Snowfall in Kusatsu Kokusai Graph. (Updated on: 2020-04-05)


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.


Temperature

Average temperature in Kusatsu Kokusai and (2007 – 2018)

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Average Temperatures in Kusatsu Kokusai Graph. (Updated on: 2020-04-05)


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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.