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Manza Onsen Snow Report:

The Manza Onsen snow report is: Lifts open - unreported. Our model predicted 5cm (2.0 inches) of snow fell over the last 6 days between Wednesday 01 of April at 12AM and Tuesday 07 of April at 12AM at the mid mountain level.


Fresh Snow Depth:

Long Snow History
2cm
Sun 05 Apr
Origin:Report Origin

Last significant snowfall:

Ankle
7cm
Thu 02 Apr
Origin:Report Origin

Manza Onsen snow depths:

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Manza Onsen resort conditions:

Our Snow Report for Manza Onsen brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Manza Onsen snow report shown below was updated on 7 Apr 2020. Snow Reports are provided regularly throughout the ski season courtesy of our own network of ski resort managers, the Skiclub of Great Britain and Skiresort Service International GmbH. In addition to the current report on ski conditions, we also provide webcams (including a 4 week cam archive), current live observations from nearby weather stations and also historical snow data for Manza Onsen.

Last snowfall:

1cm
Mar 28
40cm
Mar 29
10cm
Apr 02
2cm
Apr 05

Resort report:

Conditions piste
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Conditions off piste
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Next snowfall
Next snowfall:
2cm Thu 09 Apr (AM)
Next significant snowfall
Next significant snowfall:
5cm Fri 10 Apr (AM)
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Manza Onsen snow conditions

  • 1
    Bluebird Powder Days
  • 3
    Powder Days
  • 2
    Bluebird Days

Snow Radar

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Latest snow reports near Manza Onsen:

  • 34 km away from Manza Onsen

    4 hour ago
    weather station observation

    Rain and snow or hail reported from Nagano at 419 metres elevation 8 kms SE of Iizuna Kogen Ski Resort from Iizuna Kogen

  • 34 km away from Manza Onsen

    6 hour ago
    weather station observation

    Moderate to heavy freezing rain reported from Nagano at 419 metres elevation 8 kms SE of Iizuna Kogen but it is forecast cold enough for snow at the ski area from Iizuna Kogen

Manza Onsen Snow Depths:

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Manza Onsen 2019 - 2020. The long term average for the upper slopes is also shown for comparison.

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Snow reports for resorts near Manza Onsen

Find the best conditions for skiing and snowboarding near Manza Onsen using our Snowfinder page.

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Notes on the Manza Onsen Snow Report

The snow report describes the piste and off-piste ski conditions at Manza Onsen. You can submit an updated snow report here. Piste and off-piste are often different so we ask snow reporters to describe Manza Onsen piste and off-piste conditions separately. If these details are missing from the Manza Onsen snow report, you can predict off-piste conditions using the snow depth, the date of the most recent snowfall at Manza Onsen, the Manza Onsen weather report and the forecast.

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Manza Onsen weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Manza Onsen, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Manza Onsen. It shows how much snow we think fell then, and the way freezing level, wind and weather have varied through time. You will be able to predict whether to expect off-piste powder, slush, spring snow, ice or wind crust.

If you see a report of powder or fresh snow conditions several days after snow last fell, there is usually a good reason. At crowded ski resorts, off-piste new snow will be tracked out within hours of a fresh fall but wherever crowds are light in relation to the accessible terrain, it will be possible to stay fresh much later, perhaps several days later. Alternatively, strong winds sometimes redistribute powder snow enough to cover old tracks, or it may simply be that the ski area was not fully open for some period after the snow fell, so fresh snow that fell a while ago has remained un-tracked until this report.

Whenever weather conditions change, Manza Onsen snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Manza Onsen snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Manza Onsen snow report on Friday afternoon may indicate fresh powder but if Friday night is mild and rainy then ski conditions will be very poor on Saturday morning. Conversely, if the weather stays stable and cold, the same snow report can be valid for more than a week. We advise that you check the Manza Onsen snow forecast to see if conditions are likely to change before your visit.

Many skiers enjoy moguls and fast icy pistes but for off-piste skiers and free-ride snowboarders, fresh snow starts to deteriorate from the moment it settles. Wind, rain and periods of above-freezing temperature are the primary cause of the evolution from fresh powder to windslab, ice or slush. High altitude slopes that are shaded from the sun and sheltered from the wind preserve powder stashes longer after fresh snowfall. If the snow report mentions pockets of powder at Manza Onsen, study the Manza Onsen piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Manza Onsen snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Manza Onsen on Friday may indicate powder after recent snowfall but following a sunny and busy weekend, when the locals hit the mountains en masse, the ski conditions (at any resort) can deteriorate rapidly and late arrivals may see very different ski conditions. Of course some people look for deteriorating conditions in the snow report for the likely development of mogul fields but for powder lovers and particularly snowboarders this can mean tracked out off-piste snow. Of course, this doesn’t always happen quickly after fresh snowfall particularly at quiet North facing resorts at high altitude where genuine powder stashes may be found days or even weeks later. It is worth checking the piste map for Manza Onsen (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Manza Onsen Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Manza Onsen snow report we recommend that you check the snow forecasts found in the menu at the top of the page along with our ski resort guide.