Minami Furano Snow History

Is Minami Furano snowsure? Check out the Minami Furano 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: Minami Furano typical weather and snow conditions during the second week of December at the middle elevation of the ski area at 580m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (144m) is slightly below the mid altitude of Minami Furano. Very frequent snowfalls are typical in Minami Furano in the middle of December. Based on long term weather statistics for Minami Furano, five days with fresh snowfall per week is typical but rain is also known at this time of year so you can expect on average one rainy day every 7 years during this week of December. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 19cm. Temperatures should generally remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Minami Furano during week two of December is -4.9°C while the average minimum temperature is just -6.7°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Mostly light winds (average 18km/h) are unlikely to affect ski lifts but there is a 50% chance that the mean wind speed will be greater than more than 30km/h one day. Sunny, calm and below freezing perfect weather days that follow new snow (bluebird powder days) happen on average one day every second year during this week but sunny, calm and below-freezing days that don't have new snow happen on average three days during this week in any given year.

Minami Furano Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Minami Furano (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    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)

Minami Furano

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 Minami Furano 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.

Minami Furano Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Minami Furano (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Minami Furano

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Minami Furano 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.

Minami Furano Temperature

Average temperature in Minami Furano (2007 – 2018)

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    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Minami Furano

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 Minami Furano 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.

Minami Furano snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December20cm5.0 days
Snow in January19cm5.5 days
Snow in February20cm5.3 days
Snow in March15cm4.8 days
Snow in April5cm2.1 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data