Ski Japan - Shizuoka

Mount Fuji Snow Report for 20 Jun 2019

Ski Japan - Shizuoka

Mount Fuji Snow Report for 20 Jun 2019

Our Snow Report for Mount Fuji brings daily updates on the snow conditions, snow depths, piste and offpiste conditions and the number of open ski lifts. The latest Mount Fuji snow report shown below was updated on 20 Jun 2019. 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 Mount Fuji.

Mount Fuji Snow Report Issued: 20 Jun 2019

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Most recent snowfallon 20 Jun 2019
Fresh snow depth:3 cm

Fresh snow depth
Upper / Lower
Snow Depth, cm
TopNew Snow at Top:  –
Good pisteOn piste-
PowderOff piste-
Resort runsResort runsclosed

Resort Ski Report:0 out of 0 Lifts open. Our model predicted that 3cm (1.2 inches) of snow fell over 24 hours between Wednesday 19 of June at 3PM and Thursday 20 of June at 3PM JST at the summit. Compacted depth will be less.

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*User Snow Reports: these can only be submitted by registered users. If you would like to submit user snow reports, or become a resort manager to make more in-depth updates to this resort's information, please contact us.

Snow Reports for Nearby Resorts

Bottom Mid Top
Resort Webcam Top
snow depth
top and bottom
Good piste
Fresh snow depth
last snow
Fresh snow depth
next 9 days
0–3 | 3–6 | 6–9
snow (cm)
Weather Next 3 days weather forecast.
Freezing level (m)
Fri Sat Sun

(1500m — 1984m)

snow report 2 days ago

369 km away

Spring snow 5 cm
45 days ago
moderate rain
Mid station 1742 m
3750m 3500m 3650m

(920m — 3456m)

snow report 2 days ago

2534 km away

11 cm
2 days ago
light snow
partly cloudy
Mid station 2188 m
2200m 2150m 2100m

(856m — 3456m)

snow report yesterday

2804 km away

1 cm
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
Mid station 2156 m
2050m 1850m 1800m

(2311m — 4750m)

snow report yesterday

2823 km away

8 cm
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
Mid station 3530 m
2150m 1950m 1800m

(1m — 4884m)

snow report today

4386 km away

8 cm
Mid station 2442 m
5050m 5100m 5100m

Notes on the Mount Fuji Snow Report

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

Members can check the hindcast for a timeline of Mount Fuji weather conditions. This detailed weather log makes it easy to predict snow conditions at Mount Fuji, even when the snow report is too old to be useful. The hindcast shows when our weather model last predicted snowfall at Mount Fuji. 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, Mount Fuji snow conditions will change too, so it is important to check the time and date of the Mount Fuji snow report and to guess what effect the weather will have had on snow quality between then and now. For example, the Mount Fuji 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 Mount Fuji 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 Mount Fuji, study the Mount Fuji piste map in relation to the wind direction to determine the most likely locations.

We stress the importance of checking the date on the Mount Fuji snow report particularly around weekends. For example, the snow report for Mount Fuji 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 Mount Fuji (found in menu above) for the location of favourable slopes that may be described in the "Mount Fuji Snow Conditions" part of the snow report. In addition to checking the Mount Fuji 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.