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Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick Snow History


Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick Forecasts

Is Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick snowsure?

The snowiest week in Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick is week 2 of January. There are typically 5.7 snowy days during this week with 68cm of snowfall. Check out the Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick 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 Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December41cm4.0 days
January55cm5.1 days
February41cm4.5 days
March20cm3.2 days
April5cm1.2 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick during February (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of February for Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick is 48 cm. There are typically 4.8 snowy days during this week. Myoko Ikenotaira Onsen normal weather and snow conditions during the first week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1150m, based on historical averages over the last 15 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (557m) is slightly below the mid altitude of Myoko Ikenotaira Onsen. Very frequent snowfalls are typical in Myoko Ikenotaira Onsen at the start of February. Based on long term weather statistics for Myoko Ikenotaira Onsen, 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 day with rain every 5 years during this week of February. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 48cm. Temperatures should mostly stay a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the mid altitude in Myoko Ikenotaira Onsen during week one of February is -4.0°C while the average minimum temperature is just -5.4°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Mainly 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 two days during this week while fresh snow days that do not coincide with perfect weather also occur on average two days during this week in any given year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick and (2007 – 2022).

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Summer

Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick and (2007 – 2022)

Winter
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 Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick 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 Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick and (2007 – 2022)

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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 Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick 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 Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick and (2007 – 2022)

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Summer

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 Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick 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.