Ski Japan - Hokkaido

Niseko Grand Hirafu Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Niseko Hirafu at 1156 m altitude issued: 2 am23 Jan 2019 (local time), update in hr min s
Ski Japan - Hokkaido

Niseko Grand Hirafu Snow Forecast

Weather Forecast for Niseko Hirafu at 1156 m altitude issued: 2 am23 Jan 2019 (local time), update in hr min s
  Past week's weather

Days 0-3 Niseko Grand Hirafu Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed morning, min -14°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the N on Thu afternoon, light winds from the N by Fri afternoon).

Days 4-6 Niseko Grand Hirafu Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Mon morning, min -12°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Sun morning, near gales from the WNW by Mon night).
Wednesday 23Thursday 24Friday 25Saturday 26Sunday 27Monday 28
AMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnight
 
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
km/h
Wind (km/h)
35 SW35
20 SW20
45 NW45
45 WNW45
60 N60
40 NNW40
20 NNW20
20 NNW20
20 N20
25 N25
30 N30
25 N25
15 NW15
25 W25
35 WSW35
20 SSW20
35 W35
55 WNW55
Summary
light snow
heavy snow
mod. snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow shwrs
light snow
snow shwrs
light snow
light snow
snow shwrs
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
light snow
light snow
light snow
Snow map
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cm
Snow cm
1118333-23221---225
mm
Rain mm
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max°C
Max °C
-8-8-13-11-12-12-11-11-11-11-11-12-11-9-9-7-8-10
min°C
Min °C
-10-11-14-12-12-12-12-11-12-12-11-12-11-10-9-7-10-11
chill°C
WChill°C
-20-21-27-24-25-24-21-19-20-21-21-22-18-19-19-14-19-24
Humid.%929998989695929487929490818373959097
Freezing level (m)00000000000000002000
topliftbotliftSea lvl1000ft2000ft3000ft4000ft5000ft
snowy slope
-3-4-7-4-4-6-4-4-6-4-4-8-4-4-6-1-2-4-9-10-14-12-12-12-12-11-12-12-11-12-11-10-9-7-9-11
Sunrise7:00--7:00--6:58--6:58--6:56--6:56--
Sunset-4:37--4:37--4:38--4:40--4:42--4:43-
Eyeball snow report
  1. weather station observation Continuous light snow reported from Kutchan at 179 metres elevation only 4 kms E of Niseko Hanazono Resort Ski Resort
  2. weather station observation Freezing rain reported from Otaru at 26 metres elevation only 3 kms ENE of Otaru Tenguyama but it is forecast cold enough for snow at the ski area

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The above table gives the weather forecast for Niseko Grand Hirafu at the specific elevation of 1156 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Niseko Grand Hirafu. To access the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider view of the weather, check out the Weather Map of Japan.

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Resort name is also written as Niseko Hirafu.

Visitor Reviews of Niseko Grand Hirafu

Brian Lloyd from Japan writes:

Just wondering is the snowfall predictions in cm is that in total or per hour. What we have found is that if it is in total then it is usually way out so we are guessing it is per hour. Can anyone confirm this

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