Rusutsu Resort Snow History

Is Rusutsu Resort snowsure? Check out the Rusutsu Resort 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: Rusutsu Resort typical weather and snow conditions during the last week of October at the middle elevation of the ski area at 794m, based on historical averages over the last 10 years: At this time of year the normal freezing level (1802m) is a long way above the middle elevation of Rusutsu Resort. Expect just one day with snowfall per week in Rusutsu Resort at the end of October but in an average year there are two or three days during this week each year that are wet. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 2cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both day and night in Rusutsu Resort during week four of October with average maximum temperature 6.4°C and minimum temperature 4.8°C at the middle elevation. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mostly light winds (average 19km/h) but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day in this week.

Rusutsu Resort Snow Conditions

Best ski days per week in Rusutsu Resort (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)

Rusutsu Resort

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 Rusutsu Resort 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.

Rusutsu Resort Snowfall

Average precipitation (snow/rain) in Rusutsu Resort (2007 – 2018)

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

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

Rusutsu Resort

Winter
Summer
  • Precipitation:

  • Snowfall amount

    (bar chart)

  • Days with significant snowfall.

    (>5cm)

  • Days with significant rainfall.

    (>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Rusutsu Resort 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.

Rusutsu Resort Temperature

Average temperature in Rusutsu Resort (2007 – 2018)

  • Top
    Lift
  • Mid
    Mountain
  • Bottom
    Lift
  • Average temperature:

  • Maximum

  • Minimum

  • Temperatures:

  • Above freezing

  • Below freezing

  • Freezing level:

  • Dashed line

Rusutsu Resort

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 Rusutsu Resort 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.

Rusutsu Resort snow history summary by month

Snowfall (per week)*Snowy days (per week)*
Snow in December29cm5.7 days
Snow in January35cm6.4 days
Snow in February30cm6.0 days
Snow in March20cm5.2 days
Snow in April6cm2.1 days

* Averages based on historical nowcast data