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Is Sarukurayama snowsure?

The snowiest week in Sarukurayama is week 2 of February. There are typically 3.9 snowy days during this week with 30cm of snowfall. Check out the Sarukurayama 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 Sarukurayama

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December8cm1.6 days
January19cm2.6 days
February15cm2.4 days
March4cm1.0 days
April0cm0.0 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Sarukurayama during November (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of November for Sarukurayama is 0 cm. There are typically 0.0 snowy days during this week. Sarukurayama normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 207m, based on historical averages over the last 6 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (1798m) is well above the middle elevation of Sarukurayama. Fresh Snow is unknown in Sarukurayama at the end of November but expect several rainy days. On average there just three dry days during this week each year. Typical temperatures are well above freezing both night and day at the middle elevation in Sarukurayama during week four of November with the average afternoon temperature 10.1°C and the minimum temperature 8.5°C. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Generally light winds (average 10km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Based on our hindcast archive, we don't expect any powder days or any bluebird days at the middle elevation of the ski area of Sarukurayama at this time of year.


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Sarukurayama and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

Sarukurayama

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Sarukurayama and (2007 – 2018)

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 Sarukurayama 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 Sarukurayama and (2007 – 2018)

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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 Sarukurayama 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 Sarukurayama and (2007 – 2018)

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Summer

Average temperature
Maximum
Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
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The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Sarukurayama 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.