Is Tsugaike Kogen snowsure?

The snowiest week in Tsugaike Kogen is week 2 of January. There are typically 5.8 snowy days during this week with 81cm of snowfall. Check out the Tsugaike Kogen 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 Tsugaike Kogen

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December53cm4.2 days
January66cm5.3 days
February51cm4.6 days
March29cm3.4 days
April7cm1.3 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Tsugaike Kogen during February (week 1):

The average snowfall forecast during week 1 of February for Tsugaike Kogen is 55 cm. There are typically 5.0 snowy days during this week. Tsugaike Kogen prevailing weather and snow conditions during the first week of February at the middle elevation of the ski area at 1252m, based on historical averages over the last 15 years: At this time of year the average freezing level (565m) is well bellow the middle elevation of Tsugaike Kogen. Very frequent snowfalls are typical in Tsugaike Kogen at the start of February. Based on long term weather statistics for Tsugaike Kogen, 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 55cm. Temperatures should usually remain a few degrees below freezing. Average maximum temperature at the middle elevation in Tsugaike Kogen during week one of February is -4.3°C while the average minimum temperature is just -6.0°C. On average, two days out of seven will have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 13km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations. Calm, sunny and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snowfall (bluebird powder days) occur on average two days during this week while powder days that do not have cold, sunny and calm weather also occur on average two days during this week every year.

Snow History: Compare Resorts

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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Tsugaike Kogen and (2007 – 2022).


Tsugaike Kogen

Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Tsugaike Kogen and (2007 – 2022)


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

The most cherished days on the mountain in Tsugaike Kogen 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 Tsugaike Kogen and (2007 – 2022)


Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
Days with significant rainfall.

The snowiest weeks of the year in Tsugaike Kogen 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 Tsugaike Kogen and (2007 – 2022)


Average temperature
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Tsugaike Kogen 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.