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Is White-Valley Matsubara snowsure?

The snowiest week in White-Valley Matsubara is week 4 of January. There are typically 4.0 snowy days during this week with 19cm of snowfall. Check out the White-Valley Matsubara 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 White-Valley Matsubara

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December6cm2.7 days
January14cm3.6 days
February8cm2.7 days
March3cm1.4 days
April0cm0.3 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in White-Valley Matsubara during November (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of November for White-Valley Matsubara is 1 cm. There are typically 0.6 snowy days during this week. White-Valley Matsubara prevailing weather and snow conditions during the last week of November at the middle elevation of the ski area at 790m, based on historical averages over the last 9 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (2020m) is far above the mid altitude of White-Valley Matsubara. A day with snowfall happens on average every other year during the last week of November but in a typical year there are also a couple of rainy days during this week of November. In the years when snow falls at this time of year, forecast model average snowfall for the week is 2cm. Temperatures generally above freezing both day and night in White-Valley Matsubara during week four of November with average maximum temperature 6.8°C and minimum temperature 5.4°C at the mid altitude. Expect the sun to come out on two or three days per week. Mainly light winds (average 16km/h) are unlikely to affect lift operations but you can expect the mean wind to reach 30km/h one day in this week. Sunny, calm and below freezing ideal weather days that follow fresh snow (bluebird powder days) are not expected but clear, calm and cold days that don't have new snow happen on average one year in 7. .


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in White-Valley Matsubara and (2007 – 2018).

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Summer

White-Valley Matsubara

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Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in White-Valley Matsubara 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 White-Valley Matsubara 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 White-Valley Matsubara 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 White-Valley Matsubara 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 White-Valley Matsubara 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 White-Valley Matsubara 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.