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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Furano Now
Monday 27th Apr, 9:56 AM
Zao Now
Monday 27th Apr, 9:40 AM
Hakuba Now
Monday 27th Apr, 8:53 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Monday 27th Apr, 8:32 AM
Niseko Now
Monday 27th Apr, 8:31 AM
Yuzawa Now
Monday 27th Apr, 8:01 AM
Kiroro Now
Monday 27th Apr, 7:28 AM
Myoko Now
Friday 24th Apr, 5:18 PM
Shiga Kogen Now
Thursday 23rd Apr, 11:37 AM
Naeba Now
Thursday 23rd Apr, 9:28 AM
Minakami Now
Tuesday 21st Apr, 9:04 AM
Rusutsu Now
Sunday 5th Apr, 9:03 AM
Madarao Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 1:57 PM


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General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

Niseko Annupuri Kokusai
Niseko Town, Hokkaido
Max. elevation: 1156m
Min. elevation: 400m
Vertical: 756m
Steepest slope: 34°
Longest course: 4000m
Number of lifts: 5
Reviews: 11
Photos: 88
Kiroro Snow World
Akaigawa Village, Hokkaido
Max. elevation: 1180m
Min. elevation: 570m
Vertical: 610m
Steepest slope: 37°
Longest course: 4050m
Number of lifts: 9
Reviews: 15
Photos: 548
Mount Racey
Yubari City, Hokkaido
Max. elevation: 702m
Min. elevation: 298m
Vertical: 404m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 3500m
Number of lifts: 5
Reviews: 3
Photos: 20