Furano Now daily snow and weather - latest report

Furano Now

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Furano (Hokkaido), Japan
LATEST REPORT: Posted at 9:34am on Tuesday 28th February 2017
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Partly cloudy
Base temp:
-16°C

Top temp:
-18°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
No Precipitation
wind condition
Calm
visibility condition
Very good
This report
Tuesday 28th February 2017, 9:34am
0cm
Monday 27th February 2017, 9:15am 2cm
Sunday 26th February 2017, 9:23am 19cm
Friday 24th February 2017, 9:10am 21cm
Thursday 23rd February 2017, 14:39pm 4cm
Wednesday 22nd February 2017, 10:17am 9cm
Tuesday 21st February 2017, 9:15am 4cm
Last 7 reports (total): 59cm
Last 14 reports (total): 95cm
Current month (February 2017) total: 132cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 546cm

It is another great morning in Furano with very cold temperatures to start but it will warm up quickly as the day progresses. There is high cloud over the ski area and then blue skies immediately to the east. There has been no new snow overnight. The next snowfalls will be from Thursday evening through to Saturday evening, and expect them to be light rather than heavy dumps. Temperatures will be pretty mild on Wednesday and Thursday breaking into positive figures.

Furano Now ski lift operation notes:

Lift operation times today are expected to be...

FURANO ZONE
Furano Ropeway 8:30am-15:50pm.
Furano Downhill Romance #2 chairlift 8:45am-15:50pm.
Furano Downhill Romance #3 chairlift 9:00am-15:50pm.
Prince Romance chairlift 8:30am-16:30pm.
Downhill Swift Lift #1 9:00am-19:30pm

KITANOMINE ZONE
Kitanomine Gondola 9:00am-15:50pm.
Kitanomine Swift Lift #1 8:30am-19:30pm.
Kitanomine Romance Lift #2 8:45am-15:50pm.
Link Lift 9:00am-16:00pm

(Actual operation and times may change without notification and be different from the above information).

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Japan snowfall data
(updated daily during winter)
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Recent Furano Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 28th February 2017
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Furano Now reports up until Tuesday 28th February 2017
(View more analysis here)
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 28th February 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Furano Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View more analysis here)
  2016/2017
*as of Tuesday 28th February 2017
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
28th February 0cm 3cm 1cm
27th February 2cm 1cm 10cm
26th February 19cm 6cm 0cm
24th February 21cm 4cm 3cm
23rd February 4cm 8cm 0cm
22nd February 9cm 8cm 0cm
21st February 4cm 15cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 59cm 31cm 14cm
Previous 14 days total 95cm 86cm 52cm
November observed snowfall total 110cm 77cm 15cm
December observed snowfall total 178cm 295cm 123cm
January observed snowfall total 126cm 187cm 122cm
February observed snowfall total 132cm 178cm 58cm
March observed snowfall total - 83cm 70cm
April observed snowfall total - 0cm 2cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 546cm 835cm 390cm
Furano Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Tuesday 28th February 2017
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Furano Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
(View more analysis here)
  October November December January February March April May
2016/2017 season - 110cm
[110cm]
178cm
[288cm]
126cm
[414cm]
132cm
[546cm]
- - -
2015/2016 season 15cm
[15cm]
77cm
[92cm]
295cm
[387cm]
187cm
[574cm]
178cm
[752cm]
83cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
0cm
[835cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
15cm
[15cm]
123cm
[138cm]
122cm
[260cm]
58cm
[318cm]
70cm
[388cm]
2cm
[390cm]
0cm
[390cm]
2013/2014 season - 30cm
[30cm]
155cm
[185cm]
174cm
[359cm]
92cm
[451cm]
105cm
[556cm]
35cm
[591cm]
0cm
[591cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
69cm
[69cm]
162cm
[231cm]
130cm
[361cm]
152cm
[513cm]
219cm
[732cm]
19cm
[751cm]
0cm
[751cm]
  October November December January February March April May
Furano Now reports before Tuesday 28th February 2017
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Furano Now archived reporting
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