Niseko Now daily snow and weather - Wednesday 9th November 2016

Niseko Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 2:41pm on Wednesday 9th November 2016
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall
weather condition
Cloud
Base temp:
-1°C

Top temp:
-6°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow
wind condition
Moderate
visibility condition
Limited
This report
Wednesday 9th November 2016, 2:41pm
8cm
Monday 7th November 2016, 8:56am 0cm
Sunday 6th November 2016, 8:57am 4cm
Saturday 5th November 2016, 8:45am 11cm
Friday 4th November 2016, 8:48am 3cm
Sunday 30th October 2016, 9:19am 2cm
Wednesday 26th October 2016, 8:57am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 28cm
Last 14 reports (total): 30cm
Current month (November 2016) total: 26cm
2016/2017 season so far total: 28cm

Archive report: Posted at 2:41pm on Wednesday 9th November 2016
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

This report was written earlier this morning. Apologies for the delay in it appearing. Preparations for major site updates are making things complicated just at the moment. Things will hopefully settled down in that technical respect over the coming few days.

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More snow!

This is very nice.

Another 8cm of lovely snow on the ground at my measuring point this morning and very cold this morning. Feels like the coldest so far this season. The snow quality looks pretty good too, even down here at base, so I can imagine some good things happening up there higher up.

As I think I mentioned in my last report, we do expect things to get less cold and maybe sunny tomorrow and there's not much snow on the forecast over the coming week after tomorrow morning. Though early season forecasts have certainly been known to not be right before.

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Just 2 weeks now from the first ski lifts (planned) opening in Niseko. Below are the planned dates for the four main resorts:

Niseko Grand Hirafu: Wednesday 23rd November 2016 until Sunday 7th May 2017
Niseko Annupuri: Saturday 26th November 2016 until Sunday 7th May 2017
Niseko Hanazono: Saturday 3rd December 2016 until Sunday 2nd April 2017
Niseko Village: Thursday 1st December 2016 until Sunday 2nd April 2017

Night skiing is planned from Saturday 10th December until Monday 20th March 2017 at the Annupuri, Grand Hirafu and Village resort areas.

Archive report: Posted at 2:41pm on Wednesday 9th November 2016
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

Niseko Now ski lift operation notes:

2 weeks to go, if all goes to plan!

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Niseko Now observed snowfall data: Recent Niseko Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 9th November 2016
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the 21 Niseko Now reports up until Wednesday 9th November 2016
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Niseko Now observed snowfall data: Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 9th November 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded in the Niseko Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2016/2017
*as of Wednesday 9th November 2016
2015/2016
Season
2014/2015
Season
9th November 8cm - -
7th November 0cm - -
6th November 4cm 0cm -
5th November 11cm - -
4th November 3cm - -
30th October 2cm 2cm -
26th October 0cm - -
Previous 7 days total 28cm 3cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 30cm 3cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 26cm 61cm 30cm
December observed snowfall total - 244cm 519cm
January observed snowfall total - 303cm 257cm
February observed snowfall total - 266cm 196cm
March observed snowfall total - 109cm 139cm
April observed snowfall total - 6cm 3cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 28cm 992cm 1144cm
Niseko Now observed snowfall data: Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Wednesday 9th November 2016
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded the Niseko Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  October November December January February March April May
2017/2018 season - - - - - - - -
2016/2017 season 2cm
[2cm]
26cm
[28cm]
-
[28cm]
-
[28cm]
-
[28cm]
-
[28cm]
-
[28cm]
-
[28cm]
2015/2016 season 3cm
[3cm]
61cm
[64cm]
244cm
[308cm]
303cm
[611cm]
266cm
[877cm]
109cm
[986cm]
6cm
[992cm]
0cm
[992cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
30cm
[30cm]
519cm
[549cm]
257cm
[806cm]
196cm
[1002cm]
139cm
[1141cm]
3cm
[1144cm]
0cm
[1144cm]
2013/2014 season 0cm
[0cm]
123cm
[123cm]
275cm
[398cm]
461cm
[859cm]
178cm
[1037cm]
113cm
[1150cm]
13cm
[1163cm]
0cm
[1163cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
118cm
[118cm]
418cm
[536cm]
443cm
[979cm]
316cm
[1295cm]
164cm
[1459cm]
32cm
[1491cm]
2cm
[1493cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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