Appi Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Sunday 16th December 2018

Appi Kogen Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:45am on Sunday 16th December 2018
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
0°C

Top temp:
-4°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Calm
visibility condition
Decent
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This report
Sunday 16th December 2018, 8:45am
0cm
Friday 14th December 2018, 10:38am 20cm
Thursday 13th December 2018, 9:40am 5cm
Wednesday 12th December 2018, 8:41am 12cm
Tuesday 11th December 2018, 10:12am 3cm
Monday 10th December 2018, 11:33am 28cm
Sunday 9th December 2018, 9:59am 26cm
Last 7 reports (total): 94cm
Last 14 reports (total): 142cm
Current month (December 2018) total: 122cm
2018/2019 season so far total: 142cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:45am on Sunday 16th December 2018
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning from Appi.

No fresh snowfall to report but more of the mountain is now opening up and nighta has started with the Central quad lift opening until 8:00pm.

Currently it is cloudy and no wind.

There's some regular snowfall on the forecast for the coming week, and quite heavy at times too so we should be seeing regular refreshes.

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Current planned lift operations (subject to change):

- Appi Gondola
- Central Quad lift
- Central Number 2 lift
- Central Number 3 A
- Central Number 4
- Sailer Quad lift

* Shirakaba (central area)
* Kakesu course
* Ootaka course (by Number 2 lift)
* Hayabusa course (by Number 2 and 3 lifts)
* Yamabato
* Sailer Long (upper area) to Sekirei

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Official snow depth (as reported by resort):

- 90cm (natural)
- 45cm (after grooming)

Archive report: Posted at 8:45am on Sunday 16th December 2018
The latest Appi Kogen Now report can be found here

Appi Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

More of Appi is opening up - see above

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(updated daily during winter)
Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Appi Kogen Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 16th December 2018
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Appi Kogen Now reports up until Sunday 16th December 2018
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 16th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Appi Kogen Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2018/2019
*as of Sunday 16th December 2018
2017/2018
Season
2016/2017
Season
16th December 0cm 2cm 5cm
14th December 20cm 9cm 7cm
13th December 5cm 34cm 3cm
12th December 12cm 24cm 10cm
11th December 3cm 3cm 0cm
10th December 28cm 5cm -
9th December 26cm 3cm -
Previous 7 days total 94cm 81cm 68cm
Previous 14 days total 142cm 136cm 68cm
November observed snowfall total 20cm 94cm -
December observed snowfall total 122cm 322cm 159cm
January observed snowfall total - 294cm 307cm
February observed snowfall total - 360cm 253cm
March observed snowfall total - 114cm 90cm
April observed snowfall total - 8cm 15cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 142cm 1192cm 824cm
Appi Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Sunday 16th December 2018
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Appi Kogen 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
2020/2021 season - - - - - - - -
2019/2020 season - - - - - - - -
2018/2019 season - 20cm
[20cm]
122cm
[142cm]
- - - - -
2017/2018 season - 94cm
[94cm]
322cm
[416cm]
294cm
[710cm]
360cm
[1070cm]
114cm
[1184cm]
8cm
[1192cm]
0cm
[1192cm]
2016/2017 season - - 159cm
[159cm]
307cm
[466cm]
253cm
[719cm]
90cm
[809cm]
15cm
[824cm]
0cm
[824cm]
  October November December January February March April May
Appi Kogen Now reports before Sunday 16th December 2018
Appi Kogen Now reports from the same period last season
Appi Kogen Now archived reporting
View previous reports posted to Appi Kogen Now by clicking on the month