Hakuba Now daily snow and weather - Saturday 2nd January 2021

Hakuba Now (Archive Report)

Independent and trustworthy daily snow and weather reports from Hakuba & Otari region, Japan
ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:20am on Saturday 2nd January 2021
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Snow clouds
Base temp:
-4°C

Top temp:
-8°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Varied but generally limited
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This report
Saturday 2nd January 2021, 9:20am
6cm
Friday 1st January 2021, 9:42am 25cm
Thursday 31st December 2020, 9:16am 28cm
Wednesday 30th December 2020, 9:14am 0cm
Tuesday 29th December 2020, 9:10am 0cm
Monday 28th December 2020, 9:10am 0cm
Sunday 27th December 2020, 9:45am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 59cm
Last 14 reports (total): 90cm
Current month (January 2021) total: 31cm
2020/2021 season so far total: 181cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:20am on Saturday 2nd January 2021
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Good morning from Hakuba.

Some more snow this morning though not as much with the resorts reporting 10-15cm of fresh snow on upper areas.

Excellent conditions out there yesterday and I would imagine more of the same today.

Cortina and Goryu have now both now busted through the 4m mark in the total accumulation so far numbers:

TOTAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION SO FAR (UPPER AREAS)

Hakuba 47305cm
Hakuba Cortina410cm
Hakuba Goryu407cm
Hakuba Happo-one393cm
Hakuba Norikura Onsen250cm
Tsugaike Kogen389cm


Yey!


Individual ski area data: Saturday 2nd January 2021

All ski areas in the region are now open. The below information is checked from official sources and manually adjusted each morning.

Hakuba Happo-one
Reported snowfall:
- Kurobishi: 10cm
- Usagidaira: 3cm
- Nakiyama: 5cm
Official snow depth:
- Kurobishi: 265cm
- Usagidaira: 191cm
- Nakiyama: 75cm

Hakuba 47
Reported snowfall:
- Summit: 15cm
- Base: 5cm
Official snow depth:
- Top: 260cm
- Base: 145cm

Hakuba Goryu
Reported snowfall:
- Iimori: 0cm
Official snow depth:
- Alps: ?cm
- Toomi: ?cm
- Iimori: 80cm

Hakuba Cortina
Reported snowfall:
- Summit: 10cm
- Base: 8cm
Official snow depth:
- Top: 260cm
- Base: 175cm

Tsugaike Kogen
Official snow depth:
- Top: 230cm
- Base: 100cm

Hakuba Iwatake
Official snow depth:
- Top: 160cm
- Base: 70cm

Kashimayari
Official snow depth:
- 225cm

Sanosaka
Official snow depth:
- Top: 180cm
- Base: 100cm

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The 'total snowfall accumulation' data shown in the table on this page (above) is the total amount of snowfall that the ski areas have themselves reported from the on the upper areas of their resort since the beginning of the season. We manually check and update this official data just before we publish each Hakuba Now report. Any odd-looking numbers are due to the source data. We have no control over the data. Just to be extra clear, unlike our own ‘observed snowfall’ data from base that we show at the top of each report, the data in the table is not an independent observation by SnowJapan.

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Photos (below):

- Hakuba Happo-one
- Hakuba Happo-one
- Hakuba 47
- Hakuba Iwatake
- Hakuba Goryu (upper)

Archive report: Posted at 9:20am on Saturday 2nd January 2021
The latest Hakuba Now report can be found here

Hakuba Now ski lift operation notes:

All ski areas in the region are open

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Hakuba Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Hakuba Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 2nd January 2021
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Hakuba Now reports up until Saturday 2nd January 2021
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
Hakuba Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 2nd January 2021
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Hakuba Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
(View the latest Niseko Now report here :: View more analysis here)
  2020/2021
*as of Saturday 2nd January 2021
2019/2020
Season
2018/2019
Season
2nd January 6cm 2cm 16cm
1st January 25cm 1cm 0cm
31st December 28cm 1cm 3cm
30th December 0cm 0cm 5cm
29th December 0cm 0cm 16cm
28th December 0cm 8cm 16cm
27th December 0cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 7 days total 59cm 12cm 56cm
Previous 14 days total 90cm 18cm 79cm
November observed snowfall total 0cm 4cm 0cm
December observed snowfall total 150cm 28cm 112cm
January observed snowfall total 31cm 70cm 207cm
February observed snowfall total - 73cm 33cm
March observed snowfall total - 46cm 47cm
April observed snowfall total - 2cm 21cm
May observed snowfall total - - 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 181cm 223cm 420cm
Hakuba Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Saturday 2nd January 2021
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Hakuba 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 - 0cm
[0cm]
150cm
[150cm]
31cm
[181cm]
- - - -
2019/2020 season - 4cm
[4cm]
28cm
[32cm]
70cm
[102cm]
73cm
[175cm]
46cm
[221cm]
2cm
[223cm]
-
2018/2019 season - 0cm
[0cm]
112cm
[112cm]
207cm
[319cm]
33cm
[352cm]
47cm
[399cm]
21cm
[420cm]
0cm
[420cm]
2017/2018 season - 47cm
[47cm]
158cm
[205cm]
202cm
[407cm]
103cm
[510cm]
17cm
[527cm]
20cm
[547cm]
0cm
[547cm]
2016/2017 season - 1cm
[1cm]
64cm
[65cm]
242cm
[307cm]
151cm
[458cm]
65cm
[523cm]
4cm
[527cm]
0cm
[527cm]
2015/2016 season - 10cm
[10cm]
54cm
[64cm]
138cm
[202cm]
82cm
[284cm]
35cm
[319cm]
2cm
[321cm]
0cm
[321cm]
2014/2015 season - 0cm
[0cm]
276cm
[276cm]
126cm
[402cm]
105cm
[507cm]
111cm
[618cm]
1cm
[619cm]
0cm
[619cm]
2013/2014 season - 35cm
[35cm]
122cm
[157cm]
97cm
[254cm]
91cm
[345cm]
70cm
[415cm]
8cm
[423cm]
0cm
[423cm]
2012/2013 season 0cm
[0cm]
47cm
[47cm]
185cm
[232cm]
149cm
[381cm]
168cm
[549cm]
10cm
[559cm]
6cm
[565cm]
0cm
[565cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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