Kiroro Now daily snow and weather - Monday 4th January 2021

Kiroro Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 10:20am on Monday 4th January 2021
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Snow
Base temp:
-8°C

Top temp:
-16°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Moderate snow
wind condition
Moderate
visibility condition
Patchy
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This report
Monday 4th January 2021, 10:20am
38cm
Sunday 3rd January 2021, 9:14am 16cm
Saturday 2nd January 2021, 8:05am 15cm
Friday 1st January 2021, 9:14am 13cm
Thursday 31st December 2020, 8:35am 11cm
Wednesday 30th December 2020, 9:45am 14cm
Tuesday 29th December 2020, 9:26am 4cm
Last 7 reports (total): 111cm
Last 14 reports (total): 196cm
Current month (January 2021) total: 82cm
2020/2021 season so far total: 455cm

Archive report: Posted at 10:20am on Monday 4th January 2021
The latest Kiroro Now report can be found here

Another monster powder day here in Kiroro to start the working week with 38cm of fresh snow on the platform this morning.

That’s now 6 consecutive days with 10cm+ of fresh snow, an altogether amazing start to 2021!

Cold conditions out on the hill today ranging from -8 to as low as -16 at higher aspects. Moderate winds prevail and snow is forecast to continue throughout the day. Looking ahead, it’s much of the same with very cold temperatures forecast and snow on the radar each day this week. Keep warm and ride with a buddy.

Hoku and Sugar, Kiroro’s two famous St. Bernards, are loving the conditions at the moment. Pop by the Mountain Center for a cuddle and a photo with them!

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Official data (as reported by the ski area):

Peak: 160cm snow depth
Base: 120cm snow depth

8 of 10 lifts open
23 of 24 courses open

Archive report: Posted at 10:20am on Monday 4th January 2021
The latest Kiroro Now report can be found here

Kiroro Now ski lift operation notes:

Family, Yoichi 1 Express, Yoichi 2 Pair, Kiroro Gondola, Gateway Express, Center Express, Nagamine 1, Nagamine 2

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Kiroro Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Kiroro Now reports
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 4th January 2021
This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Kiroro Now reports up until Monday 4th January 2021
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Kiroro Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Kiroro Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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  2020/2021
*as of Monday 4th January 2021
2019/2020
Season
2018/2019
Season
4th January 38cm - -
3rd January 16cm - -
2nd January 15cm - -
1st January 13cm - -
31st December 11cm - -
30th December 14cm - -
29th December 4cm - -
Previous 7 days total 111cm 0cm 0cm
Previous 14 days total 196cm 0cm 0cm
November observed snowfall total 49cm - -
December observed snowfall total 324cm - -
January observed snowfall total 82cm - -
February observed snowfall total - - -
March observed snowfall total - - -
April observed snowfall total - - -
May observed snowfall total - - -
Season observed snowfall total 455cm 0cm 0cm
Kiroro Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Kiroro Now reports for each month and total season accumulation
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  October November December January February March April May
2020/2021 season - 49cm
[49cm]
324cm
[373cm]
82cm
[455cm]
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