Niseko Now daily snow and weather - Thursday 2nd April 2020

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:33am on Thursday 2nd April 2020
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Cloudy
Base temp:
4°C

Top temp:
0°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Windy
visibility condition
Varied. But definitely grey.
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Archive report: Posted at 8:33am on Thursday 2nd April 2020
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

Good morning from Niseko.

It is a windy morning and windy enough for lift operations to be affected. As of 8:30am, all lifts are Niseko Village are closed and only the following lifts are moving:

- Ace Family quad and Holiday Number 1 pair at Hirafu
- Dream Number 1 quad and Jumbo Number 1 quad at Annupuri

So all rather limited.

Rather grey feel to the morning too.

Hopefully the clouds will clear by tomorrow (later today even) and bring us some sunshine.

Then there is some snow on the forecast for around the weekend.

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Planned ski resort operation information: Thursday 2nd April 2020
Subject to change and weather conditions

Niseko Grand Hirafu

** SEE ABOVE FOR LIFT INFO FOR TODAY **

Official snow depth (reported by resort):
- Peak: 290cm
- Base: 55cm

The following lifts are scheduled to be operating:
- Ace Family quad
- Ace Number 2 quad (Center four)
- Hirafu Gondola
- Holiday Number 1 pair
- King Number 3 quad
- King Number 4

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Niseko Annupuri

Official snow depth (reported by resort):
- Peak: 170cm
- Base: 60cm

The following lifts are scheduled to be operating:
- Annupuri Gondola
- Dream Number 1 quad
- Jumbo Number 1 quad
- Jumbo Number 4 pair

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Niseko Village

Official snow depth (reported by resort):
- Peak: 160cm
- Base: 60cm

The following lifts are scheduled to be operating:
- Niseko Gondola
- Wonderland Chair

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- The Niseko HANAZONO area is now closed for the season.
- Night time floodlit operations have closed for the season.

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Archive report: Posted at 8:33am on Thursday 2nd April 2020
The latest Niseko Now report can be found here

Niseko Now ski lift operation notes:

Only 4 lower lifts are operating at the start of the day today

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This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Niseko Now reports during same period over the last three seasons
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November observed snowfall total 85cm 84cm 188cm
December observed snowfall total 207cm 333cm 406cm
January observed snowfall total 224cm 285cm 305cm
February observed snowfall total 143cm 198cm 299cm
March observed snowfall total 59cm 45cm 49cm
April observed snowfall total 0cm 6cm 13cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 718cm 951cm 1260cm
Niseko Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
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2020/2021 season - - - - - - - -
2019/2020 season - 85cm
[85cm]
207cm
[292cm]
224cm
[516cm]
143cm
[659cm]
59cm
[718cm]
0cm
[718cm]
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2018/2019 season 0cm
[0cm]
84cm
[84cm]
333cm
[417cm]
285cm
[702cm]
198cm
[900cm]
45cm
[945cm]
6cm
[951cm]
0cm
[951cm]
2017/2018 season - 188cm
[188cm]
406cm
[594cm]
305cm
[899cm]
299cm
[1198cm]
49cm
[1247cm]
13cm
[1260cm]
0cm
[1260cm]
2016/2017 season 2cm
[2cm]
110cm
[112cm]
181cm
[293cm]
152cm
[445cm]
160cm
[605cm]
83cm
[688cm]
0cm
[688cm]
0cm
[688cm]
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]
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