Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Monday 4th January 2021

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 9:00am on Monday 4th January 2021
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Snow
Base temp:
-5°C

Top temp:
-9°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
Light snow
wind condition
Light
visibility condition
Fair
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Monday 4th January 2021, 9:00am
4cm
Sunday 3rd January 2021, 9:45am 8cm
Saturday 2nd January 2021, 9:07am 10cm
Friday 1st January 2021, 9:50am 16cm
Thursday 31st December 2020, 9:27am 55cm
Wednesday 30th December 2020, 9:10am 5cm
Tuesday 29th December 2020, 9:24am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 98cm
Last 14 reports (total): 118cm
Current month (January 2021) total: 38cm
2020/2021 season so far total: 266cm

Archive report: Posted at 9:00am on Monday 4th January 2021
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning.

The snow clouds remain over the region, though they haven't been giving us much in terms of cm of snow.

What is normally the New Year busy-busy period is now finishing up and we will be getting back into weekday mode. Will be interesting to see how many folk will be around this week and moving forward, especially as Tokyo and surrounding prefectures are asking people to 'stay home' and not travel. Anguish for locals and people who want to be here; fine conditions for the lucky folk who can be here. It's a complicated feeling, but one that I suppose we are all getting used to...

We're not expecting much snow over the next few days and maybe appearances by the sun. More snow due later week.

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Official reported snow depths:

Ichinose Family:
130cm

Kumanoyu:
105cm

Okushiga Kogen:
170cm

Takamagahara Mammoth:
130cm

Terakoya:
120cm

Yakebitaiyama:
170cm

Yokoteyama:
115cm

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Photos today:

- Okushiga Kogen
- Yakebitaiyama
- Ichinose Family
- Takamagahara Mammoth
- Hasuike Junction

Archive report: Posted at 9:00am on Monday 4th January 2021
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

All areas of Shiga Kogen are open

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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent Shiga Kogen 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 Shiga Kogen Now reports up until Monday 4th January 2021
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Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Recent season comparisons
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 4th January 2021
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Shiga Kogen 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 Monday 4th January 2021
2019/2020
Season
2018/2019
Season
4th January 4cm 14cm 3cm
3rd January 8cm 0cm 16cm
2nd January 10cm 2cm 12cm
1st January 16cm 2cm 2cm
31st December 55cm 0cm 16cm
30th December 5cm 0cm 28cm
29th December 0cm 1cm 38cm
Previous 7 days total 98cm 19cm 115cm
Previous 14 days total 118cm 65cm 142cm
November observed snowfall total 12cm 20cm 3cm
December observed snowfall total 216cm 59cm 169cm
January observed snowfall total 38cm 101cm 312cm
February observed snowfall total - 245cm 97cm
March observed snowfall total - 130cm 106cm
April observed snowfall total - 12cm 60cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 266cm 567cm 747cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 4th January 2021
This table shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the Shiga 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 - 12cm
[12cm]
216cm
[228cm]
38cm
[266cm]
- - - -
2019/2020 season - 20cm
[20cm]
59cm
[79cm]
101cm
[180cm]
245cm
[425cm]
130cm
[555cm]
12cm
[567cm]
0cm
[567cm]
2018/2019 season 0cm
[0cm]
3cm
[3cm]
169cm
[172cm]
312cm
[484cm]
97cm
[581cm]
106cm
[687cm]
60cm
[747cm]
0cm
[747cm]
2017/2018 season - 47cm
[47cm]
276cm
[323cm]
326cm
[649cm]
189cm
[838cm]
18cm
[856cm]
7cm
[863cm]
0cm
[863cm]
2016/2017 season - 27cm
[27cm]
215cm
[242cm]
485cm
[727cm]
272cm
[999cm]
136cm
[1135cm]
22cm
[1157cm]
0cm
[1157cm]
2015/2016 season - 7cm
[7cm]
105cm
[112cm]
204cm
[316cm]
147cm
[463cm]
97cm
[560cm]
8cm
[568cm]
0cm
[568cm]
2014/2015 season 0cm
[0cm]
10cm
[10cm]
257cm
[267cm]
144cm
[411cm]
214cm
[625cm]
119cm
[744cm]
12cm
[756cm]
0cm
[756cm]
2013/2014 season - 1cm
[1cm]
145cm
[146cm]
188cm
[334cm]
208cm
[542cm]
113cm
[655cm]
0cm
[655cm]
0cm
[655cm]
2012/2013 season 1cm
[1cm]
2cm
[3cm]
126cm
[129cm]
193cm
[322cm]
158cm
[480cm]
60cm
[540cm]
10cm
[550cm]
0cm
[550cm]
  October November December January February March April May
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