Shiga Kogen Now daily snow and weather - Monday 26th April 2021

Shiga Kogen Now (Archive Report)

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ARCHIVE REPORT: Posted at 8:30am on Monday 26th April 2021
Current weather conditions
Observed fresh snowfall AT BASE
weather condition
Fine
Base temp:
-1°C

Top temp:
-4°C
Precipitation Wind Visibility
precipitation condition
None
wind condition
Northerly
visibility condition
Very good
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This report
Monday 26th April 2021, 8:30am
0cm
Friday 23rd April 2021, 9:01am 0cm
Wednesday 21st April 2021, 7:57am 0cm
Monday 19th April 2021, 8:56am 5cm
Friday 16th April 2021, 8:55am 0cm
Monday 12th April 2021, 8:26am 0cm
Friday 9th April 2021, 9:01am 0cm
Last 7 reports (total): 5cm
Last 14 reports (total): 5cm
Current month (April 2021) total: 5cm
2020/2021 season so far total: 699cm

Archive report: Posted at 8:30am on Monday 26th April 2021
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Good morning.

There was some snow falling last night for a while, though no cm to report. It is quite cold this morning actually but the sun is out.

As we enter the Golden Week period (starting Thursday) we can expect some mixed weather - including some rain.

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Planned Shiga Kogen ski area operations (checked weekly):

IMPORTANT: SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Takamagahara Mammoth:
Quad lift open 29th April until 5th May

Ichinose Family:
Number 2 pair open weekends until 5th May
Ichinose quad open daily until 5th May

Terakoya:
29th April until 5th May

Yakebitaiyama:
Yakebitaiyama Number 2 Gondola open until 5th May (but closed on 21st, 22nd April)
Yakebitaiyama Number 4 romance lift open when the gondola is closed

Okushiga Kogen:
Number 4 and 6 pairs open until 5th May
Number 2 and 3 pair and gondola open daily until 5th May

Kumanoyu:
Number 1 pair until 5th May
Number 3 quad 29th April until 6th May
Number 2 pair A line until 16th May

Yokoteyama & Shibutoge
Possibly until early June!

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Official reported snow depths:

Note: there are some temporary changes to operations at some ski areas at the moment. If you are visiting be sure to check at the start of the day to get the most up to date information

Ichinose Family:
100cm

Kumanoyu:
120cm

Okushiga Kogen:
110cm

Yakebitaiyama:
90cm

Yokoteyama:
140cm

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The ski areas of Shiga Kogen not mentioned in the above list are now closed for the season.

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The section of road (Route 292) connecting the southern area of Shiga Kogen - from Yokoteyama onwards - with Gunma Prefecture has re-opened.

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Photos today:

- Okushiga Kogen
- Takamagahara
- Hasuike Junction


Archive report: Posted at 8:30am on Monday 26th April 2021
The latest Shiga Kogen Now report can be found here

Shiga Kogen Now ski lift operation notes:

Limited areas of Shiga Kogen are open

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This graph shows the amount of observed snowfall recorded at base in the 21 Shiga Kogen Now reports up until Monday 26th April 2021
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Shiga Kogen 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 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 26th April 2021
2019/2020
Season
2018/2019
Season
26th April 0cm - -
23rd April 0cm - -
21st April 0cm - -
19th April 5cm 2cm 0cm
16th April 0cm - -
12th April 0cm - 2cm
9th April 0cm - -
Previous 7 days total 5cm 8cm 10cm
Previous 14 days total 5cm 34cm 62cm
November observed snowfall total 12cm 20cm 3cm
December observed snowfall total 216cm 59cm 169cm
January observed snowfall total 233cm 101cm 312cm
February observed snowfall total 216cm 245cm 97cm
March observed snowfall total 17cm 130cm 106cm
April observed snowfall total 5cm 12cm 60cm
May observed snowfall total - 0cm 0cm
Season observed snowfall total 699cm 567cm 747cm
Shiga Kogen Now observed snowfall data (at base): Monthly and annual accumulation
The data displayed is correct up to and including Monday 26th April 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
2021/2022 season - - - - - - - -
2020/2021 season - 12cm
[12cm]
216cm
[228cm]
233cm
[461cm]
216cm
[677cm]
17cm
[694cm]
5cm
[699cm]
-
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]
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