Zao Onsen – snow and weather forecasts

Zao Onsen
蔵王温泉 (山形県 山形市)
Planned season: Early December 2019 until early May 2020
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Independent and exclusive snow and weather reporting from Zao
Latest report posted at 9:01am on Sunday 19th January 2020
Official snow depth 40cm (0cm) [updated on 18th January 2020]

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1st January 2020
Happy New Year. The 'planned season' dates shown on the ski resort pages are planned opening dates - many ski hills around Japan have been experiencing delays.
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Zao Onsen snow and weather forecast

6 Day Weather Forecast for Zao Onsen at 1660m altitude,
issued (local time): 8 am 19 Jan 2020
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Wind (km/h)
Summary some clouds cloudy light snow light snow snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds cloudy light snow cloudy light snow cloudy light snow some clouds
Snow cm - - 2 4 - 12 2 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Rain mm - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Max °C -8 -7 -6 -7 -8 -7 -11 -11 -7 -3 -2 -1 -1 0 0 -2 -4 -6
Min °C -8 -7 -6 -8 -8 -11 -11 -11 -10 -4 -2 -3 -2 0 -1 -3 -6 -7
WChill °C -17 -15 -14 -20 -19 -25 -25 -25 -22 -10 -9 -12 -11 -7 -7 -10 -15 -17
Freezing level (m) 300 600 450 650 500 550 250 300 0 0 1300 1500 1300 1600 1650 1150 900 400
Sunrise 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:48 - -
Sunset - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:46 - - 4:49 - - 4:50 - - 4:51 -
6 Day Weather Forecast for Zao Onsen at 1220m altitude,
issued (local time): 8 am 19 Jan 2020
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Wind (km/h)
Summary some clouds cloudy light snow light snow snow shwrs mod snow snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds cloudy light snow cloudy light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds
Snow cm - - 2 3 - 9 2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Rain mm - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Max °C -5 -5 -3 -4 -5 -4 -8 -8 -6 -1 0 1 1 2 2 0 -2 -4
Min °C -6 -5 -4 -5 -6 -8 -8 -8 -8 -3 0 -1 0 2 0 -1 -4 -5
WChill °C -14 -11 -11 -15 -16 -20 -20 -20 -18 -8 -5 -9 -7 -3 -5 -7 -11 -13
Freezing level (m) 300 600 450 650 500 550 250 300 0 0 1300 1500 1300 1600 1650 1150 900 400
Sunrise 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:48 - -
Sunset - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:46 - - 4:49 - - 4:50 - - 4:51 -
6 Day Weather Forecast for Zao Onsen at 780m altitude,
issued (local time): 8 am 19 Jan 2020
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Wind (km/h)
Summary snow shwrs cloudy light snow light snow snow shwrs mod snow snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds cloudy light rain cloudy light rain cloudy cloudy some clouds
Snow cm - - 1 2 - 7 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Rain mm - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - 3 - - -
Max °C -1 -1 -1 -1 -2 -2 -4 -4 -6 1 1 1 3 3 2 2 1 -2
Min °C -3 -3 -3 -1 -4 -4 -4 -5 -6 -2 -1 0 2 2 1 1 -1 -4
WChill °C -9 -7 -8 -9 -10 -13 -14 -14 -14 -5 -6 -5 -3 -2 -3 -3 -6 -10
Freezing level (m) 300 600 450 650 500 550 250 300 0 0 1300 1500 1300 1600 1650 1150 900 400
Sunrise 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:48 - -
Sunset - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:46 - - 4:49 - - 4:50 - - 4:51 -
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