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 7:57am on Thursday 12th December 2019
Official snow depth 40cm (-5cm) [updated on 12th December 2019]

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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 12 Dec 2019
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Wind (km/h)
Summary snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy light snow
Snow cm 3 2 - - - - - 4 2 - - - - - - - - -
Rain mm - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2
Max °C -3 -9 -9 -8 -5 0 0 -4 -8 -8 -4 -2 -1 0 4 3 3 3
Min °C -7 -11 -11 -8 -7 -4 -2 -6 -9 -9 -7 -2 -1 -1 1 3 2 2
WChill °C -20 -26 -26 -18 -15 -12 -12 -19 -23 -22 -16 -7 -8 -9 -5 -2 -5 -4
Freezing level (m) 1100 400 200 500 700 1100 1700 1000 350 400 600 0 1250 1500 2050 2150 2150 1950
Sunrise 6:43 - - 6:45 - - 6:46 - - 6:47 - - 6:47 - - 6:48 - -
Sunset - 4:17 - - 4:17 - - 4:17 - - 4:19 - - 4:19 - - 4:19 -
6 Day Weather Forecast for Zao Onsen at 1220m altitude,
issued (local time): 8 am 12 Dec 2019
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Wind (km/h)
Summary snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy light rain
Snow cm 2 2 - - - - - 3 2 - - - - - - - - -
Rain mm - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3
Max °C -1 -7 -7 -5 -3 2 2 -2 -6 -6 -3 -1 1 2 5 5 5 5
Min °C -4 -8 -8 -6 -4 -2 1 -3 -7 -6 -5 -1 0 1 2 5 4 4
WChill °C -15 -21 -21 -15 -10 -8 -7 -14 -19 -17 -12 -5 -6 -5 -3 2 -2 -1
Freezing level (m) 1100 400 200 500 700 1100 1700 1000 350 400 600 0 1250 1500 2050 2150 2150 1950
Sunrise 6:43 - - 6:45 - - 6:46 - - 6:47 - - 6:47 - - 6:48 - -
Sunset - 4:17 - - 4:17 - - 4:17 - - 4:19 - - 4:19 - - 4:19 -
6 Day Weather Forecast for Zao Onsen at 780m altitude,
issued (local time): 8 am 12 Dec 2019
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Wind (km/h)
Summary snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy light rain
Snow cm 1 1 - - - - - 2 1 - - - - - - - - -
Rain mm 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3
Max °C 2 -3 -4 -1 0 0 5 1 -2 -1 -1 -3 4 3 2 6 5 5
Min °C 0 -4 -4 -2 -2 -2 3 0 -4 -3 -3 -3 1 0 0 4 4 4
WChill °C -8 -14 -14 -8 -6 -6 -1 -8 -14 -11 -7 -7 -3 -5 -4 2 0 0
Freezing level (m) 1100 400 200 500 700 1100 1700 1000 350 400 600 0 1250 1500 2050 2150 2150 1950
Sunrise 6:43 - - 6:45 - - 6:46 - - 6:47 - - 6:47 - - 6:48 - -
Sunset - 4:17 - - 4:17 - - 4:17 - - 4:19 - - 4:19 - - 4:19 -
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