0 cm of fresh snow has accumulated in Niseko in the 12 hours to 7am.


Conditions at Hirafu midway station (820m)
Snowfall estimated: 0 cm
Temperature:  -5.7 °C
Wind:  WSW 6.6 m/s

Conditions observed in Niseko Town (139m)
Snowfall observed: 0 cm
  -2 °C
Wind: SW 1.7 m/s

Thin clouds cover mountains but I believe it will clear up later. I went to Hanazono yesterday. Upper area got  5 – 10 cm of fresh snow. I went out from the gate 5 and enjoyed some fresh powder! Groomers were also nice and recovered so I enjoyed groomers, too. It was a fun day under the blue sky.

Today I am planning to hike some mountain with my friend. I don’t know which mountain yet. I hope there is some powder still. Yesterday’s new snow is not enough to cover all icy parts. Please ride carefully when you ride ungroomed area.

I can’t believe today is the end of February. I hope we will get snow again in March.

– Maiko :)

24-hour snowfall recorded by 360niseko.com

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