Over 120cm of Snow Forecast for Niseko This Week
Say hello to winter with over a metre of snow set to fall in Niseko-Hirafu over the next week.
The Siberian winds have arrived and are bringing with them a solid snowfall with over 120cm expected to hit Niseko-Hirafu over the next seven days.
Yesterday's snowfall hit over 10cm with Saturday's expected snowfall to reach 25.8cm and a solid 31cm due on Sunday. Temperatures are feeling more and more like winter with a low of -6 degrees Celsius set for Monday.
It's a good-looking forecast for travellers headed to Niseko for their winter ski holiday, as well as for locals, who welcome 14 metres of snow annually (on average) each winter season.
With the Niseko ski season set to open on November 23rd, it's a great outlook for a terrific winter season in Niseko. Check out the 2017/18 Niseko United Trail Map to see which runs to explore this winter season on the slopes.
Gearing up for your trip to Niseko this winter? Be sure to pre-book these essentials before you arrive!