Mount Rishiri
Weather Forecast, Japan

 

Days 0-3 Mount Rishiri Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Sat afternoon, min -17°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Wed night, light winds from the SSE by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Mount Rishiri Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sun afternoon, min -16°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Sun morning, moderate winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
30 NNW30
30 WNW30
20 WSW20
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
30 NW30
20 NNE20
25 W25
30 W30
35 WSW35
55 WSW55
60 SW60
50 WSW50
40 WSW40
30 WSW30
25 W25
35 WSW35
40 W40
snow shwrs light snow light snow heavy snow light snow light snow heavy snow snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 2 3 22 2 5 23 1 - - - 9 18 - - - 2 1
High °C
-16 -17 -16 -16 -16 -15 -15 -15 -14 -12 -10 -7 -8 -12 -13 -14 -16 -16
Low °C
-17 -17 -17 -17 -16 -16 -15 -15 -15 -13 -11 -9 -11 -13 -14 -16 -16 -16
Chill °C
-27 -28 -24 -22 -26 -25 -25 -25 -25 -24 -23 -18 -18 -23 -23 -24 -28 -29
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 400 650 350 250 150 50 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-16-17-16-16-16-15-15-15-14-12-10-7-8-12-13-14-16-16-11-11-11-10-10-9-9-10-9-7-4-2-3-7-8-9-10-10-2-3-2-1-1-1-1-1035642110-1
Sunrise
- 7:03 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 -
Sunset
- - 3:52 - - 3:52 - - 3:52 - - 3:52 - - 3:52 - - 3:52

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Rishiri at the specific elevation of 1721 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Rishiri. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Japan.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Motodomari (Rishiri Airport)
8 km WNW
30m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.0° C
Dry
26
Moderate winds from the NE
(26 kph at NE).
Kutsugata
9 km WSW
14m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.0° C
Dry
23
Moderate winds from the NNE
(23 kph at NNE).
Rebun
21 km WNW
65m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.9° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the N
(8 kph at N).
Wakkanai
42 km NE
11m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.2° C
snow showers
Snow showers.
24
Moderate winds from the NNE
(24 kph at 20).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Toyotomi
43 km ESE
14m alt.
1 hour ago
-5.4° C
Dry
7
Light winds from the NNE
(7 kph at NNE).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Mount Rishiri and within an acceptable time window.

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