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Zao (volcano)
Weather Forecast, Japan

Issued: 8am Tue 20 Oct Local Time
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Zao (volcano) Weather (Days 0-3):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Thu night. Very mild (max 12°C on Thu afternoon, min 6°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 21mm), heaviest during Fri morning. Very mild (max 11°C on Fri morning, min 2°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri morning, severe gales from the W by Sun afternoon).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
heavy rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 NW20
10 NW10
0 SSE0
15 SE15
20 SE20
20 S20
5 SW5
15 SSE15
25 SSW25
15 SW15
35 WNW35
55 WNW55
65 WNW65
70 W70
65 W65
70 W70
80 W80
60 W60
clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light rain heavy rain light rain some clouds some clouds rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - 1 15 2 - - 1 - 2 1 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
9 10 7 7 7 9 11 12 12 11 10 5 4 3 3 5 5 5
Low °C
8 8 6 7 7 6 10 12 11 10 8 2 3 2 2 4 4 4
Chill °C
7 8 7 4 3 8 10 10 10 9 6 -2 -3 -5 -5 -3 -3 -2
Freezing level m
2550 2600 2550 3100 3550 3250 2950 3100 2850 3350 3050 2300 1300 1400 1350 1550 1850 2000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
333345678761-2-3-2001910777911121211105433555
Sunrise
5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:56 - - 5:56 - -
Sunset
- 4:52 - - 4:51 - - 4:50 - - 4:49 - - 4:46 - - 4:45 -

Zao (volcano) Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Zao (volcano) is: Some drizzle, heaviest during Thu nightVery mild (max 12°C on Thu afternoon, min 6°C on Tue night)Wind will be generally light.

Zao (volcano) Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 21mm), heaviest during Fri morningVery mild (max 11°C on Fri morning, min 2°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri morning, severe gales from the W by Sun afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Zao (volcano) at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Zao (volcano). 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
Yamagata
14 km WNW
153m alt.
1 hour ago
10.9° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 210).
33 km
Zao
20 km E
112m alt.
1 hour ago
9.5° C
partially cloudy
Dry and part cloudy.
2
Calm
(2 kph at SW).
Shiroishi
21 km SE
86m alt.
1 hour ago
10.8° C
partially cloudy
Dry and part cloudy.
4
Calm
(4 kph at S).
Kaminoyama-nakayama
21 km WSW
270m alt.
1 hour ago
° C
Dry
( kph at WNW)
Nikkawa
24 km NE
265m alt.
1 hour ago
9.3° C
partially cloudy
Dry and part cloudy.
3
Calm
(3 kph at W).

* 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.