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– Lat/Long: 38.15° N 140.45° E

Zao (volcano)
Weather Forecast, Japan

Issued: 2am Sat 31 Oct Local Time
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Zao (volcano) Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon morning, min 0°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, gales from the W by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Thu night, min -7°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 NNW35
5 NNW5
20 SSW20
20 WSW20
25 WSW25
30 WSW30
45 SW45
45 WSW45
60 WSW60
75 W75
90 W90
65 WNW65
80 WNW80
80 WNW80
45 W45
30 WSW30
35 W35
35 W35
clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy light rain mod. rain some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - 1 6 - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - 4 10 1 - - - - -
High °C
1 2 5 4 5 6 7 6 4 0 -3 -6 -6 -4 -3 -2 0 3
Low °C
0 2 3 4 4 5 7 5 0 0 -4 -7 -6 -5 -4 -2 -1 1
Chill °C
-3 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 -2 -10 -14 -17 -18 -15 -11 -9 -7 -4
Freezing level m
1750 2400 2900 2850 2800 2700 2750 2800 2700 2000 1400 850 1000 1050 1050 1400 1600 2200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - -
Sunset
- 4:38 - - 4:37 - - 4:37 - - 4:36 - - 4:35 - - 4:34 -

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

The weather forecast for Zao (volcano) is: Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Mon nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Mon morning, min 0°C on Sat morning)Winds increasing (calm on Sat afternoon, gales from the W by Mon night).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Thu night, min -7°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Zao (volcano) at the specific elevation of 1841 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.
42 minutes ago
5.4° C
-
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 240).
40 km
Zao
20 km E
112m alt.
2 hours ago
3.1° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at SSW).
Shiroishi
21 km SE
86m alt.
2 hours ago
3.4° C
Dry
8
Light winds from the WNW
(8 kph at WNW).
Kaminoyama-nakayama
21 km WSW
270m alt.
2 hours ago
Dry
(- kph at N)
Nikkawa
24 km NE
265m alt.
2 hours ago
4.8° C
Dry
4
Calm
(4 kph at WSW).

* 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.