Zao (volcano)
Weather Forecast, Japan

 

Days 0-3 Zao (volcano) Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 118mm), heaviest during Wed night. Very mild (max 19°C on Tue night, min 9°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed afternoon, severe gales from the W by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Zao (volcano) Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Fri morning. Very mild (max 12°C on Sat afternoon, min 9°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the W on Fri morning, calm by Sun afternoon).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
rain showers
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
heavy rain
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 W20
15 W15
25 WSW25
20 WNW20
10 SW10
25 SSW25
60 WSW60
70 WSW70
60 W60
80 W80
75 W75
50 W50
10 WNW10
15 NW15
10 SW10
5 SW5
5 S5
10 SE10
rain shwrs risk tstorm risk tstorm clear risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm heavy rain rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
3 10 4 - 13 32 6 13 37 6 1 1 3 2 1 1 - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
17 18 19 19 19 19 17 16 16 9 10 11 11 12 11 11 11 10
Low °C
17 18 18 18 19 17 17 16 9 9 9 9 9 11 11 11 10 10
Chill °C
16 18 19 19 19 19 15 13 13 3 5 7 9 10 11 11 11 10
Freezing level m
5000 5150 5100 5000 4900 4950 4950 4750 4400 4000 3550 3800 3850 4750 4750 4750 4600 4450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
17181919191917161691011111211111110242423262523222120151515161614161614
Sunrise
4:50 - - 4:52 - - 4:52 - - 4:54 - - 4:54 - - 4:54 - -
Sunset
- 6:32 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:27 -

Issued local time.

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.
2 hours ago
31.9° C
-
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 10).
Zao
20 km E
112m alt.
2 hours ago
31.9° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at ESE).
Kaminoyama-nakayama
21 km WSW
270m alt.
2 hours ago
° C
Dry
( kph at W)
Shiroishi
21 km SE
86m alt.
2 hours ago
31.4° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the NE
(11 kph at NE).
Nikkawa
24 km NE
265m alt.
2 hours ago
30.4° C
partially cloudy
Dry and part cloudy.
5
Calm
(5 kph at NE).

* 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 Zao (volcano) and within an acceptable time window.