Zao (volcano)
Weather Forecast, Japan

 

Days 0-3 Zao (volcano) Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 99mm), heaviest during Wed afternoon. Very mild (max 19°C on Wed morning, min 7°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Wed morning, stormy winds from the WSW by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Zao (volcano) Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 15°C on Sun night, min 8°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Sat night, calm by Mon morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
rain showers
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
15 SW15
20 SSW20
50 SW50
90 WSW90
75 W75
75 NW75
60 NW60
40 NW40
15 NW15
10 WNW10
20 SW20
30 W30
10 W10
15 W15
5 NW5
5 ESE5
15 SE15
rain shwrs risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm rain shwrs rain shwrs clear clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
2 25 30 9 16 16 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
19 18 19 18 16 13 8 8 8 10 12 13 14 14 15 14 15 15
Low °C
18 18 17 17 15 8 8 8 7 8 11 10 13 14 14 14 14 14
Chill °C
19 18 19 16 13 9 2 2 3 8 11 11 13 13 14 14 15 14
Freezing level m
5000 5000 4950 5050 5000 4400 3900 3350 3700 4100 4400 4550 4650 4550 4600 4650 4700 4900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
191819181613888101213141415141515252423232118141412161716202018202117
Sunrise
4:52 - - 4:52 - - 4:54 - - 4:54 - - 4:54 - - 4:56 - -
Sunset
- 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:27 - - 6:25 -

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.
1 hour ago
33.3° C
-
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 140).
Zao
20 km E
112m alt.
1 hour ago
33.1° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at SSE).
Shiroishi
21 km SE
86m alt.
1 hour ago
32.3° C
partially cloudy
Dry and part cloudy.
10
Light winds from the SE
(10 kph at SSE).
Kaminoyama-nakayama
21 km WSW
270m alt.
1 hour ago
° C
Dry
( kph at SSE)
Nikkawa
24 km NE
265m alt.
1 hour ago
32.3° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at SSE).

* 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.