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Zao (volcano)
Weather Forecast, Japan

 

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

Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Thu night. Very mild (max 15°C on Fri afternoon, min 13°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Fri afternoon, calm by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 13mm), heaviest on Tue afternoon. Very mild (max 18°C on Wed afternoon, min 14°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
moderate rain
rain showers
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
cloudy
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
thunderstorm
Wind km/h
25 SSW25
30 WSW30
30 W30
25 W25
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
10 WNW10
10 S10
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
10 SE10
10 SE10
10 SSE10
20 W20
10 W10
5 WSW5
10 S10
15 S15
mod. rain rain shwrs risk tstorm some clouds rain shwrs light rain light rain cloudy light rain light rain some clouds some clouds clear rain shwrs risk tstorm risk tstorm rain shwrs risk tstorm
Rain
Rain mm
9 1 3 - 3 1 2 - 1 2 - - - 2 3 2 1 3
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
14 14 15 14 14 15 15 14 14 14 14 15 16 16 17 17 17 18
Low °C
13 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 16 17 17 16 17
Chill °C
12 12 13 12 13 14 14 14 13 13 13 14 16 15 17 17 17 18
Freezing level m
4700 4500 4700 4650 4600 4700 4650 4800 4950 4950 5000 4950 4850 4800 4950 4850 4800 5050
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 4:28 - - 4:30 - - 4:31 - - 4:31 - - 4:31 - - 4:33 -
Sunset
- - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:57 - - 6:55 - - 6:55 - - 6:54

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

The weather forecast for Zao (volcano) is: Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Thu nightVery mild (max 15°C on Fri afternoon, min 13°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Fri afternoon, calm by Sat night).

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

Moderate rain (total 13mm), heaviest on Tue afternoonVery mild (max 18°C on Wed afternoon, min 14°C on Sun night)Wind will be generally light.

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
22.4° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 340).
Zao
20 km E
112m alt.
2 hours ago
20.5° C
Dry
0
(0 kph at )
Shiroishi
21 km SE
86m alt.
2 hours ago
20.2° C
light rain
Light rain.
0
(0 kph at )
Kaminoyama-nakayama
21 km WSW
270m alt.
2 hours ago
light rain
Dry
(- kph at NE)
Nikkawa
24 km NE
265m alt.
2 hours ago
19.8° C
light rain
Light rain.
0
(0 kph at -)

* 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.