Zao (volcano)
Weather Forecast, Japan

 

Days 0-3 Zao (volcano) Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun night, min -10°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Sun morning, severe gales from the WNW by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Zao (volcano) Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow on Wed morning. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri night, min -10°C on Wed morning). Mainly stormy winds.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
Wind km/h
25 WSW25
30 WSW30
60 WSW60
35 WSW35
35 WSW35
75 WNW75
80 WNW80
60 W60
65 WNW65
65 WNW65
75 WNW75
80 WNW80
70 WNW70
70 W70
70 WNW70
30 W30
30 SW30
45 WSW45
some clouds some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear some clouds rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 3 - 6 15 2 - - - - - - - -
High °C
-4 -3 -2 -3 -3 -6 -10 -8 -9 -10 -10 -8 -7 -5 -4 0 2 3
Low °C
-5 -4 -2 -3 -3 -10 -10 -9 -9 -10 -10 -9 -8 -6 -5 -2 1 2
Chill °C
-12 -11 -10 -11 -11 -18 -24 -20 -22 -23 -24 -21 -18 -17 -15 -7 -4 -4
Freezing level m
700 1150 1450 1400 1400 800 550 650 550 450 500 350 650 950 800 1200 1950 2350
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-4-3-2-3-3-6-10-8-9-10-10-8-7-5-4023122330-3-2-3-4-4-4-10-1456
Sunrise
6:47 - - 6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - -
Sunset
- 4:19 - - 4:19 - - 4:20 - - 4:20 - - 4:20 - - 4:21 -

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
Zao
20 km E
112m alt.
1 hour ago
5.9° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
8
Light winds from the SSW
(8 kph at SSW).
Shiroishi
21 km SE
86m alt.
1 hour ago
5.3° C
cloudy
Dry
12
Light winds from the SW
(12 kph at SW).
Kaminoyama-nakayama
21 km WSW
270m alt.
1 hour ago
Dry
(- kph at W)
Nikkawa
24 km NE
265m alt.
1 hour ago
4.2° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
5
Calm
(5 kph at ESE).
Takahata
27 km SSW
220m alt.
1 hour ago
0.8° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
1
Calm
(1 kph at S).

* 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.