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Snow in December?

Lahaina, Hawaii
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Snow in December?

I will be going to Fukui in the middle of December. Does it snow in Fukui during this time of year? Are outdoor playgrounds such as the one at Angel Land closed? Thank you!

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Vladivostok, Russia
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1. Re: Snow in December?

Snow is actually heaviest in January, but December is pretty sure to have it as well, the average amount of snow in December is ~18 inches.

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2. Re: Snow in December?

I plan to drive from Kyoto to Fukui and Takayama via Kanazawa in late December. Do you think there will be heavy snowfall along the route?

Hong Kong, China
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3. Re: Snow in December?

Not a good idea at all especially if you don't have driving experience on snowy roads.

Heavy snowfall and accumulation reported today affecting many regions in local news, including Hokuriku and Gifu areas, where Fukui, Kanazawa and Takayama are.

また、北陸や関東北部から長野県、岐阜県の山沿いや、近畿北部から中国地方の山沿いも、積雪が増えるおそれがある。

fnn-news.com/news/…CONN00376895.html

Better take public transports instead.

Edited: 11:22 am, November 19, 2017
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