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Big Sister
Weather Forecast, Canada

 

Big Sister Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue afternoon, min -4°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed afternoon, min -7°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Wed night, light winds from the WSW by Fri night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
10 SW10
10 WSW10
5 N5
0 ENE0
10 SW10
10 WSW10
20 SW20
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
30 WSW30
35 WSW35
10 WSW10
25 WSW25
35 WSW35
20 W20
30 W30
10 WSW10
some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds snow shwrs cloudy some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 2 3 2 - - - - - - - - - - 1 - -
High °C
1 2 -1 -2 -2 -2 2 3 0 1 2 1 -1 -1 -3 -2 -2 -5
Low °C
-1 0 -3 -3 -2 -4 -1 1 -1 -1 2 -1 -2 -1 -3 -3 -3 -7
Chill °C
-2 0 -4 -2 -2 -6 -2 -2 -5 -4 -4 -6 -6 -7 -10 -8 -9 -9
Freezing level m
1500 2250 1500 1500 1800 1150 1300 3050 1850 1400 2350 2100 1650 1900 1350 1450 1700 1000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-4-5-6-9-9-211-4-2-3-3-8-8-8-9-10-1112-1-2-2-2230121-1-1-3-2-2-5
Sunrise
8:00 - - 8:02 - - 8:03 - - 8:06 - - 8:07 - - 8:08 - -
Sunset
- 6:52 - - 6:51 - - 6:49 - - 6:45 - - 6:44 - - 6:42 -

Big Sister Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Big Sister is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue afternoon, min -4°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

Big Sister Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed afternoon, min -7°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Wed night, light winds from the WSW by Fri night).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Big Sister at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Big Sister. 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 Alberta.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Nakiska Ridge top
14 km ESE
2006m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.9° C
-
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 180).
Bow Valley Airport
21 km ENE
1298m alt.
44 minutes ago
7.3° C
clear
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 330).
BowValley
22 km ENE
1298m alt.
3 hours ago
4.5° C
-
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 240).
Banff
24 km WNW
1383m alt.
3 hours ago
3.7° C
-
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 230).
Banff Airport
25 km NW
1397m alt.
44 minutes ago
6.2° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the WSW
(9 kph at 240).

* 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 Big Sister and within an acceptable time window.