Big Sister
Weather Forecast, Canada

 

Big Sister Weather (Days 0-3):

Drizzle on Tue afternoon turning to light snow on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Tue afternoon, min -5°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat morning, min -11°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
20 WSW20
5 W5
15 W15
20 W20
0 W0
10 WSW10
10 SW10
0 ENE0
10 ENE10
5 ESE5
0 SSE0
20 WSW20
15 WNW15
10 NE10
25 NE25
15 ENE15
10 ENE10
some clouds rain shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear clear some clouds light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow light snow light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 1 - - - - 3 4 - - - 4 9 2 2 1
High °C
3 5 2 1 2 -1 -1 3 0 -4 -1 -3 0 -1 -5 -7 -7 -8
Low °C
2 4 -1 0 2 -5 -3 2 -3 -5 -3 -4 -2 -3 -8 -8 -7 -11
Chill °C
0 1 -1 -4 -3 -5 -3 1 0 -8 -1 -3 -5 -6 -10 -13 -13 -13
Freezing level m
2250 2450 2050 1950 2200 1450 1600 2200 1800 1300 1700 1300 1700 1950 1200 800 1100 550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-5-4-5-7-6-8-9-5-7-11-8-8-8-9-12-15-14-1535212-1-130-4-1-30-1-5-7-7-8
Sunrise
6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 - - 6:24 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - -
Sunset
- 8:50 - - 8:51 - - 8:52 - - 8:54 - - 8:55 - - 8:58 -

Big Sister Weather (Days 0-3):

Drizzle on Tue afternoon turning to light snow on Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Tue afternoon, min -5°C on Wed night)Wind will be generally light

Big Sister Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat morning, min -11°C on Sun night)Wind will be generally light

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
Bow Valley Airport
21 km ENE
1298m alt.
1 hour ago
13.4° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the W
(15 kph at 260).
BowValley
22 km ENE
1298m alt.
3 hours ago
10.8° C
-
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 260).
Banff
24 km WNW
1383m alt.
3 hours ago
9.2° C
-
15
Light winds from the SSW
(15 kph at 210).
Banff Airport
25 km NW
1397m alt.
1 hour ago
10.9° C
clear
-
17
Light winds from the SW
(17 kph at 220).
Bragg Creek
56 km E
1365m alt.
55 minutes ago
14° C
-
Wind obs. (6 kph from 360 degs) was rejected
.

* 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.