Big Sister
Weather Forecast, Canada

 

Days 0-3 Big Sister Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon afternoon, min -6°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sun morning, light winds from the WNW by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Big Sister Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed morning, min -12°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Wed afternoon, light winds from the W by Thu night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
35 WNW35
20 W20
15 WNW15
15 W15
20 W20
30 W30
25 W25
15 W15
15 SW15
30 WSW30
55 WSW55
30 WSW30
15 SSW15
15 WSW15
10 WSW10
10 W10
10 W10
10 W10
some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 3 3 1
High °C
-4 -5 -3 -1 0 0 -1 -1 -1 -2 -4 -5 -7 -9 -9 -11 -12 -11
Low °C
-5 -6 -5 -2 0 -1 -1 -1 -2 -3 -5 -6 -8 -9 -11 -11 -12 -12
Chill °C
-13 -12 -8 -6 -5 -6 -8 -6 -5 -8 -13 -14 -11 -16 -16 -16 -18 -16
Freezing level m
1100 1200 1000 2250 2600 1450 2550 2300 1350 2050 1400 1200 1500 1450 1250 1250 1250 750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-4-5-3-100-1-1-1-2-4-5-7-9-9-11-12-11-3-2-302013000-2-3-2-4-5-5-6
Sunrise
8:02 - - 8:03 - - 8:04 - - 8:07 - - 8:07 - - 8:10 - -
Sunset
- 4:50 - - 4:47 - - 4:46 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:44 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Big Sister at the specific elevation of 2936 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.
59 minutes ago
3.6° C
clear
-
17
Light winds from the W
(17 kph at 260).
BowValley
22 km ENE
1298m alt.
3 hours ago
0.3° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the WSW
(20 kph at 250).
Banff
24 km WNW
1383m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.2° C
-
19
Light winds from the SW
(19 kph at 220).
Banff Airport
25 km NW
1397m alt.
59 minutes ago
-2.2° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the WSW
(13 kph at 240).
Bragg Creek
56 km E
1365m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
-
Wind obs. (8 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.