Breithorn (Simplon) weather

Breithorn (Simplon)
Weather Forecast, Switzerland

 

Breithorn (Simplon) Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon morning, min -19°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, near gales from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri night, min -17°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Wed morning, calm by Fri night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
0 NW0
10 WNW10
10 NW10
10 WNW10
15 WSW15
20 SSW20
50 W50
60 WNW60
40 WNW40
45 WNW45
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
20 NW20
15 WNW15
10 W10
10 NW10
5 NW5
5 WSW5
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds mod. snow mod. snow light snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 9 6 4 10 5 1 - - - - - - -
High °C
-11 -11 -11 -10 -10 -12 -13 -18 -16 -17 -17 -10 -8 -7 -7 -6 -5 -4
Low °C
-11 -11 -12 -10 -11 -13 -15 -19 -18 -17 -17 -17 -9 -8 -8 -6 -6 -4
Chill °C
-11 -16 -16 -16 -16 -20 -26 -34 -30 -31 -29 -19 -14 -13 -13 -10 -7 -4
Freezing level m
1500 1650 1300 1500 1550 1150 1250 950 650 950 1050 350 1500 1650 1400 2100 2300 2350
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-11-11-11-10-10-12-13-18-16-17-17-10-8-7-7-6-5-4-5-5-6-4-5-7-7-12-11-11-11-7-4-3-3-1-1011-120-2-1-4-4-3-3-421044387587553244287710109
Sunrise
7:56 - - 7:56 - - 7:54 - - 7:54 - - 7:52 - - 7:52 - -
Sunset
- 5:22 - - 5:23 - - 5:24 - - 5:27 - - 5:28 - - 5:30 -

Breithorn (Simplon) Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Breithorn (Simplon) is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon morning, min -19°C on Tue afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, near gales from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

Breithorn (Simplon) Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri night, min -17°C on Wed morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Wed morning, calm by Fri night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Breithorn (Simplon) at the specific elevation of 3366 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Breithorn (Simplon). 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 Switzerland.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Visp
19 km W
640m alt.
1 hour ago
4.9° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 270).
Graechen
19 km SW
1605m alt.
3 hours ago
1.9° C
partially cloudy
No report.
25 km
Eggishorn
21 km N
2894m alt.
3 hours ago
-8.2° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 150).
Blatten-Loetschental
29 km WNW
1538m alt.
1 hour ago
1.3° C
-
Wind obs. (6 kph from 360 degs) was rejected
.
Ulrichen
34 km NNE
1345m alt.
1 hour ago
1.0° C
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 250).

* 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 Breithorn (Simplon) and within an acceptable time window.

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