Castor weather

Castor
Weather Forecast, Switzerland

 

Castor Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon morning, min -6°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SW by Wed afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu morning, min -6°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
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heavy snow
snow showers
clear
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partially cloudy
clear
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snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
15 S15
15 S15
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
15 W15
10 WSW10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
15 WSW15
10 W10
15 SSW15
10 WSW10
10 SW10
10 SSW10
15 S15
20 SSW20
25 S25
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 2 13 12 - - - - - - - - - 2 8 19
High °C
2 0 -2 -3 -3 -4 -4 -5 -4 -4 -4 -4 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5
Low °C
2 -1 -3 -3 -3 -6 -4 -5 -5 -4 -4 -5 -5 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6
Chill °C
-2 -4 -7 -10 -11 -11 -9 -9 -8 -8 -9 -8 -10 -9 -9 -12 -11 -12
Freezing level m
3800 3250 3100 2950 3050 2300 2800 2750 2650 2800 2850 2700 2700 2750 2550 2600 2650 2600
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
7:43 - - 7:43 - - 7:46 - - 7:47 - - 7:48 - - 7:50 - -
Sunset
- 6:45 - - 6:43 - - 6:40 - - 6:39 - - 6:37 - - 6:36 -

Castor Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Castor is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon morning, min -6°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SW by Wed afternoon).

Castor Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu morning, min -6°C on Fri night)Wind will be generally light.

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Castor at the specific elevation of 3500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Castor. 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
MonteRosa
4 km NNE
2887m alt.
2 hours ago
6.4° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SW
(22 kph at 230).
Pian Rosa Mountain Top Airport
7 km WSW
3488m alt.
2 hours ago
0.4° C
clear
-
41
Strong winds from the SE
(41 kph at 170).
30 km
Mid: clear
Gornergrat
7 km N
3129m alt.
2 hours ago
3.6° C
-
17
Light winds from the ESE
(17 kph at 120).
Zermatt
12 km NW
1638m alt.
2 hours ago
7.2° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 250).
Promiod
21 km SSW
1469m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 354).

* 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 Castor and within an acceptable time window.

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