Castor
Weather Forecast, Switzerland

 

Castor Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the SSE by Wed afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Sat afternoon, min -13°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri afternoon, strong winds from the NNW by Sun morning).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 SE20
20 SSE20
30 SSE30
50 SSE50
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
20 NW20
20 NW20
20 NW20
25 WNW25
35 NW35
35 NNW35
25 NNW25
15 NW15
10 W10
heavy snow heavy snow mod. snow heavy snow snow shwrs some clouds light snow mod. snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
19 35 7 33 9 - 5 10 29 29 3 1 - 1 1 - - -
High °C
-7 -7 -7 -7 -8 -8 -7 -7 -7 -10 -10 -10 -9 -10 -11 -9 -9 -9
Low °C
-7 -7 -7 -7 -8 -9 -7 -7 -8 -11 -11 -11 -9 -13 -12 -10 -10 -9
Chill °C
-14 -14 -15 -17 -17 -17 -16 -16 -16 -15 -18 -18 -17 -19 -22 -17 -16 -15
Freezing level m
2450 2400 2450 2400 2300 2200 2500 2500 2350 1800 1800 2100 2250 1700 2000 2200 1750 2200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-12-12-12-12-13-13-11-11-12-14-15-15-14-15-15-14-13-13-7-7-7-7-8-8-7-7-7-10-10-10-9-10-11-9-9-9000-1-1-2000-3-4-3-2-3-4-2-3-2656655776425644535
Sunrise
- - 6:26 - - 6:26 - - 6:24 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - - 6:18
Sunset
8:24 - - 8:25 - - 8:28 - - 8:29 - - 8:30 - - 8:31 - -

Castor Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the SSE by Wed afternoon)

Castor Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Sat afternoon, min -13°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri afternoon, strong winds from the NNW by Sun morning)

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
-2.1° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 290).
Pian Rosa Mountain Top Airport
7 km WSW
3488m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.0° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
37
Fresh winds from the ESE
(37 kph at 120).
0.1 km
Mid: sky obscured
Gornergrat
7 km N
3129m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.5° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the ESE
(28 kph at 120).
Zermatt
12 km NW
1638m alt.
2 hours ago
7.6° C
-
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 50).
Promiod
21 km SSW
1469m alt.
1 hour ago
5° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 97).

* 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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