Castor
Weather Forecast, Switzerland

 

Days 0-3 Castor Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sat night, min -16°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Fri night, light winds from the NNW by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Castor Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue afternoon, min -14°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
20 NW20
25 NW25
30 NNW30
30 NNW30
30 NW30
25 WNW25
25 W25
20 WSW20
10 NNW10
15 NW15
20 NW20
15 NNW15
10 SW10
10 WSW10
20 SW20
30 WSW30
20 WSW20
15 W15
clear clear clear clear some clouds heavy snow heavy snow mod. snow heavy snow mod. snow snow shwrs clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 31 14 10 26 7 2 - - - 4 5 5 2
High °C
-15 -15 -15 -13 -11 -8 -9 -11 -12 -14 -14 -9 -9 -8 -8 -10 -10 -12
Low °C
-16 -16 -16 -14 -12 -11 -9 -12 -14 -14 -14 -13 -10 -9 -10 -10 -11 -14
Chill °C
-25 -26 -26 -23 -21 -17 -18 -19 -17 -21 -23 -13 -14 -13 -15 -19 -18 -20
Freezing level m
800 1000 550 850 1300 1600 1950 1700 1450 1450 1550 1200 1550 1500 1550 1800 1850 1250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-18-18-19-16-15-13-14-15-17-19-19-14-14-12-12-14-15-17-15-15-15-13-11-8-9-11-12-14-14-9-9-8-8-10-10-12-9-9-11-7-6-2-3-4-6-6-6-4-4-4-4-3-4-6-2-3-6-1-13310100100320
Sunrise
8:02 - - 8:03 - - 8:03 - - 8:03 - - 8:04 - - 8:06 - -
Sunset
- 4:44 - - 4:44 - - 4:44 - - 4:44 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 -

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.
3 hours ago
-8.1° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 80).
Pian Rosa Mountain Top Airport
7 km WSW
3488m alt.
42 minutes ago
-14.4° C
clear
No report.
46
Strong winds from the N
(46 kph at 350).
30 km
Mid: clear
Gornergrat
7 km N
3129m alt.
42 minutes ago
-12.2° C
-
13
Light winds from the NNW
(13 kph at 330).
Zermatt
12 km NW
1638m alt.
42 minutes ago
-8.8° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 230).
Promiod
21 km SSW
1469m alt.
2 hours ago
-5° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 46).

* 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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