Castor
Weather Forecast, Switzerland

 

Days 0-3 Castor Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed night, min -7°C on Mon night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 3-6 Castor Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu night, min -23°C on Sat night). Mainly near gales.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
20 NNW20
30 N30
30 N30
25 N25
30 NNW30
35 NNW35
25 NNW25
25 NW25
25 NW25
20 WSW20
25 WSW25
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
55 SW55
20 WSW20
50 SW50
40 SW40
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 5 4 7 7 1 2
High °C
-6 -5 -4 -4 -4 -4 -2 -3 -2 -3 -7 -7 -9 -12 -14 -19 -23 -22
Low °C
-7 -6 -5 -5 -4 -4 -3 -3 -3 -5 -8 -8 -11 -13 -16 -23 -23 -22
Chill °C
-13 -13 -11 -12 -12 -12 -8 -10 -8 -9 -15 -16 -19 -24 -28 -32 -38 -38
Freezing level m
3200 3450 3500 3550 3450 3600 3950 3800 3800 3550 3000 2900 2600 2200 1750 1050 1000 1000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-6-5-4-4-4-4-2-3-2-3-7-7-9-12-14-19-23-22-1010013222-2-3-5-8-10-14-18-174685678897341-1-3-7-11-1091215101214131416121011854-1-3-2
Sunrise
- 7:54 - - 7:56 - - 7:58 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 - - 8:02 -
Sunset
- - 6:29 - - 6:28 - - 6:25 - - 6:23 - - 6:22 - - 6:21

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Castor at the specific elevation of 4228 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.
47 minutes ago
2.5° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 50).
Pian Rosa Mountain Top Airport
7 km WSW
3488m alt.
47 minutes ago
-1.2° C
-
19
Light winds from the ENE
(19 kph at 60).
30 km
Mid: clear
Gornergrat
7 km N
3129m alt.
47 minutes ago
0.0° C
-
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 10).
Zermatt
12 km NW
1638m alt.
47 minutes ago
2.6° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 210).
Promiod
21 km SSW
1469m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 82).

* 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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