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Defender Mountain
Weather Forecast, Canada

 

Defender Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Sun afternoon, min -3°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, fresh winds from the WSW by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 12°C on Wed afternoon, min 5°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Tue morning, strong winds from the SW by Wed afternoon).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
moderate snow
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 E10
5 SW5
10 WSW10
25 WSW25
15 WSW15
15 SW15
20 WSW20
15 SW15
25 WSW25
15 SW15
10 SW10
10 SSW10
15 SSW15
20 WSW20
25 SW25
50 WSW50
15 SW15
20 WSW20
mod. snow clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
9 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-1 -2 1 2 4 8 8 6 8 7 7 10 10 9 12 10 6 9
Low °C
-3 -2 -1 1 3 6 5 5 7 5 6 10 9 9 11 6 6 8
Chill °C
-4 -5 -3 -3 1 4 4 3 5 4 5 8 8 6 8 6 3 6
Freezing level m
2450 2400 2700 3150 3350 3750 3900 3600 3850 3800 3800 4200 4400 4250 4350 4250 3850 4050
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-1-21248868771010912106944871114131315101417161619161316
Sunrise
- 6:31 - - 6:33 - - 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:37 - - 6:39 -
Sunset
- - 8:57 - - 8:54 - - 8:52 - - 8:51 - - 8:49 - - 8:46

Defender Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Defender Mountain is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Sun afternoon, min -3°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, fresh winds from the WSW by Sat night).

Defender Mountain Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryVery mild (max 12°C on Wed afternoon, min 5°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Tue morning, strong winds from the SW by Wed afternoon).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Defender Mountain at the specific elevation of 2821 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Defender Mountain. 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 Alberta.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Nakiska Ridge top
40 km NNE
2006m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.2° C
-
13
Light winds from the WSW
(13 kph at 250).
Invermere
53 km SW
865m alt.
43 minutes ago
9° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 262).
Bow Valley Airport
54 km NNE
1298m alt.
57 minutes ago
3.9° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
BowValley
56 km NNE
1298m alt.
2 hours ago
4.5° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 260).
Bragg Creek
63 km NE
1365m alt.
35 minutes ago
4° C
-
Wind obs. (11 kph from 360 degs) was rejected
.

* 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 Defender Mountain and within an acceptable time window.