Dufourspitze
Weather Forecast, Switzerland

 

Days 0-3 Dufourspitze Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue night, min -18°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NW on Sun night, moderate winds from the WNW by Wed morning).

Days 3-6 Dufourspitze Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Sat night, min -18°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Thu night, strong winds from the NNW by Sat morning).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
70 NW70
75 NW75
70 NW70
70 NNW70
60 NNW60
55 NNW55
40 NW40
30 NW30
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
25 WSW25
20 W20
5 W5
10 NNW10
20 NNW20
20 NW20
50 NNW50
45 NW45
heavy snow mod. snow mod. snow snow shwrs clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow some clouds clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
31 9 6 3 - - - 1 3 2 1 4 12 - - - - 1
High °C
-17 -18 -17 -17 -17 -16 -15 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -18 -17 -15 -13 -11 -10
Low °C
-18 -18 -17 -18 -17 -16 -16 -17 -17 -17 -17 -18 -18 -18 -16 -15 -12 -10
Chill °C
-33 -35 -33 -33 -32 -30 -27 -28 -30 -28 -28 -27 -24 -24 -25 -25 -23 -21
Freezing level m
1500 1250 1300 1150 700 950 700 1150 1200 850 700 900 1200 1200 1350 1400 1900 2200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-22-21-21-20-20-19-19-20-21-20-20-21-22-21-19-17-14-14-17-18-17-17-17-16-15-17-17-17-17-17-18-17-15-13-11-10-10-12-12-12-12-11-10-11-11-12-12-11-11-9-8-7-5-4-3-5-5-5-5-6-6-5-5-6-7-6-4-3-4-211422110-1110-10242487
Sunrise
- 7:58 - - 7:58 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 - - 8:02 - - 8:02 -
Sunset
- - 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:43

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Dufourspitze at the specific elevation of 4000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Dufourspitze. 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
7 km WNW
2887m alt.
2 hours ago
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 50).
Gornergrat
11 km WNW
3129m alt.
2 hours ago
-10.3° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the NNW
(37 kph at 330).
Pian Rosa Mountain Top Airport
14 km WSW
3488m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.6° C
light snow
Fog
19
Light winds from the NNE
(19 kph at 30).
5 km
Mid: sky obscured
Zermatt
16 km WNW
1638m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.2° C
-
7
Light winds from the SW
(7 kph at 220).
Promiod
26 km SSW
1469m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 47).

* 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 Dufourspitze and within an acceptable time window.