Dufourspitze
Weather Forecast, Switzerland

 

Days 0-3 Dufourspitze Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Tue afternoon, min -22°C on Wed night). Mainly strong winds.

Days 3-6 Dufourspitze Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun night, min -14°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the WNW by Sun night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
25 NNW25
15 NW15
25 WSW25
40 SW40
50 SW50
10 W10
40 WNW40
45 NW45
45 NW45
45 NW45
45 WNW45
55 WNW55
50 W50
60 WNW60
50 WNW50
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
clear clear some clouds cloudy mod. snow snow shwrs clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 8 17 - - - 1 3 4 4 - - - - -
High °C
-16 -14 -14 -18 -20 -21 -21 -20 -15 -14 -13 -12 -13 -13 -13 -12 -11 -10
Low °C
-16 -15 -16 -19 -21 -22 -22 -21 -19 -14 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -12 -12 -11
Chill °C
-26 -21 -23 -31 -35 -31 -36 -35 -28 -27 -25 -24 -26 -27 -26 -23 -22 -20
Freezing level m
1550 1450 1400 1250 1100 1350 1200 1450 1150 1850 2250 2650 2550 2650 2500 2650 2750 3050
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-16-14-14-18-20-21-21-20-15-14-13-12-13-13-13-12-11-10-12-11-11-14-16-17-17-16-11-10-9-8-9-8-8-8-7-6-6-5-5-9-10-9-10-10-6-5-3-2-2-2-2-2-10-1-2-2-4-5-4-3-3-212344354443321243377910108111010
Sunrise
8:03 - - 8:04 - - 8:06 - - 8:06 - - 8:07 - - 8:07 - -
Sunset
- 4:44 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:45 - - 4:46 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Dufourspitze at the specific elevation of 4634 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
Monte Rosa
7 km WNW
2887m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.1° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the SE
(17 kph at 150).
Gornergrat
11 km WNW
3129m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.5° C
-
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 170).
Pian Rosa Mountain Top Airport
14 km WSW
3488m alt.
1 hour ago
-5.8° C
partially cloudy
No report.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 990).
40 km
Mid: scattered
Zermatt
16 km WNW
1638m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.4° C
-
Wind obs. (6 kph from 220 degs) was rejected
.
Promiod
26 km SSW
1469m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 135).

* 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.