Dufourspitze
Weather Forecast, Switzerland

 

Days 0-3 Dufourspitze Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed night, min -9°C on Mon morning). Mainly strong winds.

Days 3-6 Dufourspitze Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu morning, min -21°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu night, severe gales from the SSW by Sat night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
40 NE40
30 NNE30
25 NNW25
35 N35
35 N35
30 N30
30 NNW30
35 NNW35
25 NNW25
20 NW20
20 WNW20
25 WSW25
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
60 SW60
50 SW50
60 SSW60
80 SSW80
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 15 11 16 13
High °C
-9 -8 -8 -8 -7 -6 -6 -5 -4 -5 -6 -7 -10 -11 -11 -14 -15 -17
Low °C
-9 -8 -9 -9 -7 -7 -6 -5 -5 -6 -6 -9 -10 -11 -13 -15 -16 -20
Chill °C
-20 -17 -17 -17 -16 -15 -14 -13 -11 -12 -13 -14 -20 -22 -23 -28 -29 -32
Freezing level m
3250 3300 3250 3400 3450 3700 3700 3750 3950 3750 3650 3300 2900 2850 2600 2350 2150 1850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-9-8-8-8-7-6-6-5-4-5-6-7-10-11-11-14-15-17-5-4-4-4-3-2-2-10-1-2-3-6-7-8-10-11-1322233445654300-2-4-5-6786810810121010108665320131512151713171915151714121211987
Sunrise
7:54 - - 7:54 - - 7:56 - - 7:58 - - 7:58 - - 8:00 - -
Sunset
- 6:30 - - 6:29 - - 6:27 - - 6:25 - - 6:23 - - 6:22 -

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
MonteRosa
7 km WNW
2887m alt.
53 minutes ago
3.3° C
-
Wind obs. (7 kph from 140 degs) was rejected
.
Gornergrat
11 km WNW
3129m alt.
53 minutes ago
0.3° C
-
15
Light winds from the NNW
(15 kph at 340).
Pian Rosa Mountain Top Airport
14 km WSW
3488m alt.
53 minutes ago
-2.2° C
clear
-
28
Moderate winds from the N
(28 kph at 360).
30 km
Mid: clear
Zermatt
16 km WNW
1638m alt.
53 minutes ago
2.6° C
-
6
Light winds from the SW
(6 kph at 230).
Promiod
26 km SSW
1469m alt.
2 hours ago
5° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 330).

* 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.